2011 NBA Draft Results

The 2011 NBA Draft was held at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on June 23rd, 2011. The draft was broadcast on ESPN and kicked off at 7PM EST and consisted of two rounds of 60 total picks. Each team in the NBA took turns based on the draft order and were able to choose eligible US college basketball players, international players, and other eligible participants. The Cleveland Cavaliers had the first pick in the draft, and they chose the star freshman, Duke guard, Kyrie Irving with the first overall pick of the draft. There was one D-League player chosen with the 2011 NBA Draft, and there were also 12 overall international players chosen in the NBA Draft.

Kyrie Irving

2011 was notable in that it was the final time that the New Jersey Nets would make a selection in the draft before making the relocation to Brooklyn, New York.

2011 NBA Draft Results

RoundPickPlayerPositionNationalityTeamSchool/club team
11Kyrie IrvingPG United StatesCleveland Cavaliers (from L.A. Clippers)Duke (Fr.)
12Derrick WilliamsSF/PF United StatesMinnesota TimberwolvesArizona (So.)
13Enes KanterC TurkeyUtah Jazz (from New Jersey)Kentucky (Fr.)
14Tristan ThompsonPF CanadaCleveland CavaliersTexas (Fr.)
15Jonas Valan?i?nasC LithuaniaToronto RaptorsLietuvos Rytas (Lithuania)
16Jan VeselýPF Czech RepublicWashington WizardsPartizan (Serbia)
17Bismack BiyomboPF DR CongoSacramento Kings (traded to Charlotte)Fuenlabrada (Spain)
18Brandon KnightPG United StatesDetroit PistonsKentucky (Fr.)
19Kemba WalkerPG United StatesCharlotte BobcatsConnecticut (Jr.)
110Jimmer FredettePG United StatesMilwaukee Bucks (traded to Sacramento)BYU (Sr.)
111Klay ThompsonSG United StatesGolden State WarriorsWashington State (Jr.)
112Alec BurksSG United StatesUtah JazzColorado (So.)
113Markieff MorrisPF United StatesPhoenix SunsKansas (Jr.)
114Marcus MorrisPF United StatesHouston RocketsKansas (Jr.)
115Kawhi LeonardSF United StatesIndiana Pacers (traded to San Antonio)San Diego State (So.)
116Nikola Vu?evi?C MontenegroPhiladelphia 76ersUSC (Jr.)
117Iman ShumpertSG United StatesNew York KnicksGeorgia Tech (Jr.)
118Chris SingletonSF United StatesWashington Wizards (from Atlanta)Florida State (Jr.)
119Tobias HarrisSF United StatesCharlotte Bobcats (from New Orleans via Portland, traded toMilwaukee)Tennessee (Fr.)
120Donatas Motiej?nasPF LithuaniaMinnesota Timberwolves (from Memphis via Utah, traded toHouston)Benetton Treviso (Italy)
121Nolan SmithPG United StatesPortland Trail BlazersDuke (Sr.)
122Kenneth FariedPF United StatesDenver NuggetsMorehead State (Sr.)
123Nikola MirotiPF SpainHouston Rockets (from Orlando via Phoenix, traded toChicago via Minnesota)Real Madrid (Spain)
124Reggie JacksonPG United StatesOklahoma City ThunderBoston College (Jr.)
125MarShon BrooksSG United StatesBoston Celtics (traded to New Jersey)Providence (Sr.)
126Jordan HamiltonSG United StatesDallas Mavericks (traded to Denver)Texas (So.)
127JaJuan JohnsonPF United StatesNew Jersey Nets (from L.A. Lakers, traded to Boston)Purdue (Sr.)
128Norris ColePG United StatesChicago Bulls (from Miami via Toronto, traded to Miami viaMinnesota)Cleveland State (Sr.)
129Cory JosephPG CanadaSan Antonio SpursTexas (Fr.)
130Jimmy ButlerSF United StatesChicago BullsMarquette (Sr.)
231Bojan BogdanoviSF CroatiaMiami Heat (from Minnesota, traded to New Jersey via Minnesota)Cibona Zagreb (Croatia)[n 8]
232Justin HarperPF United StatesCleveland Cavaliers (traded to Orlando)Richmond (Sr.)
233Kyle SinglerSF United StatesDetroit Pistons (from Toronto)Duke (Sr.)
234Shelvin MackPG United StatesWashington WizardsButler (Jr.)
235Tyler HoneycuttSF United StatesSacramento KingsUCLA (So.)
236Jordan WilliamsPF United StatesNew Jersey NetsMaryland (So.)
237Trey ThompkinsPF United StatesLos Angeles Clippers (from Detroit)Georgia (Jr.)
238Chandler ParsonsSF United StatesHouston Rockets (from L.A. Clippers)[l]Florida (Sr.)
239Jeremy TylerPF United StatesCharlotte Bobcats (traded to Golden State)Tokyo Apache (Japan)
240Jon LeuerPF United StatesMilwaukee BucksWisconsin (Sr.)
241Darius MorrisPG United StatesLos Angeles Lakers (from Golden State via New Jersey)Michigan (So.)
242D?vis Bert?ns#SF LatviaIndiana Pacers (traded to San Antonio)Union Olimpija (Slovenia)
243Malcolm LeeSG United StatesChicago Bulls (from Utah,[m] traded to Minnesota)UCLA (Jr.)
244Charles JenkinsPG United StatesGolden State Warriors (from Phoenix via Chicago)[n]Hofstra (Sr.)
245Josh HarrellsonC United StatesNew Orleans Hornets (from Philadelphia,[o] traded to New York)Kentucky (Sr.)
246Andrew GoudelockPG United StatesLos Angeles Lakers (from New York)College of Charleston (Sr.)
247Travis LeslieSG United StatesLos Angeles Clippers (from Houston)Georgia (Jr.)
248Keith BensonC United StatesAtlanta HawksOakland (Sr.)
249Josh SelbyPG United StatesMemphis GrizzliesKansas (Fr.)
250Lavoy AllenPF United StatesPhiladelphia 76ers (from New Orleans)[o]Temple (Sr.)
251Jon Diebler#SG United StatesPortland Trail BlazersOhio State (Sr.)
252Vernon MacklinPF United StatesDetroit Pistons (from Denver)Florida (Sr.)
253DeAndre LigginsSG United StatesOrlando MagicKentucky (Jr.)
254Milan Ma?van#PF SerbiaCleveland Cavaliers (from Oklahoma City via Miami)[r]Maccabi Tel Aviv (Israel)
255E'Twaun MooreSG United StatesBoston CelticsPurdue (Sr.)
256Chukwudiebere Maduabum#PF NigeriaLos Angeles Lakers (traded to Denver)[L]Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
257Tanguy Ngombo#SF QatarDallas Mavericks (traded to Portland)Al Rayyan (Qatar)
258Ater Majok#PF AustraliaLos Angeles Lakers (from Miami)Gold Coast Blaze (Australia)
259Ádám Hanga#SG HungarySan Antonio SpursAlbacomp (Hungaria)
260Isaiah ThomasPG United StatesSacramento Kings (from Chicago via Milwaukee)[t]Washington (Jr.)