2009 NBA Draft: Top 10 By Position

    
April 21st, 2009

Top Ten Prospects By Position

Last Updated April 21st. (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)

 

Point Guard


1) Ricky Rubio - PG - DKV Joventut

2) Tyreke Evans - PG/SG - Memphis

3) Brandon Jennings - PG - Arizona

4) Ty Lawson - PG - UNC

5) Stephen Curry - PG/SG - Davidson

4) Eric Maynor - PG - VCU

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

6) Nick Calathes - PG - Florida

7) Darren Collison - PG - UCLA

8) Jonny Flynn - PG - Syracuse

9) AJ Price - PG - UCONN

10) Toney Douglas - PG - Florida St

 

Shooting Guard


1) James Harden - SG - Arizona State

2) Jeff Teague - PG/SG - Wake Forest

3) DeMar DeRozan - SG - USC

4) Gerald Henderson - SG - Duke

5) Terrence Williams - SG - Louisville

6) Wayne Ellington - SG - UNC

7) Jrue Holiday - SG - UCLA

8) Jodie Meeks - SG - Kentucky

9) Marcus Thornton - SG - LSU

10) Lee Cummard - SG - BYU

 

Small Forward


1) Earl Clark - SF - Louisville

2) Sam Young - SF - Pittsburgh

3) Chase Budinger - SF - Arizona

4) James Johnson - SF - Wake Forest

5) Omri Casspi - SF - Macabbi Tel Aviv

6) Austin Daye - SF - Gonzaga

7) Damion James - SF - Texas

8) Tyler Smith - SF - Tennessee

9) DeMarre Carroll - SF - Missouri

10) Vladimir Dasic - SF - Buducnost Podgorica

 

Power Forward


1) Blake Griffin - PF - Oklahoma

2) Jordan Hill - PF - Arizona

3) Craig Brackins - F - Iowa State

4) Patrick Patterson - SF/PF - Kentucky

5) DeJuan Blair - PF - Pittsburgh

6) Tyler Hansbrough - PF/C - UNC

7) Josh Heytvelt - PF - Gonzaga

8) Derrick Brown - SF - Xavier

9) Jeff Pendergraph - PF - Arizona State

10) Jon Brockman - PF - Washington

 

Center


1) Hasheem Thabeet - C - UCONN

2) BJ Mullens - C - Ohio State

3) Vitor Faverini - PF/C - Malaga

4) Luke Nevill - C - Utah

5) Vyacheslav Kravtsov - C - Zalgiris Kaunas

5) John Bryant - C - Santa Clara

6) Gasper Vidmar - C - Fenerbahce

7) Tony Gaffney - C - UMASS

 

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

 

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