1951 NBA Draft Pick Transactions

 

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Territorial Pick
1 T-1
Lakers
  Myer "Whitey" Skoog
Round 1
2 1-1
Hawks
  Gene Melchiorre
3 1-2
Hawks
  Mel Hutchins
4 1-3
  Marc Freiberger
5 1-4
Pistons
  Emilio "Zeke" Sinicola
6 1-5
Hawks
  John McConathy
7 1-6
Knicks
  Ed Smith
8 1-7
Celtics
  Ernie Barrett
9 1-8
Kings
  Sam Ranzino
10 1-9
Warriors
  Don Sunderlage
 
Lakers
used to select Whitey Skoog as territorial pick (above)  
Round 2
11 2-1
Hawks
  Jack Stone
12 2-2
Hawks
  Bill Gossett
13 2-3
  Scotty Steagall
14 2-4
Pistons
  Jack Kiley
15 2-5
Hawks
  Don Savage
16 2-6
Knicks
  Roland Minson
17 2-7
Celtics
  Bill Garrett
18 2-8
Kings
  Ray Ragelis
19 2-9
Warriors
  Mel Payton
20 2-10
Lakers
  Lew Hitch
Round 3
21 3-1
Hawks
  Bill Mann
22 3-2
Hawks
  Ron Bontemps
23 3-3
  Glenn Kammeyer
24 3-4
Pistons
  Jake Fendley
25 3-5
Hawks
  Bato Govedarica
26 3-6
Knicks
  Joe Luchi
27 3-7
Celtics
  John Furlong
28 3-8
Kings
  Fred Diute
29 3-9
Warriors
  Bob Schloss
30 3-10
Lakers
  Bob Payne
Round 4
31 4-1
Hawks
  Bill Hagler
32 4-2
Hawks
  Jim Slaughter
33 4-3
  Bill Tosheff
34 4-4
Pistons
  Herb Hargett
35 4-5
Hawks
  Paul Horvath
36 4-6
Knicks
  Lloyd Sandstrom
37 4-7
Celtics
  Bob Barnett
38 4-8
Kings
  Elmer Behnke
39 4-9
Warriors
  Jud Milhon
40 4-10
Lakers
  Gale McArthur
Round 5
41 5-1
Hawks
  Leroy Ishman
42 5-2
Hawks
  Bob Sakel
43 5-3
  Bob Pierce
44 5-4
Pistons
  Leo Johnson
45 5-5
Hawks
  Glen Anderson
46 5-6
Knicks
  Tom Smith
47 5-7
Celtics
  Rip Gish
48 5-8
Kings
  Dan Bagley
49 5-9
Warriors
  Mike Kearns
50 5-10
Lakers
  Leo Vander Kuy
Round 6
51 6-1
Hawks
  Glen Duggins
52 6-2
Hawks
  John Rennicke
53 6-3
  Marv Johnson
54 6-4
Pistons
  Frank Clasbeek
55 6-5
Hawks
  Bob Wheeler
56 6-6
Knicks
  Al McGuire
57 6-7
Celtics
  Jim Luisi
58 6-8
Kings
  Jim Ove
59 6-9
Warriors
  Bob Swails
60 6-10
Lakers
  Deward Dopson
Round 7
61 7-1
Hawks
  Tom Riach
62 7-2
Hawks
  Bob Ambler
63 7-3
  Ted Beach
64 7-4
Pistons
  Jim Ramstead
65 7-5
Hawks
  Roy Reardon
66 7-6
Knicks
  Sid Ryen
67 7-7
Celtics
  John Azary
68 7-8
Kings
  John Brown
69 7-9
Warriors
  George Dempsey
70 7-10
Lakers
  Ed Head
Round 8
71 8-1
Hawks
  Bill Harper
72 8-2
Hawks
  Aaron Preece
73 8-3
  George Kelly
74 8-4
Pistons
  John Manning
75 8-5
Hawks
  Tom Jockle
76 8-6
Celtics
  Hugo Kappler
77 8-7
Kings
  George Davidson
78 8-8
Warriors
  Jim Phelan
Round 9
79 9-1
Hawks
  Bob Crowe
80 9-2
Hawks
  Wayne Tucker
81 9-3
Hawks
  Ray Kirkwasser
82 9-4
Warriors
  Hugh Faulkner
Round 10
83 10-1
Hawks
  Dan Torrey
84 10-2
Hawks
  John DeWitt
85 10-3
Warriors
  Paul Gerwin
Round 11
86 11-1
Hawks
  Clem Pavilonis
Round 12
87 12-1
Hawks
  John Burke