1963 NBA Draft Pick Transactions

April 30, 1963

 

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Territorial Pick
1 T-1
Royals
  Tom Thacker
Round 1
2 1-1
Knicks
  Art Heyman
3 1-2
Knicks
  Rod Thorn
4 1-3
Warriors
  Nate Thurmond
5 1-4
Pistons
  Eddie Miles
 
Royals
used to select Tom Thacker as territorial pick (above)  
6 1-5
Hawks
  Gerry Ward
7 1-6
Hawks
  Tom Hoover
8 1-7
Lakers
  Roger Strickland
9 1-8
Celtics
  Bill Green
Round 2
10 2-1
Knicks
  Jerry Harkness
11 2-2
Knicks
  Gus Johnson
12 2-3
Warriors
  Gary Hill
13 2-4
Pistons
  Jerry Smith
14 2-5
Royals
Lakers

 

Traded • Tom Hawkins to Royals for • 1963 second round pick (#14-Jim King) on 1962-09-14

Jim King
15 2-6
Hawks
  Leland Mitchell
16 2-7
Hawks
  Hershell West
17 2-8
Lakers
  Mel Gibson
18 2-9
Celtics
Hawks

 

Traded • Clyde Lovellette to Celtics for • 1963 second round pick (#18-Ken Saylors) • cash on 1962-10-15

Ken Saylors
Round 3
19 3-1
Knicks
  Bill O'Connor
20 3-2
Knicks
  Tom Bolyard
21 3-3
Warriors
  Steve Gray
22 3-4
Pistons
  Mike McCoy
23 3-5
Royals
  Jimmy Rayl
24 3-6
Hawks
  Bill Burwell
25 3-7
Hawks
  Jerry Greenspan
26 3-8
Lakers
  Lyle Harger
27 3-9
Celtics
  Chuck Kriston
Round 4
28 4-1
Knicks
  Nate Cloud
29 4-2
Knicks
  Nolen Ellison
30 4-3
Warriors
  Dave Downey
31 4-4
Pistons
  Dave Erickson
32 4-5
Royals
  Ken Charlton
33 4-6
Hawks
  Waite Bellamy
34 4-7
Hawks
  Ray Flynn
35 4-8
Lakers
  Layton Johns
36 4-9
Celtics
  Connie McGuire
Round 5
37 5-1
Knicks
  Joe McDermott
38 5-2
Knicks
  Ron Glaser
39 5-3
Warriors
  Don Turner
40 5-4
Pistons
  Bill Small
41 5-5
Royals
  Mac Herndon
42 5-6
Hawks
  Tony Yates
43 5-7
Hawks
  Tony Cerkvenik
44 5-8
Lakers
  Larry Jones
45 5-9
Celtics
  W.D. Stroud
Round 6
46 6-1
Knicks
  Jim Kerwin
47 6-2
Knicks
  Ken Siebel
48 6-3
Warriors
  Gene Shields
49 6-4
Pistons
  Reggie Harding
50 6-5
Royals
  Jim McCormack
51 6-6
Hawks
  Al Santio
52 6-7
Hawks
  Vince Brewer
53 6-8
Lakers
  Warren Salade
54 6-9
Celtics
  Vinnie Ernst
Round 7
55 7-1
Knicks
  Bob Woolard
56 7-2
Knicks
  Larry Brown
57 7-3
Warriors
  Don Clemetson
58 7-4
Pistons
  Ira Harge
59 7-5
Royals
  Hunter Beckman
60 7-6
Hawks
  Ken Rohloff
61 7-7
Hawks
  Bill Brown
62 7-8
Lakers
  Gordie Martin
63 7-9
Celtics
  Herb Magee
Round 8
64 8-1
Knicks
  Fred Crawford
65 8-2
Knicks
  Dick Riesback
66 8-3
Warriors
  Harry Dinnell
67 8-4
Pistons
  Gary Silc
68 8-5
Hawks
  Harold Strothers
Round 9
69 9-1
Knicks
  Ray Cronk
70 9-2
Knicks
  Ron Jackson
71 9-3
Warriors
  Chuck White
72 9-4
Pistons
  Ernie Durston
73 9-5
Hawks
  Frank Davis
Round 10
74 10-1
Knicks
  Gerald Glur
75 10-2
Knicks
  M.C. Thompson
76 10-3
Hawks
  Carl Ritter
Round 11
77 11-1
Knicks
  Orb Bowling
78 11-2
Hawks
  Marv Straw
Round 12
79 12-1
Knicks
  Bob Walter
80 12-2
Hawks
  Hugh Evans
Round 13
81 13-1
Knicks
  Jerry Szachara
82 13-2
Hawks
  Gary McFarland
Round 14
83 14-1
Knicks
  Bill Raftery
Round 15
84 15-1
Knicks
  Ron Pickett