18th Picks in the NBA Draft Since 1980
1 / 40The Indiana Pacers will have the 18th pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. Historically, players taken with the 18th pick enjoy productive NBA careers. Over the past 40 years, six players drafted 18th overall have made an All-Star team and one has been inducted into the Hall of Fame. Indiana has had the 18th pick twice over that span, including two years ago when they drafted TJ Leaf. Nine players drafted in that slot have signed a contract with the Pacers at some point in their careers. What should fans expect from the 18th overall selection? Click through for a comprehensive look at each and every player drafted in that slot since 1980.