Who was drafted number 1 in the 1981 NBA draft?

Who was drafted number 1 in the 1981 NBA draft?

Mark Aguirre
Mark Aguirre was selected first overall by the Dallas Mavericks. Isiah Thomas was selected second overall by the Detroit Pistons. Albert King was selected 10th overall by the New Jersey Nets….Draft.

Round 1
Pick 1
Player Mark Aguirre+
Pos. G/F
School/club team DePaul (Jr.)

Who drafted Isiah Thomas?

Sacramento Kings
After electing to forgo his senior year of college, Thomas was selected by the Sacramento Kings with the final pick in the 2011 NBA draft. He spent three seasons with the Kings before joining the Phoenix Suns in 2014. Thomas was traded to the Boston Celtics in February 2015.

Who was the first pick in the 1982 NBA draft?

James Worthy
The 1982 NBA draft took place on June 29, 1982, at the Felt Forum at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York….

1982 NBA draft
General information
League NBA
First selection James Worthy (Los Angeles Lakers)
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What draft pick was Robert Parish?

1976 (Round: 1 / Pick: 8)
Robert Parish/NBA drafts

How did the Lakers get the number 1 pick in 82?

The Lakers ended up with the first overall pick in the 1982 NBA Draft as the result of a trade with Cleveland midway through the 1979-80 season, when the Lakers had sent Don Ford and a 1980 first-round pick (eventually Chad Kinch) to the Cavaliers for Butch Lee and their 1982 selection.

How did Lakers draft James Worthy?

During the 1979-1980 season, the Lakers and the Cavaliers engaged in a trade that would send Don Ford and the 22nd pick in the Draft to Cleveland in exchange for Butch Lee and a future first-round pick in the 1982 Draft. …