1961 NBA Draft Pick Transactions

 

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Knicks
  Walt Bellamy
2 1-2
Knicks
  Tom Stith
3 1-3
Royals
  Larry Siegfried
4 1-4
Pistons
  Ray Scott
5 1-5
Lakers
  Wayne Yates
6 1-6
Hawks
  Ben Warley
7 1-7
Warriors
  Tom Meschery
8 1-8
Hawks
  Cleo Hill
9 1-9
Celtics
  Gary Phillips
Round 2
"Chicago had the first five picks and the last choice in the second round" per AP
10 2-1
Knicks
  Whitey Martin
11 2-2
Royals
  Bob Wiesenhahn
12 2-3
Pistons
  Johnny Egan
13 2-4
Lakers
  Fred Sawyer
14 2-5
Hawks
  Chris Smith
15 2-6
Warriors
  Ted Luckenbill
16 2-7
Hawks
  Ron Horn
17 2-8
Celtics
  Al Butler
18 2-9
Knicks
  Jack Turner
19 2-10
Knicks
Bonus pick awared to expansion Packers. Jerry Graves
20 2-11
Knicks
Bonus pick awared to expansion Packers. York Larese
21 2-12
Knicks
Bonus pick awared to expansion Packers. Don Kojis
22 2-13
Knicks
Bonus pick awared to expansion Packers. Doug Moe
23 2-14
Knicks
Bonus pick awared to expansion Packers. Jeff Cohen
Round 3
24 3-1
Knicks
  Tony Jackson
25 3-2
Royals
  Bob Nordmann
26 3-3
Pistons
  Doug Kistler
27 3-4
Lakers
  Frank Burgess
28 3-5
Hawks
  Charles Osborne
29 3-6
Warriors
  Jack Egan
30 3-7
Hawks
  Tom Chilton
31 3-8
Celtics
  Bill Depp
32 3-9
Knicks
  Bill Bridges
Round 4
33 4-1
Knicks
  George Blaney
34 4-2
Royals
  Lowery Kirk
35 4-3
Pistons
  George Finley
36 4-4
Lakers
  Charles Henke
37 4-5
Hawks
  Henry Whitney
38 4-6
Warriors
  John Tidwell
39 4-7
Hawks
  Gus Guydon
40 4-8
Celtics
  Carl Cole
41 4-9
Knicks
  Roger Kaiser
Round 5
42 5-1
Knicks
  Bill Smith
43 5-2
Royals
  Rossie Johnson
44 5-3
Pistons
  Dan Doyle
45 5-4
Lakers
  Bill Lickert
46 5-5
Hawks
  Don Jacobson
47 5-6
Warriors
  Bruce Spraggins
48 5-7
Hawks
  John Berberich
49 5-8
Celtics
  Bob DiStefano
50 5-9
Knicks
  Howie Carl
Round 6
51 6-1
Knicks
  Cleveland Buckner
52 6-2
Royals
  Bob Slobodnik
53 6-3
Pistons
  Lee Patrone
54 6-4
Lakers
  Bill McClintock
55 6-5
Hawks
  Billy Joe Price
56 6-6
Warriors
  Dick Goldberg
57 6-7
Hawks
  Bob McDonald
58 6-8
Celtics
  Ned Twyman
59 6-9
Knicks
  Dave Voss
Round 7
60 7-1
Knicks
  Donnis Butcher
61 7-2
Royals
  Dave Zeller
62 7-3
Pistons
  Burt Price
63 7-4
Lakers
  Albert Alamanza
64 7-5
Hawks
  Roger Newman
65 7-6
Warriors
  Charles McNeil
66 7-7
Hawks
  Charles Riley
67 7-8
Celtics
  Mel Klein
68 7-9
Knicks
  Ron Heller
Round 8
69 8-1
Knicks
  Cedrick Price
70 8-2
Royals
  Jerry Thelen
71 8-3
Pistons
  Walter Ward
72 8-4
Lakers
  Bill Ellis
73 8-5
Hawks
  Dave Mills
74 8-6
Warriors
  Larry Swift
75 8-7
Hawks
  Gene Velloff
76 8-8
Knicks
  John Wessels
Round 9
77 9-1
Knicks
  Charles Bowman
78 9-2
Royals
  Larry Krueger
79 9-3
Pistons
  Peter Baltic
80 9-4
Lakers
  Carl Anderson
81 9-5
Hawks
  Rex Tippitt
82 9-6
Hawks
  Herbert Gray
83 9-7
Knicks
  Steve Strange
Round 10
84 10-1
Knicks
  Ron Debillous
85 10-2
Royals
  Jack Waters
86 10-3
Pistons
  Wayne Monson
87 10-4
Lakers
  Robert Williams
88 10-5
Hawks
  Pete Chudy
89 10-6
Warriors
  Leo Hill
90 10-7
Hawks
  Tom Faszholz
91 10-8
Knicks
  Larry Comley
Round 11
92 11-1
Knicks
  Kevin Loughery
93 11-2
Royals
  Carl Short
94 11-3
Pistons
  Richard Kraft
95 11-4
Lakers
  Howard Hunt
96 11-5
Hawks
  Dick Sammons
97 11-6
Warriors
  Corky Whitrow
98 11-7
Hawks
  Dick Kepley
Round 12
99 12-1
Knicks
  Earl Shultz
100 12-2
Royals
  George Patterson
101 12-3
Hawks
  Jackie Crawford
Round 13
102 13-1
Knicks
  Ned Jennings
103 13-2
Royals
  Clair McRoberts
104 13-3
Hawks
  Howard Stacy
Round 14
105 14-1
Knicks
  Bill Engressor
106 14-2
Royals
  Carl Bouldin
Round 15
107 15-1
Knicks
  Vince Kempton