2012 NBA Draft Results

The 2012 NBA Draft took place at the Prudential Center located in Newark, New Jersey on June 28th, 2012. The draft was broadcast on ESPN and kicked off at 7PM EST and saw all of the teams in the NBA take turns selecting eligible college, other, and International players for the draft. The 2012 Draft saw a first with two teammates from the same college team being drafted in the first and second spots in the draft with Anthony Davis being picked by the New Orleans Pelicans as the overall #1 and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist going #2 being picked by the

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now Charlotte Hornets. Kentucky also set a record by having a total of six players being picked in the two rounds of the draft. This was also the first draft to see the same conference, the SEC, have a total of three freshmen taken in the first three spots of the draft (Florida guard, Bradley Beal was taken third). The 2012 NBA Draft was also the first to see the Brooklyn Nets pick players after making their move from New Jersey.

2012 NBA Draft Results

RoundPickPlayerPositionNationalityTeamSchool/club team
11Anthony DavisPF/C United StatesNew Orleans HornetsKentucky (Fr.)
12Michael Kidd-GilchristSF United StatesCharlotte BobcatsKentucky (Fr.)
13Bradley BealSG United StatesWashington WizardsFlorida (Fr.)
14Dion WaitersSG United StatesCleveland CavaliersSyracuse (So.)
15Thomas RobinsonPF United StatesSacramento KingsKansas (Jr.)
16Damian Lillard*PG United StatesPortland Trail Blazers (from Brooklyn)Weber St. (Sr.)
17Harrison BarnesSF United StatesGolden State WarriorsNorth Carolina (So.)
18Terrence RossSG United StatesToronto RaptorsWashington (So.)
19Andre DrummondC United StatesDetroit PistonsConnecticut (Fr.)
110Austin RiversSG United StatesNew Orleans Hornets (from Minnesota via L.A. Clippers)Duke (Fr.)
111Meyers LeonardC United StatesPortland Trail BlazersIllinois (So.)
112Jeremy LambSG United StatesHouston Rockets (from Milwaukee)Connecticut (So.)
113Kendall MarshallPG United StatesPhoenix SunsNorth Carolina (So.)
114John HensonPF United StatesMilwaukee Bucks (from Houston)North Carolina (Jr.)
115Maurice HarklessSF United StatesPhiladelphia 76ersSt. John's (Fr.)
116Royce WhitePF United StatesHouston Rockets (from New York)Iowa St. (So.)
117Tyler ZellerC United StatesDallas Mavericks (traded to Cleveland)North Carolina (Sr.)
118Terrence JonesPF United StatesHouston Rockets (from Utah via Minnesota)Kentucky (So.)
119Andrew NicholsonPF CanadaOrlando MagicSt. Bonaventure (Sr.)
120Evan FournierSG FranceDenver NuggetsPoitiers (France)
121Jared SullingerPF United StatesBoston CelticsOhio St. (So.)
122Fab MeloC BrazilBoston Celtics (from L.A. Clippers via Oklahoma City)Syracuse (So.)
123John JenkinsSG United StatesAtlanta HawksVanderbilt (Jr.)
124Jared CunninghamSG United StatesCleveland Cavaliers (from L.A. Lakers, traded to Dallas)Oregon St. (Jr.)
125Tony WrotenPG United StatesMemphis GrizzliesWashington (Fr.)
126Miles PlumleePF United StatesIndiana PacersDuke (Sr.)
127Arnett MoultriePF United StatesMiami Heat (traded to Philadelphia)Mississippi St. (Jr.)
128Perry Jones IIIPF United StatesOklahoma City ThunderBaylor (So.)
129Marquis TeaguePG United StatesChicago BullsKentucky (Fr.)
130Festus EzeliC NigeriaGolden State Warriors (from San Antonio)Vanderbilt (Sr.)
231Jeffery TaylorSF SwedenCharlotte BobcatsVanderbilt (Sr.)
232TomᚠSatoranskýSG Czech RepublicWashington WizardsBanca Cívica (Spain)
233Bernard JamesC United StatesCleveland Cavaliers (traded to Dallas)Florida St. (Sr.)
234Jae CrowderSF United StatesCleveland Cavaliers (from New Orleans via Miami, traded toDallas)Marquette (Sr.)
235Draymond GreenPF United StatesGolden State Warriors (from Brooklyn)Michigan St. (Sr.)
236Orlando JohnsonSG United StatesSacramento Kings (traded to Indiana)UC Santa Barbara (Sr.)
237Quincy AcyPF United StatesToronto RaptorsBaylor (Sr.)
238Quincy MillerSF United StatesDenver Nuggets (from Golden State via New York)Baylor (Fr.)
239Khris MiddletonSF United StatesDetroit PistonsTexas A&M (Jr.)
240Will BartonSG United StatesPortland Trail Blazers (from Minnesota via Houston)Memphis (So.)
241Tyshawn TaylorPG United StatesPortland Trail Blazers (traded to Brooklyn)Kansas (Sr.)
242Doron LambSG United StatesMilwaukee BucksKentucky (So.)
243Mike ScottPF United StatesAtlanta Hawks (from Phoenix)[m]Virginia (Sr.)
244Kim EnglishSG United StatesDetroit Pistons (from Houston)[n]Missouri (Sr.)
245Justin HamiltonC United StatesPhiladelphia 76ers (traded to Miami)LSU (Jr.)
246Darius MillerSF United StatesNew Orleans Hornets (from Dallas via Washington)[o]Kentucky (Sr.)
247Kevin MurphySG United StatesUtah JazzTennessee Tech (Sr.)
248Kostas PapanikolaouSF GreeceNew York KnicksOlympiacos (Greece)
249Kyle O'QuinnPF United StatesOrlando MagicNorfolk St. (Sr.)
250?zzet Türky?lmazPF TurkeyDenver NuggetsBanvit (Turkey)
251Kris JosephSF CanadaBoston CelticsSyracuse (Sr.)
252Ognjen Kuzmi?C Bosnia and Herzegovina[n 1]Golden State Warriors (from Atlanta)[p]Clinicas Rincón (Spain)
253Furkan AldemirPF TurkeyLos Angeles ClippersGalatasaray (Turkey)
254Tornike ShengeliaSF GeorgiaPhiladelphia 76ers (from Memphis,[q] traded to Brooklyn)Spirou Charleroi (Belgium)
255Darius Johnson-OdomSG United StatesDallas Mavericks (from L.A. Lakers,[r] traded back to the L.A. Lakers)Marquette (Sr.)
256Tomislav Zub?i?PF CroatiaToronto Raptors (from Indiana)[s]Cibona Zagreb (Croatia)
257?lkan KaramanPF TurkeyBrooklyn Nets (from Miami)[t]P?nar Kar??yaka (Turkey)
258Robbie HummelSF United StatesMinnesota Timberwolves (from Oklahoma City)[u]Purdue (Sr.)
259Marcus DenmonPG United StatesSan Antonio SpursMissouri (Sr.)
260Robert SacreC Canada[n 2]Los Angeles Lakers (from Chicago via Milwaukee andBrooklyn)[v]Gonzaga (Sr.)