The 1960 NBA draft was the 14th annual draft of the National Basketball Association. The draft was held on April 11, 1960, before the 1960–61 season. In this draft, eight NBA teams took turns selecting amateur U.S. college basketball players. A player who had finished his four-year college eligibility was eligible for selection. If a player left college early, he would not be eligible for selection until his college class graduated. In each round, the teams select in reverse order of their ...
- April 11, 1960
- Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati Royals
- New York City, New York
- Draft Selections and Draftee Career Notes
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Oscar Robertson from the University of Cincinnati was selected before the draft as Cincinnati Royals' territorial pick. However, he was also recognized as the first pick in the first round of the draft as the Cincinnati Royals also held the first overall draft pick. He went on to win the Rookie of the Year Award in his first season. Jerry West from West Virginia University was selected second by the Minneapolis Lakers. Three players from this draft, Robertson, West and 6th pick Lenny Wilkens, have been inducted to the Basketball Hall of Fame. They were also named in the 50 Greatest Players in NBA Historylist announced at the league's 50th anniversary in 1996. Robertson's achievements include an NBA championship with the Milwaukee Bucks in 1971, Most Valuable Player Award in 1964, 11 All-NBA Team selections and 12 All-Star Game selections. West played 14 seasons with the Lakers, winning the NBA championship in 1972. He was also se...
a 1 2 On January 24, 1960, the New York Knicks acquired Dick Garmaker and a second-round pick from the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for Ray Felix and a fourth-round pick.The Knicks used the pick...GeneralSpecific
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The Lakers relocate from Minneapolis, Minnesota to Los Angeles. They would play for seven seasons in the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena.The NBA schedule expanded again, this time from 75 games per team to 79.The 1961 NBA All-Star Game was played in Syracuse, New York, with the West beating the East 153-131. Rookie Oscar Robertson of the Cincinnati Royalswon the game's MVP award.
- Notable Occurrences
- Final Standings
- Statistics Leaders
- NBA Awards
x– clinched playoff spot
Note: Prior to the 1969–70 season, league leaders in points, rebounds, and assists were determined by totals rather than averages.Most Valuable Player: Bill Russell, Boston CelticsRookie of the Year: Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati Royals
Oscar Robertson wurde von den Cincinnati Royals gewählt. Der NBA Draft 1960 wurde am 11. April 1960 in New York durchgeführt. Der NBA Draft ist eine Veranstaltung der US-amerikanischen Basketball liga NBA, bei der die Teams der Liga die Rechte an verfügbaren Nachwuchsspielern erwerben konnten.
1959. 1961. Il Draft NBA 1960 si è svolto l'11 aprile 1960 a New York in 3 turni di scelta, nei quali furono selezionati 24 giocatori. Tre futuri membri dalla Basketball Hall of Fame furono scelti al 1º giro. I Lakers scelsero con il nome di Minneapolis Lakers, ma in seguito si trasferirono a Los Angeles .
- Draft Selections and Draftee Career Notes
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Walt Bellamy from the Indiana University was selected first overall by the Chicago Packers. Bellamy went on to win the Rookie of the Year Award in his first season and was also selected to the All-Star Game. In his rookie season, he averaged 31.6 points per game, the second highest scoring average for a rookie, and 19.0 rebounds per game, the third highest rebounding average for a rookie. He was selected to four consecutive All-Star Games during his stint with the Packers, which later became the Chicago Zephyrs and Baltimore Bullets. He then played for three other NBA teams during his 14-year career. For his achievements, he has been inducted to the Basketball Hall of Fame. Three other players from this draft, 7th pick Tom Meschery, 21st pick Don Kojis and 32nd pick Bill Bridges, have also been selected to at least one All-Star Game. Doug Moe, the 22nd pick, never played in the NBA. His contract with the Packers was voided due to his suspected involvement in the college basketball p...
^ 1: Tom Meschery (formerly Tomislav Mescheryakov) was born in Harbin, Manchuria(now part of China) to Russian parents. He moved to the United States at the age of 8 and became a naturalized U.S. citizen.GeneralSpecific
- March 27, 1961
Dec 15, 2020 · The 1960 NBA draft was the 14th annual draft of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The draft was held on April 11, 1960, before the 1960–61 season. In this draft, eight NBA teams took turns selecting amateur U.S. college basketball players. A player who had finished his four-year college eli
- Selecciones Y Notas Del Draft
- Otras Elecciones
- Enlaces Externos
Oscar Robertson, de la Universidad de Cincinnati, fue seleccionado antes del draft como la elección territorial de Cincinnati Royals. Sin embargo, también fue reconocido como la primera elección del draft, y ganó el Rookie del Año de la NBA en su primera temporada. Jerry West, de la Universidad de West Virginia, fue seleccionado en la segunda posición por Minneapolis Lakers. Tres jugadores de este draft, Robertson, West y la sexta elección Lenny Wilkens, fueron incluidos posteriormente en el Basketball Hall of Fame, y nombrados uno de los 50 mejores jugadores en la historia de la NBA en 1996. Robertson ganó un campeonato de la NBA con Milwaukee Bucks en 1971, el MVP de la Temporada de la NBA en 1964, fue incluido en once ocasiones en el primer quinteto de la NBA y participó doce veces en el All-Star Game de la NBA. West jugó catorce temporadas con los Lakers, ganando el campeonato de la NBA en 1972, integrando el mejor quinteto de la liga en doce temporadas c...
La siguiente lista incluye otras elecciones de draft que han aparecido en al menos un partido de la NBA.