1985 NBA Draft Pick Transactions

yellow = data that is incomplete or uncertain

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Knicks
  Patrick Ewing
2 1-2
Pacers
  Wayman Tisdale
3 1-3
Clippers
  Benoit Benjamin
4 1-4
Thunder
  Xavier McDaniel
5 1-5
Hawks
  Jon Koncak
6 1-6
Kings
  Joe Kleine
7 1-7
Warriors
  Chris Mullin
L O T T E R Y
8 1-8
Cavaliers
Mavericks

 

Traded Geoff Huston, 1983 third round pick (#56-Larry Anderson) to Cavaliers for Chad Kinch, 1985 first round pick (#8-Detlef Schrempf) on 1981-02-07

  Detlef Schrempf
9 1-9
Cavaliers
Bonus pick granted by NBA, in exchange for approximately $500,000, as compensation for previous owner Ted Stepian having traded away numerous future first round picks.   Charles Oakley
10 1-10
Suns
  Ed Pinckney
11 1-11
Bulls
  Keith Lee
12 1-12
Wizards
  Kenny Green
13 1-13
Jazz
  Karl Malone
14 1-14
Spurs
  Alfredrick
15 1-15
Blazers
Nuggets

 

Traded Kiki Vandeweghe to Blazers for Wayne Cooper, Lafayette Lever, Calvin Natt, 1984 second round pick (#42-Willie White), 1985 first round pick (#15-Blair Rasmussen) on 1984-06-08

  Blair Rasmussen
16 1-16
Nets
Mavericks

 

Traded Kelvin Ransey to Nets for Clarence "Foots" Walker, 1985 first round pick (#16-Bill Wennington), 1984 second round pick (#41-Tom Sluby) on 1983-08-12

  Bill Wennington
17 1-17
Mavericks
  Uwe Blab
18 1-18
Pistons
  Joe Dumars
19 1-19
Rockets
  Steve Harris
20 1-20
Nuggets
Mavericks

 

Traded rights to Kiki Vandeweghe, 1986 first round pick (#16-Maurice Martin) to Nuggets for 1981 first round pick (#9-Rolando Blackman), 1985 first round pick (#20-Sam Vincent) on 1980-12-10

Celtics

 

Traded 1985 first round pick (#24-Terry Porter), 1988 second round pick (#49-Jose Vargas) to Mavericks for 1985 first round pick (#20-Sam Vincent) on 1985-05-01

  Sam Vincent
21 1-21
76ers
  Terry Catledge
22 1-22
Bucks
  Jerry Reynolds
23 1-23
Lakers
  A.C. Green
24 1-24
Celtics
Mavericks

 

Traded 1985 first round pick (#20-Sam Vincent) to Celtics for 1985 first round pick (#24-Terry Porter), 1988 second round pick (#49-Jose Vargas) on 1985-05-01

Blazers

 

Traded Kelvin Ransey to Mavericks for Wayne Cooper, 1985 first round pick (#24-Terry Porter) on 1982-06-28

  Terry Porter
Round 2
25 2-1
Warriors
Blazers

 

Traded Mike Gale to Warriors for 1982 second round pick (#37-Audie Norris), 1985 second round pick (#25-Mike Smrek) on 1981-06-08

  Mike Smrek
26 2-2
Pacers
  Bill Martin
27 2-3
Knicks
Pacers

 

Traded Butch Carter to Knicks for second round pick (1985 #27-Dwayne McClain) on 1984-10-19

  Dwayne McClain
28 2-4
Thunder
Kings

 

Traded Reggie King to Sonics for 1985 second round pick (#28-Ken Johnson) on 1983-10-26

Bulls

 

Traded Reggie Theus to Kings for Steve Johnson, 1984 second round pick (#43-Greg Wiltjer), two 1985 second round picks (#28-Ken Johnson) (#29-Mike Brittain) on 1984-02-15

  Ken Johnson
29 2-5
Kings
Bulls

 

Traded Reggie Theus to Kings for Steve Johnson, 1984 second round pick (#43-Greg Wiltjer), two 1985 second round picks (#28-Ken Johnson) (#29-Mike Brittain) on 1984-02-15

Spurs

 

Traded Gene Banks to Bulls for Steve Johnson, 1985 second round pick (#29-Mike Brittain) on 1985-06-17

  Mike Brittain
30 2-6
Clippers
Thunder

 

Received 1985 second round pick (#30-Calvin Duncan) from Clippers on 1980-05-21 as compensation for veteran free agent Paul Silas

Clippers

 

Traded Tom Chambers, Al Wood, 1987 second round pick (#24-Fred Banks), third round pick (1984 #52-Terry Williams) to Sonics for James Donaldson, Greg Kelser, player to be named (Mark Radford on 8/30), 1984 first round pick (#14-Michael Cage), 1985 second round pick (possibly #30-Calvin Duncan?) on 1983-08-18

Cavaliers

 

Traded rights to Les Craft, rights to Larry Andersen to Clippers for 1985 second round pick (#30-Calvin Duncan) on 1983-06-28

Calvin Duncan
31 2-7
Hawks
Spurs

 

Traded George Johnson to Hawks for Jim Johnstone, 1983 second round pick (#35-Darrell Lockhart), 1985 second round pick (#31-Manute Bol) on 1982-09-27

Warriors

 

Traded Ron Brewer to Spurs for 1985 second round pick (#31-Manute Bol), cash on 1984-01-20

Wizards

 

Traded Greg Ballard to Warriors for 1985 second round pick (#31-Manute Bol), 1987 second round pick (#36-Duane Washington) on 1985-06-18

Manute Bol
32 2-8
Suns
  Nick Vanos
33 2-9
Cavaliers
76ers

 

Received 1985 second round pick (#33-Greg Stokes) from Cavaliers as compensation for coach Chuck Daly

  Greg Stokes
34 2-10
Bulls
  Aubrey Sherrod
35 2-11
Wizards
Bulls

 

Received 1983 second round pick (#25-Sidney Lowe), 1985 second round pick (#35-Tyrone Corbin) from Bullets as compensation for their signing of free agent Ricky Sobers on 1983-01-24

Rockets

 

Traded Caldwell Jones to Bulls for Mitchell Wiggins, 1985 second round pick (#35-Tyrone Corbin), 1985 third round pick (#57-Michael Payne) on 1984-08-11

Spurs

 

Traded John Lucas, 1985 third round pick (#54-Sam Mitchell) to Rockets for James Bailey, 1985 second round pick (#35-Tyrone Corbin), cash on 1984-10-04

 

1985 second round pick involved in this trade was Yvon Joseph per Rockets media guide

Tyrone Corbin
36 2-12
Spurs
Rockets

 

Received 1985 second round pick (#36-Yvon Joseph) from Spurs on 1982-10-18 as compensation for Rockets not exercising their right of first refusal on free agent Bill Willoughby

Nets

 

Traded James Bailey to Rockets for 1983 second round pick (#44-Horace Owens), 1985 second round pick (#36-Yvon Joseph) on 1982-11-12

  Yvon Joseph
37 2-13
Jazz
  Carey Scurry
38 2-14
Nets
  Fernando Martin
39 2-15
Blazers
  George Montgomery
40 2-16
Mavericks
  Mark Acres
41 2-17
Pistons
Hawks

 

Traded Steve Hawes in 3-team trade with Pistons and Sonics for 1984 second round pick (#34-Tony Costner), 1985 second round pick (#41-Lorenzo Charles) on 1983-02-13

  Lorenzo Charles
42 2-18
Rockets
Warriors

 

Received 1985 second round pick (#42-Bobby Lee Hurt) from Rockets on 1983-08-29 in exchange for not exercising their right of first refusal on free agent Lewis Lloyd

  Bobby Lee Hurt
43 2-19
Nuggets
  Barry Stevens
44 2-20
76ers
  Voise Winters
45 2-21
Bucks
Cavaliers

 

Traded Paul Thompson to Bucks for 1985 second round pick (#45-John "Hot Rod" Williams), 1987 conditional pick (second round if Thompson joins Bucks roster this season, else third round) (#41-Kannard Johnson) on 1985-02-12

  John "Hot Rod" Williams
46 2-22
Lakers
Bulls

 

Traded Dwight Davis to Lakers for second round pick (1985 #46-Adrian Branch), cash on 1983-02-15

  Adrian Branch
47 2-23
Celtics
Knicks

 

Agreed to not exercise their right of first refusal on veteran free agent Ray Williams in exchange for 1985 second round pick (#47-Gerald Wilkins), 1986 second round pick (#47-Michael Jackson) on 1985-02-21

  Gerald Wilkins
Round 3
48 3-1
Pacers
  Kenny Patterson
49 3-2
Warriors
  Brad Wright
50 3-3
Knicks
Mavericks

 

Received 1985 third round pick (#50-Leonard Allen), 1986 second round pick (#25-Mark Price) from Knicks on 1984-06-27 in exchange for waiving right of first refusal over Knicks signing of free agent Pat Cummings

  Leonard Allen
51 3-4
Kings
  Charles Bradley
52 3-5
Clippers
  Anicet Lavodrama
53 3-6
Thunder
  Rolando Lamb
54 3-7
Hawks
Spurs

 

Received 1985 second round pick (#54-Sam Mitchell) from Hawks on 1983-09-29 in exchange for agreeing not to exercise their right of first refusal on free agent Billy Paultz

Rockets

 

Traded James Bailey, 1985 second round pick (#35-Tyrone Corbin), cash to Spurs for John Lucas, 1985 third round pick (#54-Sam Mitchell) on 1984-10-04

  Sam Mitchell
55 3-8
Cavaliers
  Herb Johnson
56 3-9
Suns
  Jerry Everett
57 3-10
Bulls
Rockets

 

Traded Caldwell Jones to Bulls for Mitchell Wiggins, 1985 second round pick (#35-Tyrone Corbin), 1985 third round pick (#57-Michael Payne) on 1984-08-11

  Michael Payne
58 3-11
Wizards
  Vernon Moore
59 3-12
Jazz
Hawks

 

Received draft pick (probably 1985 #59-Sedric Toney) from Jazz on 1984-10-01 for agreeing not to exercise their right of first refusal on free agent Billy Paultz

  Sedric Toney
60 3-13
Spurs
Pistons

 

Traded Edgar Jones to Spurs for 1984 second round pick (#32-Eric Turner), 1985 third round pick (#60-Andre Goode) on 1983-02-10

  Andre Goode
61 3-14
Blazers
  Perry Young
62 3-15
Nets
  Nigel Manuel
63 3-16
Mavericks
  Harold Keeling
64 3-17
Pistons
  Richie Johnson
65 3-18
Rockets
Clippers

 

Traded Hank McDowell to Rockets for 1985 third round pick (#65-Ken Perry) on 1984-08-29

Wizards

 

Traded Bryan Warrick to Clippers for 1985 third round pick (#65-Ken Perry) on 1984-09-25

  Ken Perry
66 3-19
Nuggets
Kings

 

Traded Kenny Dennard to Nuggets for 1985 third round pick (#66-Michael Adams) on 1983-09-27

  Michael Adams
67 3-20
76ers
  Steve Black
68 3-21
Bucks
  Eugene McDowell
69 3-22
Lakers
Bulls

 

Received future draft pick (1985 #69-Mike Brown) as compensation for Lakers 1983-09-07 signing of free agent Larry Spriggs

  Mike Brown
70 3-23
Celtics
  Andre Battle
Round 4
71 4-1
Warriors
  Luster Goodwin
72 4-2
Pacers
  Vince Hamilton
73 4-3
Knicks
  Fred Cofield
74 4-4
Clippers
  Jim Deines
75 4-5
Thunder
  Alex Stivrins
76 4-6
Kings
  Willie Simmons
77 4-7
Hawks
  Arvidas Sabonis
78 4-8
Suns
  Granger Hall
79 4-9
Cavaliers
  Mark Davis
80 4-10
Bulls
  Craig Beard
81 4-11
Wizards
  Richie Adams
82 4-12
Spurs
  Scott Roth
83 4-13
Jazz
  Delaney Rudd
84 4-14
Nets
Hawks

 

compensation for free agent George Johnson?

 

Hawks traded fourth round pick (1982 #80-James Griffin) to Nets for Rory Sparrow, 1985 fourth round pick (#84-John Battle) on 1981-08-11 per Nets media guide

  John Battle
85 4-15
Blazers
  Joe Atkinson
86 4-16
Mavericks
  Bubba Jennings
87 4-17
Pistons
  Spud Webb
88 4-18
Rockets
  Mike Brooks
89 4-19
Nuggets
  Pete Williams
90 4-20
76ers
  Derrick Gervin
91 4-21
Bucks
  Cozell McQueen
92 4-22
Lakers
  Dexter Shouse
93 4-23
Celtics
  Cliff Weber
Round 5
94 5-1
Pacers
  Kelvin Johnson
95 5-2
Warriors
  Greg Cavener
96 5-3
Knicks
  Mike Schlegel
97 5-4
Thunder
  Lou Stefanovic
98 5-5
Kings
  Bob Lojewski
99 5-6
Clippers
  Wayne Carlander
100 5-7
Hawks
  Larry Hampton
101 5-8
Cavaliers
  Gunther Behnke
102 5-9
Suns
  Shawn Campbell
103 5-10
Bulls
  Reid Gettys
104 5-11
Wizards
  Dean Shaffer
105 5-12
Jazz
  Ray Hall
106 5-13
Spurs
  Clayton Olivier
107 5-14
Blazers
  James Anderson
108 5-15
Nets
  Kelly Blaine
109 5-16
Mavericks
  Tommy Davis
110 5-17
Pistons
  Mike Lahm
111 5-18
Rockets
Pacers

 

Traded Kevin McKenna to Rockets for 1985 fifth round pick (#111-Ivan Daniels) on 1984-09-17

 

Kevin Mckenna was traded for 1986 second round pick per Pacers media guide. Rockets media guide makes no mention of the trade.

 

The NBA Register indicates that the Pacers traded McKenna to the Rockets on 1984-09-17 for a 1985 fifth round pick. The 1985-07-01 issue of TSN also shows that the Pacers acquired this pick in the McKenna trade.

  Ivan Daniels
112 5-19
Nuggets
  Kenny Brown
113 5-20
76ers
  Carl Wright
114 5-21
Bucks
  Ray Knight
115 5-22
Lakers
  Timo Saarelainen
116 5-23
Celtics
  Albert Butts
Round 6
117 6-1
Warriors
  Gerald Crosby
118 6-2
Pacers
  Stu Primus
119 6-3
Knicks
  Kent Lockhart
120 6-4
Kings
  Charles Valentine
121 6-5
Clippers
  Malcolm Thomas
122 6-6
Thunder
  Earl Walker
123 6-7
Hawks
  Tony Duckett
124 6-8
Suns
  Charles Rayne
125 6-9
Cavaliers
  Ricky Johnson
126 6-10
Bulls
  Dan Meagher
127 6-11
Wizards
  Matt England
128 6-12
Spurs
  Chris Harper
129 6-13
Jazz
  Jim Miller
130 6-14
Nets
  George Almones
131 6-15
Blazers
  Curtis Moore
132 6-16
Mavericks
  Carlton Cooper
133 6-17
Pistons
  Vincent Giles
134 6-18
Rockets
  Sam Potter
135 6-19
Nuggets
  Joe Carrabino
136 6-20
76ers
  Daryl Lloyd
137 6-21
Bucks
  Quentin Anderson
138 6-22
Lakers
  Tony Neal
139 6-23
Celtics
  Ralph Lewis
Round 7
140 7-1
Pacers
  Jeff Acres
141 7-2
Warriors
  Eric Boyd
142 7-3
Knicks
  Ken Bantum
143 7-4
Clippers
  Gary Maloncon
144 7-5
Thunder
  Michael Phelps
145 7-6
Kings
  Alton Lee Gipson
146 7-7
Hawks
  Bob Ferry Jr.
147 7-8
Cavaliers
  Buzz Peterson
148 7-9
Suns
  Georgi Glouchkov
149 7-10
Bulls
  Jeff Adkins
150 7-11
Wizards
  Keith Gray
151 7-12
Jazz
  Mike Wacker
152 7-13
Spurs
  Al Young
153 7-14
Blazers
  Mark Owen
154 7-15
Nets
  Gary McLain
155 7-16
Mavericks
  Ed Catchings
156 7-17
Pistons
  Frank James
157 7-18
Rockets
Pacers

 

Part of Kevin McKenna trade?

  Don Turney
158 7-19
Nuggets
  Eddie Smith
159 7-20
76ers
  Jaye Andrews
160 7-21
Bucks
  Mario Elie
161 7-22
Lakers
  Keith Cleplicki
162 7-23
Celtics
  Chris Remly