Best undrafted NBA players of all-time

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 12:49 pm
With xbay asking the question of who we think got snubbed, I started thinking who could be considered the best undrafted NBA players of all-time. Or maybe the last 20 years or so because I dont know much earlier than that.

Anyway, started brainstorming and here are some guys that jump out at me:

John Starks
Udonis Haslem
Ben Wallace
Avery Johnson
Bruce Bowen
Bo Outlaw
Brad Miller

Out of those, I guess Starks and Wallace would have to top the list. I gotta be missing someone though...
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 12:59 pm
Darrell Armstrong
Kelenna Azabuike
Jose Calderon
Mike James had a good year
Raja Bell
David Wesley
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 1:00 pm
Good calls on Armstrong and Wesley. Definately deserving to be listed. Raja Bell probably as well.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 1:03 pm
bada wrote:Good calls on Armstrong and Wesley. Definately deserving to be listed. Raja Bell probably as well.


Yeah, Armstrong just seemed to be around forever.


Wesley on the other hand will have his entire career overshadowed by this moment:

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cvOm7dPS0Uw[/youtube]
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 1:45 pm
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bada wrote:Good calls on Armstrong and Wesley. Definately deserving to be listed. Raja Bell probably as well.


Yeah, Armstrong just seemed to be around forever.


Wesley on the other hand will have his entire career overshadowed by this moment:

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cvOm7dPS0Uw[/youtube]


WOW, that was BRUTAL. I dont think I have ever seen that.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 2:16 pm
wasnt Stephen Jackson undrafted?
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 2:20 pm
"Always" Next wrote:wasnt Stephen Jackson undrafted?


nope, he was a mid 2nd rounder
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 2:30 pm
Janero Pargo had a couple decent seasons, he was undrafted I believe.
Mikki Moore
Chuckie Atkins
Andres Nocioni
Jamareo Moon
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 2:37 pm
"Always" Next wrote:Janero Pargo had a couple decent seasons, he was undrafted I believe.


yeah, I think you might be right, although dont think he is good enough to make the list with those others.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 5:04 pm
I think we will be able to add more names to the list at the end of this year..................after we sign about 6 undrafted rookies and have to have them all play major minutes in our rotation all year. :wink:

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