1953 NBA Draft Pick Transactions

Draft order for rounds after the first round are not known (except for Celtics, Knicks, and Warriors as indicated).

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Territorial Pick
1 T-1
Knicks
  Walter Dukes
Round 1
2 1-1
Warriors
  Ernie Beck
3 1-2
Hawks
  Ray Felix
4 1-3
Hawks
  Bob Houbregs
5 1-4
Pistons
  Jack Molinas
6 1-5
Kings
  Richie Regan
7 1-6
Celtics
  Frank Ramsey
8 1-7
Hawks
  James Neal
 
Knicks
used to select Walter Dukes as territorial pick (above)  
9 1-8
Lakers
  James Fritsche
Bullets
   
Hawks
  Bob Speight
   
Hawks
  Bob Peterson
   
Hawks
  Bill Schyman
   
Hawks
  Paul Nolen
   
Hawks
  Elmer Tolson
   
Hawks
  Herman Sledzik
   
Hawks
  Connie Rea
   
Hawks
  Dennis Murphy
   
Hawks
  Jack Carby
   
Hawks
  Bob Emmercik
   
Hawks
  Russ Johnson
   
Hawks
  Don Stemmerich
   
Hawks
  Bob Kraback
   
Hawks
  Joe Piorkowski
   
Hawks
  Edward Walsh
Celtics
  2
Celtics
  Chet Noe
  3
Celtics
  Cliff Hagan
  4
Celtics
  Earle Markey
  5
Celtics
  John Holup
  6
Celtics
  Vernon Stokes
  7
Celtics
  Lou Tsioropoulos
  8
Celtics
  Ted Lallier
  9
Celtics
  Lewis Gilcrease
  10
Celtics
  Tom Lillis
  11
Celtics
  Gil Reich
  12
Celtics
  Jim Dogerty
Hawks
   
Hawks
  Bill Bolger
   
Hawks
  Irv Bemoras
   
Hawks
  Gene Dyker
   
Hawks
  Joe Cipriano
   
Hawks
  John O'Brien
   
Hawks
  Eddie O'Brien
   
Hawks
  Darrell Tucker
   
Hawks
  Paul Brandt
   
Hawks
  Bob Rousey
Knicks
  2
Knicks
  Buddy Ackerman
  3
Knicks
  Neil Gordon
  4
Knicks
  Thomas Bishop
  5
Knicks
  Robert Santini
   
Knicks
  Joe Smyth
   
Knicks
  Allan Schutts
   
Knicks
  Richard Atha
   
Knicks
  Forrest Hamilton
   
Knicks
  Richard Prater
   
Knicks
  Bob Matheny
   
Knicks
  Larry O'Connor
   
Knicks
  Delmer Diercks
Lakers
   
Lakers
  Ron Feiereisel
   
Lakers
  Hartly Kruger
   
Lakers
  Ken Flowers
   
Lakers
  Zippy Morocco
   
Lakers
  Pete Silas
   
Lakers
  Lloyd Olmstead
   
Lakers
  Joe Richey
   
Lakers
  Hank Budde
   
Lakers
  Walt Kearns
   
Lakers
  Bill Chambers
   
Lakers
  Harold Christensen
   
Lakers
  Bob Gelle
   
Lakers
  Lloyd Thorgaard
   
Lakers
  Bob Gussner
   
Lakers
  Chuck Wolfe
   
Lakers
  Doug Atkins
   
Lakers
  Roger Kuss
Nationals
   
Hawks
  Dick Knostman
   
Hawks
  Bill Kenville
   
Hawks
  Andy McGowan
   
Hawks
  Warren Shackelford
   
Hawks
  Bill Jenkins
   
Hawks
  Bill Hull
   
Hawks
  Joe Hughes
   
Hawks
  Gerald Nappy
   
Hawks
  Al Bailey
   
Hawks
  Glen Dille
   
Hawks
  Garrett Beshear
Pistons
   
Pistons
  Jack Molinas
   
Pistons
  George Glasgow
   
Pistons
  Jim Bredar
   
Pistons
  Jim Bingham
   
Pistons
  Mike Bodnar
   
Pistons
  Norb Lewinski
   
Pistons
  William Hagan
   
Pistons
  Dean Kelley
   
Pistons
  Dick White
Royals
   
Kings
  Norman Swanson
   
Kings
  Frank Reddout
   
Kings
  Will Walls
   
Kings
  Hugh Beins
   
Kings
  Kendall Sheets
   
Kings
  Jim Scottie
   
Kings
  Dick Gross
   
Kings
  Jim Gerber
   
Kings
  Will Bales
   
Kings
  Bill Edwards
   
Kings
  Bob Goss
   
Kings
  Paul Smaagard
   
Kings
  Kenny Sears
   
Kings
  John Kurz
   
Kings
  Ed Kohl
   
Kings
  Gene Lambert Jr.
   
Kings
  Tex Silverman
Warriors
  2
Warriors
  Larry Hennessy
  3
Warriors
  Norm Grekin
  4
Warriors
  Fred Ihle
  5
Warriors
  Eddie Solomon
  6
Warriors
  Don Eby
  7
Warriors
  Bob Marske
  8
Warriors
  Bill Dodd
  9
Warriors
  Bob Sassone
  10
Warriors
  Toar Hester
  11
Warriors
  John Doogan
  12
Warriors
  Charles Duffley
   
Warriors
  Jack George