Wizards Draft Central ’07

Wizards Introduce Nick Young

On June 29, Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld and the Wizards organization introduced guard/forward Nick Young to the local media.

Wizards Select Nick Young, Dominic McGuire

The Washington Wizards selected 6’7" swingman Nick Young from Southern California with the 16th overall pick in the first round of the 2007 NBA Draft. The team used their second round pick (47th overall) to select Dominic McGuire from Fresno State.

Dave's Draft Blog

Wizards radio announcer Dave Johnson got an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what goes on in the team's Draft Room on Draft Night. Read his play-by-play of the evening's events.

Grunfeld Discusses the Draft

Wizards President of Basketball Operations Ernie Grunfeld met with members of the media to discuss the upcoming draft, and touched on other topics regarding the team. You can listen to the full press conference and leave your thoughts on Ernie's comments by visiting our official blog.

  • VIDEO: One-on One-with Ernie

    Pre-Draft Workouts Complete

    The Wizards conducted their final set of pre-draft workouts before Thursday’s draft. The players who took part were Dontaye Draper (College of Charleston), Gabe Pruitt (USC) and Marcus Williams (Arizona).

    Previous Workouts:
  • June 25, 2007
  • June 22, 2007
  • June 21, 2007
  • June 18, 2007
  • June 15, 2007
  • June 12, 2007
  • June 11, 2007
  • June 8, 2007: Part I | Part II
  • June 7, 2007

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    Complete Prospect Workout List

    Mohamed Abukar (San Diego State)
    Shagari Alleyne (Manhattan)
    Morris Almond (Rice)
    Marco Belinelli (Italy)
    Dwight Brewington (Liberty)
    Bobby Brown (Cal State Fullerton)
    Derrick Byars (Vanderbilt)
    Daequan Cook (Ohio State)
    Javaris Crittenton (Georgia Tech)
    Jamareo Davidson (Alabama)
    Glen Davis (Louisiana State)
    Eric Dawson (Midwestern State)
    Dontaye Draper (College of Charleston)
    Jared Dudley (Boston College)
    Carl Elliott (George Washington)
    Jamon Gordon (Virginia Tech)
    Aaron Gray (Pittsburgh)
    Caleb Green (Oral Roberts)
    Taurean Green (Florida)
    DeVon Hardin (California)
    Brandon Heath (San Diego State)
    Lee Humphrey (Florida)

    Jarrius Jackson (Texas Tech)
    Jared Jordan (Marist)
    Cartier Martin (Kansas State)
    Josh McRoberts (Duke)
    Michael Peeples(Fairleigh Dickinson)
    Gabe Pruitt
    J.R. Reynolds (Virginia)
    Keith Simmons (Holy Cross)
    Jason Smith (Colorado State)
    D.J. Strawberry
    Curtis Sumpter (Villanova)
    Reyshawn Terry (North Carolina)
    Anthony Tolliver (Creighton)
    Ali Traore (France)
    Larry Turner (Tennessee State)
    Kyle Visser (Wake Forest)
    Darryl Watkins (Syracuse)
    Marcus Williams (Arizona)
    Major Wingate (Tennessee)
    Avis Wyatt (Virginia State)
    Nick Young (USC)
    Thaddeus Young (Georgia Tech)
    Sun Yue (China)

    Wizards Draft Contest '07

    Should the Wizards draft a big man? Or maybe you've got a quick guard in mind. Here's your chance to guess who the Wizards will draft with the 16th pick of the NBA Draft. If you pick correctly, you will qualify to win a signed Antawn Jamison jersey!

    Mock Drafts Around the Web

    ESPN Insider
    1- Portland Greg Oden Greg Oden Greg Oden Greg Oden
    2 - Seattle Kevin Durant Kevin Durant Kevin Durant Kevin Durant
    3 - Atlanta Al Horford Al Horford Al Horford Al Horford
    4 - Memphis Mike Conley Brandan Wright Mike Conley Mike Conley
    5 - Boston Yi Jianlian Yi Jianlian Yi Jianlian Yi Jianlian
    6 - Milwaukee Jeff Green Mike Conley Jeff Green Brandan Wright
    7 - Minnesota Joakim Noah Spencer Hawes Corey Brewer Joakim Noah
    8 - Charlotte Brandan Wright Corey Brewer Brandan Wright Corey Brewer
    9 - Chicago Julian Wright Joakim Noah Joakim Noah Spencer Hawes
    10 - Sacramento Corey Brewer Julian Wright Al Thornton Jeff Green
    11 - Atlanta Javaris Crittenton Javaris Crittenton Acie Law Acie Law
    12 - Philadelphia Spencer Hawes Jeff Green Julian Wright Al Thornton
    13 - New Orleans Nick Young Al Thornton Thaddeus Young Nick Young
    14 - L.A. Clippers Al Thornton Acie Law Nick Young Javaris Crittenton
    15 - Detroit Rodney Stuckey Nick Young Rodney Stuckey Rodney Stuckey
    16 - Washington Marco Belinelli Thaddeus Young Spencer Hawes Julian Wright
    *All mock draft results are as of June 28, 2007