1967 NBA Expansion Draft Pick Transactions

May 1, 1967

This draft was held in two sessions on May 1: a morning and afternoon session. At the beginning of the draft, each existing team was allowed to protect seven players, with five being made available for selection by the two expansion teams. In the morning session, each expansion team selected eight players, after which each existing team was allowed to protect one additional player for the afternoon session.

Morning Session:

Team Player Drafted
Rockets
Rockets
Jim Barnett
Rockets
John Barnhill
Rockets
Dave Gambee
Rockets
John Green
Rockets
Toby Kimball
Rockets
Don Kojis
Rockets
Jon McGlocklin
Rockets
Gerry Ward
Sonics
Thunder
Henry Akin
Thunder
Walt Hazzard
Thunder
Tom Meschery
Thunder
Dorie Murrey
Thunder
Rod Thorn
Thunder
Ben Warley
Thunder
Ronnie Watts
Thunder
Bob Weiss

 

Afternoon Session:

Team Player Drafted
Rockets
Rockets
John Block
Rockets
Henry Finkel
Rockets
Freddie Lewis
Rockets
Wayne Molis
Rockets
Johnny Neumann
Rockets
Charles "Chico" Vaughn
Rockets
Jim Ware
Sonics
Thunder
Nate Bowman
Thunder
Dave Deutsch
Thunder
Richie Guerin
Thunder
Tommy Kron
Thunder
Enoch "Bud" Olsen
Thunder
Ron Reed
Thunder
George "Jiff" Wilson