1959 Draft Pick Transactions

 

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Territorial Picks
1 T-1
Warriors
  Wilt Chamberlain
2 T-2
Hawks
  Bob Ferry
Round 1
3 1-1
Royals
  Bob Boozer
4 1-2
Pistons
  Bailey Howell
 
Warriors
used to select Wilt Chamberlain as territorial pick (above)  
5 1-3
Lakers
  Tom Hawkins
6 1-4
Hawks
  Dick Barnett
7 1-5
Knicks
  Johnny Green
 
Hawks
used to select Bob Ferry as territorial pick (above)  
8 1-6
Celtics
  John Richter
Round 2
9 2-1
Royals
Pistons

 

Traded Phil Jordon to Royals for Archie Dees, 1959 second round pick (#9-Tom Robitaille) on 1959-03-31

Tom Robitaille
10 2-2
Pistons
  Don Goldstein
11 2-3
Warriors
  Joe Ruklick
12 2-4
Lakers
  Rudy LaRusso
13 2-5
Hawks
  Gene Tormohlen
14 2-6
Knicks
Hawks

 

Traded Frank Selvy to Knicks for 1959 second round pick (#14-Alan Seiden) on 1958-10-22

Alan Seiden
15 2-7
Hawks
  Cal Ramsey
16 2-8
Celtics
  Gene Guarilia
Round 3
17 3-1
Royals
  Mike Mendenhall
18 3-2
Pistons
  Gary Alcorn
19 3-3
Warriors
  Jim Hickaday
20 3-4
Lakers
  Bob Smith
21 3-5
Hawks
  Jon Cincebox
22 3-6
Knicks
  Bob Anderegg
23 3-7
Hawks
  Hank Stein
24 3-8
Celtics
  Ralph Croswaite
Round 4
25 4-1
Royals
  Leo Byrd
26 4-2
Pistons
  George Lee
27 4-3
Warriors
  Ron Stevenson
28 4-4
Lakers
  Wilson Eison
29 4-5
Hawks
  Paul Neumann
30 4-6
Knicks
  John Cox
31 4-7
Hawks
  Lee Harman
32 4-8
Celtics
  Ed Kazakavich
Round 5
33 5-1
Royals
  Harry Kirchner
34 5-2
Pistons
  Tony Windis
35 5-3
Warriors
  Bill Telasky
36 5-4
Lakers
  Bobby Joe Mason
37 5-5
Hawks
  Roger Taylor
38 5-6
Knicks
  Herb Busch
39 5-7
Hawks
  Nick Mantis
40 5-8
Celtics
  Don Lange
Round 6
41 6-1
Royals
  Don Hennon
42 6-2
Pistons
  Lou Jordan
43 6-3
Warriors
  Joe Spratt
44 6-4
Lakers
  Jim Henry
45 6-5
Hawks
  Bob Dalton
46 6-6
Knicks
  Bucky McDonald
47 6-7
Hawks
  Mike Moran
48 6-8
Celtics
  Bob Cumings
Round 7
49 7-1
Royals
  Dale Moore
50 7-2
Pistons
  Doug Smart
51 7-3
Warriors
  Joe Ryan
52 7-4
Lakers
  Charley Grote
53 7-5
Hawks
  Darnell Haney
54 7-6
Knicks
  Russ Robinson
55 7-7
Hawks
  Orby Arnold
Round 8
56 8-1
Royals
  Don Matuszak
57 8-2
Pistons
  Chuck Curtis
58 8-3
Warriors
  Dave Gunther
59 8-4
Lakers
  Leon Hill
60 8-5
Knicks
  Walt Torrence
61 8-6
Hawks
  Willie Merriwether
Round 9
62 9-1
Royals
  Joe Billy McDade
63 9-2
Pistons
  Doyle Edmiston
64 9-3
Warriors
  Carl Belz
65 9-4
Lakers
  Jim Mudd
66 9-5
Knicks
  Jerry Shipp
67 9-6
Hawks
  Lou Pucillo
Round 10
68 10-1
Royals
  Joe Viviano
69 10-2
Pistons
  Bruno Boin
70 10-3
Warriors
  Tony Sellari
71 10-4
Lakers
  Roger Johnson
72 10-5
Knicks
  Paul Wilcox
73 10-6
Hawks
  Ron Loneski
Round 11
74 11-1
Royals
  Charley Brown
75 11-2
Pistons
  M.C. Burton
76 11-3
Warriors
  Phil Warren
77 11-4
Lakers
  Jack Evans
78 11-5
Knicks
  Paul Benes
79 11-6
Hawks
  John Barnhill
Round 12
80 12-1
Royals
  Roger Wendel
81 12-2
Lakers
  Vern Baggenstoss
82 12-3
Knicks
  Ed Blair
Round 13
83 13-1
Lakers
  Dwayne Smith
84 13-2
Knicks
  John Nicoll
Round 14
85 14-1
Knicks
  Jack Israel