Thursday, June 30, 2011

Kentucky Currently Has 17 Players in the NBA


There are currently 17 players from the University of Kentucky who are active in the NBA.

That number may drop depending Kelenna Azubuike finding a new home and DeAndre Liggins and Josh Harrellson making their respective teams.

Either way, 17 players, including nine in the last two NBA Drafts, is an overwhelming number.

Wildcats in the NBA:

- Nazr Mohammed — Oklahoma City Thunder
- Jamaal Magloire — Miami Heat*
- Tayshaun Prince — Detroit Pistons*
- Keith Bogans — Chicago Bulls
- Chuck Hayes — Houston Rockets*
- Rajon Rondo — Boston Celtics
- Kelenna Azubuike — Free Agent*
- Jodie Meeks — Philadelphia 76ers
- John Wall — Washington Wizards
- DeMarcus Cousins — Sacramento Kings
- Eric Bledsoe — Los Angeles Clippers
- Patrick Patterson — Houston Rockets
- Daniel Orton — Orlando Magic
- Enes Kanter — Utah Jazz
- Brandon Knight — Detroit Pistons
- Josh Harrellson — New York Knicks
- DeAndre Liggins — Orlando Magic

* Unrestricted free agent

Bonus:

Name - Last Season's Team (League)

- Erik Daniels - Erie BayHawks (NBA Development League)
- Antoine Walker - Iowa Stamped (NBA Development League)
- Heshimu Evans - Sport Lisbon Benfica (Portugal LPB)
- Cliff Hawkins - PBG Basket Poznan (Poland PLK)
- Gerald Fitch - Unicaja (Spain ACB)
- Andre Riddick - TEC Spirou Charleroi (Belgium D1)
- Randolph Morris - Beijing Ducks (China CBA)
- Ramon Harris - Ningxia Hanas (China NBL)
- Adam Delph - Asbury University (NAIA DII)
- Jared Carter - Rochester RazorSharks (USA PBL)
- Patrick Sparks - BC Odessa (Ukraine Superleague)
- Ramel Bradley - Maccabi Ashdod (Israel Premier League)
- Antwain Barbour - Erdemirspor Belediyesi (Turkey TBL)

Free Agents:

- Joe Crawford - Last played in China
- Kevin Galloway - Last played at Texas Southern
- Souleymane Camara - Last played for Kentucky Bisons (team cancelled season)
- Brandon Stockton - Last played for Kentucky Bisons (team cancelled season)
- Perry Stevenson - Last played for Rochester RazorSharks

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