1973 NBA Draft Pick Transactions

yellow = data that is incomplete or uncertain

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
76ers
  Doug Collins
2 1-2
Blazers
Cavaliers

 

Traded John Johnson, Rick Roberson, 1973 first round pick (#15-Barry Parkhill) to Cavaliers for 1973 first round pick (#2-Jim Brewer), 1973 third round pick (#37-Jim O'Brien) on 1973-04-24

  Jim Brewer
3 1-3
Clippers
  Ernie DiGregorio
4 1-4
Thunder
  Mike Green
5 1-5
Cavaliers
Lakers

 

Traded Rick Roberson to Cavaliers for 1972 second round pick (#16-Jim Price), 1973 first round pick (#5-Kermit Washington), 1973 second round pick (#23-Bill Schaeffer) on 1971-10-13

  Kermit Washington
6 1-6
Rockets
  Ed Ratleff
7 1-7
Kings
  Ron Behagen
8 1-8
Suns
  Mike Bantom
9 1-9
Pistons
Hawks

 

Traded George Trapp to Pistons for 1973 first round pick (#6-Dwight Jones) on 1973-04-15

  Dwight Jones
10 1-10
Hawks
  John Brown
11 1-11
Warriors
  Kevin Joyce
12 1-12
Bulls
  Kevin Kunnert
13 1-13
Wizards
  Nick Weatherspoon
14 1-14
Knicks
  Mel Davis
15 1-15
Lakers
Cavaliers

 

Unknown.

 

Part of Rick Roberson trade? (see fifth pick above)

 

per 1973-74 NBA Guide

Blazers

 

Traded 1973 first round pick (#2-Jim Brewer), 1973 third round pick (#37-Jim O'Brien) to Cavaliers for John Johnson, Rick Roberson, 1973 first round pick (#15-Barry Parkhill) on 1973-04-24

Barry Parkhill
16 1-16
Bucks
  Swen Nater
17 1-17
Celtics
  Steve Downing
18 1-18
76ers
Bonus pick awarded to 76ers by NBA as compensation for Sonics signing of John Brisker   Raymond Lewis
Round 2
19 2-1
76ers
Wizards

 

Traded Fred Carter, Kevin Loughery to 76ers for Archie Clark, second round pick (1973 #19-Louis Nelson), cash on 1971-05-20

  Louis Nelson
20 2-2
Clippers
Pistons

 

Traded Howie Komives to Braves for 1973 second round pick (#20-Mike D'Antoni) on 1972-09-29

Kings

 

Traded John Mengelt to Pistons for 1973 second round pick (#20-Mike D'Antoni) on 1972-11-9

Mike D'Antoni
21 2-3
Blazers
76ers

 

Traded Fred Foster in 3-team trade with Blazers, Pistons for 1973 second round pick (#21-Allan Bristow) on 1972-07-31

  Allan Bristow
22 2-4
Thunder
76ers

 

Received • 1973 second round pick (#22-George McGinnis) • 1974 second round pick (#26-Leonard Gray) from Sonics on 1973-04-18 as compensation for free agent John Brisker

  George McGinnis
23 2-5
Cavaliers
Lakers

 

Traded Rick Roberson to Cavaliers for 1972 second round pick (#16-Jim Price), 1973 first round pick (#5-Kermit Washington), 1973 second round pick (#23-Bill Schaeffer) on 1971-10-13

  Bill Schaeffer
24 2-6
Rockets
Bulls

 

Traded rights to Dick Gibbs to Rockets for 1973 second round pick (#24-Kevin Stacom) on 1971-06-09

  Kevin Stacom
25 2-7
Kings
  Larry McNeill
26 2-8
Suns
Cavaliers

 

Traded Walt Wesley to Suns for second round pick (1973 #26-Allan Hornyak), cash on 1972-11-22

  Allan Hornyak
27 2-9
Pistons
Hawks

 

Traded • Don Adams to Pistons for • 1973 second round pick (#27-Tom Ingelsby) on 1972-10-31

  Tom Ingelsby
28 2-10
Hawks
Knicks

 

traded Eddie Mast to Hawks for 1973 second round pick (#28-Pat McFarland) on 1972-10-07

  Pat McFarland
29 2-11
Warriors
  Derrek Dickey
30 2-12
Bulls
  Wendell Hudson
31 2-13
Wizards
Lakers

 

Traded • Flynn Robinson • future considerations (?) to Bullets for • 1973 second round pick (#31-Jim Chones) on 1972-12-05

  Jim Chones
32 2-14
Knicks
Bulls

 

Traded Charlie Paulk to Knicks for second round pick (1973 #32-Caldwell Jones), cash (per Knicks media guide) on 1971-12-10

76ers

 

Traded Dennis Awtrey to Bulls for second round pick (1973 #32-Caldwell Jones), cash on 1972-10-18

Caldwell Jones
33 2-15
Bucks
76ers

 

Received John Block, 1973 second round pick (#33-Gary Melchionni), cash from Bucks on 1972-07-29 as future considerations in earlier trade involving Wali Jones

Suns

 

Traded • Mel Counts in a 3-team trade with 76ers, Bucks for • 1973 second round pick (#33-Gary Melchionni) on 1972-10-10

Gary Melchionni
34 2-16
Lakers
  John Perry
35 2-17
Celtics
  Phil Hankinson
Round 3
Suns > Lakers — Traded Paul Stovall to Suns for 1973 third round pick (?-?), 1974 second round pick (#22-Leonard "Truck" Robinson) on 1972-09-19
36 3-1
76ers
Hawks

 

Traded Jeff Halliburton to 76ers for 1973 third round pick (#36-Ted Manakas) on 1973-01-26

  Ted Manakas
37 3-2
Blazers
Cavaliers

 

Traded John Johnson, Rick Roberson, 1973 first round pick (#15-Barry Parkhill) to Cavaliers for 1973 first round pick (#2-Jim Brewer), 1973 third round pick (#37-Jim O'Brien) on 1973-04-24

  Jim O'Brien
38 3-3
Clippers
  Ken Charles
39 3-4
Thunder
Bulls

 

Traded Kennedy McIntosh to Sonics for Garfield Heard, 1973 third round pick (#39-Martin Terry) on 1972-10-20

  Martin Terry
40 3-5
Cavaliers
  Ozzie Edwards
41 3-6
Rockets
Cavaliers

 

Traded Steve Hawes to Rockets for 1973 third round pick (#41-Jim Lister) on 1972-09-21

  Jim Lister
42 3-7
Kings
Suns

 

Traded • Fred Taylor to Kings for • 1973 third round pick (#42-Joe Reaves) on 1971-12-27

  Joe Reaves
43 3-8
Suns
  Steve Mitchell
44 3-9
Pistons
  Dwight Lamar
45 3-10
Hawks
  Leonard Gray
46 3-11
Warriors
  Jim Retseck
47 3-12
Bulls
  Steve Newsome
48 3-13
Wizards
  Tom Kozelko
49 3-14
Knicks
  Allie McGuire
50 3-15
Lakers
Pistons

 

Traded • Harold "Happy" Hairston to Lakers for • Bill Hewitt • 1970 third round pick (#47-Jim Hayes) • 1973 third round pick (#50-Larry Kenon) • cash on 1969-11-26

  Larry Kenon
51 3-16
Bucks
Rockets

 

Traded Curtis Perry, 1972 first round pick (#6-Russell Lee) to Bucks for Greg Smith, 1973 third round pick (#51-E.C. Coleman) on 1971-12-09

  E.C. Coleman
52 3-17
Celtics
  Martinez Denmon
Round 4
53 4-1
76ers
  Darrel Minniefield
54 4-2
Clippers
  Doug Little
55 4-3
Blazers
  William Averitt
56 4-4
Thunder
  June Harris
57 4-5
Cavaliers
  Luke Witte
58 4-6
Rockets
  Lee Colburn
59 4-7
Kings
Bucks

 

Traded Toby Kimball to Kings for 1973 fourth round pick (#59-Clyde Turner), cash on 1972-10-09

  Clyde Turner
60 4-8
Suns
  Ron Robinson
61 4-9
Pistons
  Ken Brady
62 4-10
Hawks
  James Brown
63 4-11
Warriors
  Ron King
64 4-12
Bulls
  Mark Sibley
65 4-13
Wizards
  Aaron Stewart
66 4-14
Knicks
  George Karl
67 4-15
Bucks
  Harry Rogers
68 4-16
Lakers
  Larry Finch
69 4-17
Celtics
  Richie Fuqua
Round 5
70 5-1
76ers
  Reggie Royals
71 5-2
Blazers
  Fran Costello
72 5-3
Clippers
  Randy Knoll
73 5-4
Thunder
  Chuck Iverson
74 5-5
Cavaliers
  John Coughran
75 5-6
Rockets
  Gary Rhoades
76 5-7
Kings
  M.L. Carr
77 5-8
Suns
  Clinton Harris
78 5-9
Pistons
  Henry Wilmore
79 5-10
Hawks
  Dave Winfield
80 5-11
Warriors
  Nate Stephens
81 5-12
Bulls
  Ray Simpson
82 5-13
Wizards
  Danny Traylor
83 5-14
Knicks
  Dennis Bell
84 5-15
Lakers
  Kresimir Cosic
85 5-16
Bucks
  Larry Jackson
86 5-17
Celtics
  Byron Jones
Round 6
87 6-1
76ers
  Sterling Wright
88 6-2
Clippers
  Mike Macaluso
89 6-3
Blazers
  Neal Jurgensen
90 6-4
Thunder
  Bill McCoy
91 6-5
Cavaliers
  Willie Calvert
92 6-6
Rockets
  Tom Peck
93 6-7
Kings
  Mike Quick
94 6-8
Suns
  Gene Doyle
95 6-9
Pistons
  Dennis Johnson
96 6-10
Hawks
  John Williamson
97 6-11
Warriors
  Bob Lauriski
98 6-12
Bulls
  John Neumann
99 6-13
Wizards
  Mike Allocco
100 6-14
Knicks
  Lawrence Lilly
101 6-15
Bucks
  James Floyd
102 6-16
Lakers
  David Brent
103 6-17
Celtics
  Joe Cafferky
Round 7
104 7-1
76ers
  James Greene
105 7-2
Blazers
  Larry Hollyfield
106 7-3
Clippers
  Tim Bassett
107 7-4
Thunder
  Jim Andrews
108 7-5
Cavaliers
  Larry Farmer
109 7-6
Rockets
  Fred DeVaughn
110 7-7
Kings
  Mike Jeffries
111 7-8
Suns
  Jerry Bisbano
112 7-9
Pistons
  Fred Smiley
113 7-10
Hawks
  Pete Harris
114 7-11
Warriors
  Steve Smith
115 7-12
Bulls
  Billy Harris
116 7-13
Wizards
  Rod Hogue
117 7-14
Knicks
  Mike Moore
118 7-15
Lakers
  Nate Hawthorne
119 7-16
Bucks
  Eddie Childress
120 7-17
Celtics
  Mike Stewart
Round 8
121 8-1
76ers
  Dave Langston
122 8-2
Clippers
  Carl Jackson
123 8-3
Blazers
  Lendell Resson
124 8-4
Thunder
  Wardell Jeffries
125 8-5
Cavaliers
  John Ritter
126 8-6
Rockets
  John Thomas
127 8-7
Kings
  Mike Williams
128 8-8
Suns
  Jim Owens
129 8-9
Pistons
  Ben Kelso
130 8-10
Hawks
  Tim Dominey
131 8-11
Warriors
  Jeff Dawson
132 8-12
Bulls
  J.G. Brosterhos
133 8-13
Wizards
  Mark Jellison
134 8-14
Knicks
  Steve Rowell
135 8-15
Bucks
  Walt McGrary
136 8-16
Lakers
  Roy McPipe
137 8-17
Celtics
  Robert White
Round 9
138 9-1
76ers
  Harvey Catchings
139 9-2
Blazers
  Mike Contreras
140 9-3
Clippers
  Bob Fullerton
141 9-4
Thunder
  Greg Williams
142 9-5
Cavaliers
  Les Taylor
143 9-6
Kings
  James Brown
144 9-7
Suns
  Sandy Smith
145 9-8
Pistons
  Bill Kelgore
146 9-9
Warriors
  Everett Fopma
147 9-10
Bulls
  Rubin Montanez
148 9-11
Wizards
  Mike Boylan
149 9-12
Knicks
  Joe Wise
150 9-13
Bucks
  Bob Bocca
151 9-14
Celtics
  Corky Taylor
Round 10
152 10-1
76ers
  Abe Steward
153 10-2
Clippers
  Nick Connor
154 10-3
Blazers
  Sam Whitehead
155 10-4
Thunder
  Bob Bodell
156 10-5
Cavaliers
  Dean Martin
157 10-6
Kings
  Ernie Kusyner
158 10-7
Suns
  Claude White
159 10-8
Pistons
  Bob Solomon
160 10-9
Warriors
  Fred Lavoroni
161 10-10
Bulls
  Russ Hunt
162 10-11
Wizards
  Dick Kelly
163 10-12
Knicks
  Ed Fields
164 10-13
Bucks
  Ron Battle
165 10-14
Celtics
  Steve Turner
Round 11
166 11-1
76ers
  Rod Freeman
167 11-2
Blazers
  Ed Payne
168 11-3
Clippers
  Mike Lee
169 11-4
Cavaliers
  Floyd Lewis
170 11-5
Suns
  Lynn Greer
171 11-6
Pistons
  Len Paul
172 11-7
Wizards
  Dale Adams
173 11-8
Knicks
  Charles Edge
174 11-9
Celtics
  Ed Hastings
Round 12
175 12-1
76ers
  Connie Warren
176 12-2
Clippers
  Aaron Covington
177 12-3
Blazers
  Rick Holdt
178 12-4
Cavaliers
  Chris McMurray
179 12-5
Suns
  Lyman Williamson
180 12-6
Pistons
  Clarence Carlisle
181 12-7
Wizards
  Mike Battle
182 12-8
Celtics
  Bruce Winkler
Round 13
183 13-1
76ers
  Jim Crawford
184 13-2
Clippers
  Bob Vartanian
185 13-3
Cavaliers
  John Pennebacker
186 13-4
Suns
  Kalevi Sarkalahti
187 13-5
Wizards
  Chester Davis
188 13-6
Celtics
  Scott Koelzer
Round 14
189 14-1
76ers
  Ernie Johnson
190 14-2
Clippers
  Ron Gilliam
191 14-3
Cavaliers
  Charles Mitchell
192 14-4
Wizards
  Howard White
193 14-5
Celtics
  Rick Williams
Round 15
194 15-1
76ers
  Lionel Harris
195 15-2
Clippers
  John Fraley
196 15-3
Cavaliers
  Reese Stovall
197 15-4
Wizards
  W. Shorty Simmons
198 15-5
Celtics
  James Gilchrist
Round 16
199 16-1
76ers
  Larry Robinson
200 16-2
Clippers
  John Green
201 16-3
Cavaliers
  Tom O'Connor
202 16-4
Celtics
  Sam Barber
Round 17
203 17-1
76ers
  Tony Prince
204 17-2
Clippers
  James Garvin
205 17-3
Cavaliers
  Phil Elderkin
206 17-4
Celtics
  Lamont King
Round 18
207 18-1
Clippers
  Don Johnston
208 18-2
Celtics
  Peter Gavitt
Round 19
209 19-1
Clippers
  Ron Thornson
210 19-2
Celtics
  Tom Austin
Round 20
211 20-1
Clippers
  Phil Tollestrop