2009 NBA Draft: Top 10 by Age

    
April 23rd, 2009

Top Ten Prospects By Age

Last Updated April 23rd. (Note that the status of Draft entrants is still in flux.)

Click on player for complete profile & scouting report. More profiles added daily. Ranking based on CHN's 6-star ranking system (see below)

 

Also: Top 10 by Position - Top 10 by Class

 

18


1) Ricky Rubio - PG - DKV Joventut

2) Jrue Holiday - SG - UCLA

 

19


1) James Harden - SG - Arizona State

2) Brandon Jennings - PG - Arizona

3) Tyreke Evans - PG/SG - Memphis

4) DeMar DeRozan - SG - USC

 

20


1) Blake Griffin - PF - Oklahoma

2) BJ Mullens - C - Ohio State

3) Jeff Teague - PG/SG - Wake Forest

4) Patrick Mills - PG - St. Mary's

5) Omri Casspi - SF - Macabbi Tel Aviv

6) Patrick Patterson - SF/PF - Kentucky

7) DeJuan Blair - PF - Pittsburgh

8) Nick Calathes - PG - Florida

9) Jonny Flynn - PG - Syracuse

10) Austin Daye - SF - Gonzaga

 

21 (There are more 21 year olds than anything else, so I've listed the Top 20)


1) Ty Lawson - PG - UNC

2) Jordan Hill - PF - Arizona

3) Stephen Curry - PG/SG - Davidson  

4) Earl Clark - SF - Louisville

5) Gerald Henderson - SG - Duke

6) Eric Maynor - PG - VCU

7) Chase Budinger - SF - Arizona

8) Craig Brackins - F - Iowa State

9) Wayne Ellington - SG - UNC

10) Damion James - SF - Texas

11) Darren Collison - PG - UCLA

12) Terrence Williams - SG - Louisville

13) Jodie Meeks - SG - Kentucky

14) Marcus Thornton - SG - LSU

15) Dar Tucker - SG - DePaul

16) DaJuan Summers - PF - Georgetown

17) Rodrigues Beaubois - PG - Cholet

18) Nando de Colo - PG - Cholet

19) Jerel McNeal - SG - Marquette

20) Danny Green - SG - UNC

 

22


1) Hasheem Thabeet - C - UCONN

2) James Johnson - SF - Wake Forest

3) AJ Price - PG - UCONN

4) Tyler Smith - SF - Tennessee

5) Josh Heytvelt - PF - Gonzaga

6) DeMarre Carroll - SF - Missouri

7) Grievis Vasquez - PG - Maryland

8) Jon Brockman - PF - Washington

9 ) Curtis Jerrells - G - Baylor

10) Jermaine Taylor - SG - UCF

 

23+


1) Sam Young - SF - Pittsburgh - 24

2) Tyler Hansbrough - PF/C - UNC

3) Lee Cummard - SG - BYU  - 24

4) Toney Douglas - PG - Florida St

5) Jeremy Pargo - PG - Gonzaga

6) Lester Hudson - PG - UT-Martin  - 24

7) Taj Gibson - PF - USC

8) Chris Johnson - PF - LSU

9) Luke Nevill - C - Utah

10) Jack McClinton - SG - Miami - 24

 

CHN's Six-Star Ranking System


= Superstar/All-NBA Potential

= Potential NBA All-Star

= Consistent NBA Starter

= 6th Man/Fringe Starter

= Career Reserve

= Fringe NBA Player/12th Man

0 stars = Life in the Minor Leagues

 

Also: Top 10 by Position - Top 10 by Class

 

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