Houston Rockets All-time NBA Draft Picks.

Year by year Information about all the players selected by the Rockets in the NBA Draft including rounds, picks, trades and other data.

Total selections: 269

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Houston Rockets in the NBA Draft

Year: 2017

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Player
From (College) Details
43 Round 2 - from Nuggets
46 Round 2 - from Trail Blazers

Year: 2016

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Player
From (College) Details
37 Round 2 Chinanu Onuaku Univ. of Louisville from Knicks via Trail Blazers and Kings
43 Round 2 Zhou Qi -

Year: 2015

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Player
From (College) Details
18 Round 1 Sam Dekker Univ. of Wisconsin from Pelicans
32 Round 2 Montrezl Harrell Univ. of Louisville from Knicks

Year: 2014

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Player
From (College) Details
25 Round 1 Clint Capela -
42 Round 2 Nick Johnson Arizona from Knicks

Year: 2013

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Player
From (College) Details
34 Round 2 Isaiah Canaan Murray State from Suns

Year: 2012

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Player
From (College) Details
12 Round 1 Jeremy Lamb Univ. of Connecticut from Bucks
16 Round 1 Royce White Iowa State Univ. from Knicks
18 Round 1 Terrence Jones Univ. of Kentucky from Jazz via Timberwolves

Year: 2011

Pick
Player
From (College) Details
14 Round 1 Marcus Morris Univ. of Kansas
23 Round 1 Nikola Mirotic - from Magic via Suns, traded to Bulls via Timberwolves
38 Round 2 Chandler Parsons Univ. of Florida

Year: 2010

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Player
From (College) Details
14 Round 1 Patrick Patterson Univ. of Kentucky

Year: 2008

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Player
From (College) Details
25 Round 1 Nicolas Batum -
54 Round 2 Maarty Leunen Univ. of Oregon

Year: 2007

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Player
From (College) Details
26 Round 1 Aaron Brooks Univ. of Oregon
54 Round 2 Brad Newley -

Year: 2006

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Player
From (College) Details
8 Round 1 Rudy Gay Univ. of Connecticut
32 Round 2 Steve Novak Marquette Univ.

Year: 2005

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Player
From (College) Details
24 Round 1 Luther Head Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Year: 2004

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Player
From (College) Details
55 Round 2 Luis Flores Manhattan College

Year: 2003

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Player
From (College) Details
44 Round 2 Malick Badiane -

Year: 2002

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Player
From (College) Details
1 Round 1 Yao Ming -
15 Round 1 Bostjan Nachbar -
37 Round 2 Tito Maddox California State Univ., Fresno

Year: 2001

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Player
From (College) Details
13 Round 1 Richard Jefferson Univ. of Arizona
18 Round 1 Jason Collins Stanford Univ.
23 Round 1 Brandon Armstrong Pepperdine Univ.

Year: 2000

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Player
From (College) Details
9 Round 1 Joel Przybilla Univ. of Minnesota
38 Round 2 Eduardo Najera Univ. of Oklahoma

Year: 1999

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Player
From (College) Details
22 Round 1 Kenny Thomas Univ. of New Mexico
44 Round 2 Tyrone Washington Mississippi State Univ.
50 Round 2 Venson Hamilton Univ. of Nebraska

Year: 1998

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Player
From (College) Details
14 Round 1 Michael Dickerson Univ. of Arizona
16 Round 1 Bryce Drew Valparaiso Univ.
18 Round 1 Mirsad Turkcan -
41 Round 2 Cuttino Mobley Univ. of Rhode Island

Year: 1997

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Player
From (College) Details
24 Round 1 Rodrick Rhodes Univ. of Southern California
29 Round 2 Serge Zwikker Univ. of North Carolina

Year: 1996

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Player
From (College) Details
30 Round 2 Othella Harrington Georgetown Univ.
42 Round 2 Randy Livingston Louisiana State Univ.
50 Round 2 Terrell Bell Univ. of Georgia

Year: 1995

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Player
From (College) Details
41 Round 2 Erik Meek Duke Univ.

Year: 1994

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Player
From (College) Details
53 Round 2 Albert Burditt Univ. of Texas at Austin

Year: 1993

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Player
From (College) Details
24 Round 1 Sam Cassell Florida State Univ.
46 Round 2 Richard Petruska Univ. of California, Los Angeles
50 Round 2 Marcelo Nicola -

Year: 1992

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Player
From (College) Details
11 Round 1 Robert Horry Univ. of Alabama
41 Round 2 Popeye Jones Murray State Univ.
53 Round 2 Curtis Blair Univ. of Richmond

Year: 1991

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Player
From (College) Details
20 Round 1 John Turner Phillips Univ.
47 Round 2 Keith Hughes Rutgers Univ.
51 Round 2 Zan Tabak -

Year: 1990

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Player
From (College) Details
12 Round 1 Alec Kessler Univ. of Georgia

Year: 1988

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Player
From (College) Details
16 Round 1 Derrick Chievous Univ. of Missouri

Year: 1987

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Player
From (College) Details
35 Round 2 Doug Lee Purdue Univ.
82 Round 4 Joe Niego Lewis Univ.
104 Round 5 Andre LaFleur Northeastern Univ.
129 Round 6 Fred Jenkins Univ. of Tennessee
151 Round 7 Clarence Grier Campbell Univ.

Year: 1986

Pick
Player
From (College) Details
20 Round 1 Buck Johnson Univ. of Alabama
43 Round 2 Dave Feitl Univ. of Texas at El Paso
66 Round 3 Anthony Bowie Univ. of Oklahoma
89 Round 4 Conner Henry Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
112 Round 5 Andre Banks Univ. of Iowa
135 Round 6 Robert Worthy Myers Univ.
158 Round 7 Rick Olson Univ. of Wisconsin

Year: 1985

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Player
From (College) Details
19 Round 1 Steve Harris Univ. of Tulsa
54 Round 3 Sam Mitchell Mercer Univ.
57 Round 3 Michael Payne Univ. of Iowa
88 Round 4 Mike Brooks Univ. of Tennessee
134 Round 6 Sam Potter Oral Roberts Univ.

Year: 1984

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Player
From (College) Details
1 Round 1 Hakeem Olajuwon Univ. of Houston
51 Round 3 Jim Petersen Univ. of Minnesota
74 Round 4 Willie Jackson Centenary College of Louisiana
97 Round 5 Al McClain Univ. of New Hampshire
143 Round 7 Joedy Gardner California State Univ., Long Beach
166 Round 8 Greg Wolff Angelo State Univ.
188 Round 9 Bill Coon Presbyterian College
210 Round 10 Robert Turner Canisius College

Year: 1983

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Player
From (College) Details
1 Round 1 Ralph Sampson Univ. of Virginia
3 Round 1 Rodney McCray Univ. of Louisville
48 Round 3 Craig Ehlo Washington State Univ.
71 Round 4 Darrell Browder Texas Christian Univ.
94 Round 5 Chuck Barnett Univ. of Oklahoma
117 Round 6 Jim Stack Northwestern Univ.
140 Round 7 Brian Kellerman Univ. of Idaho
163 Round 8 Jeff Bolding Arkansas State Univ.
185 Round 9 James Campbell Oklahoma City Univ.

Year: 1982

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Player
From (College) Details
16 Round 1 Terry Teagle Baylor Univ.
42 Round 2 Jeff Taylor Texas Tech Univ.
63 Round 3 Chuck Nevitt North Carolina State Univ.
85 Round 4 Andre Gaddy George Mason Univ.
107 Round 5 Jeff Schneider Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ.
132 Round 6 Don Wilson Univ. of Louisiana at Monroe
154 Round 7 Mike Helms Wake Forest Univ.
176 Round 8 Dan Callandrillo Seton Hall Univ.

Year: 1981

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Player
From (College) Details
45 Round 2 Ed Turner Texas A&M Univ.-Kingsville
81 Round 4 Larry Spriggs Howard Univ.
105 Round 5 Hasan Houston Bradley Univ.
127 Round 6 Fred Cowan Univ. of Kentucky
151 Round 7 Joe Faine Bowling Green State Univ.
172 Round 8 Stanley Brewer State Univ. of West Georgia

Year: 1980

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Player
From (College) Details
27 Round 2 John Stroud Univ. of Mississippi
38 Round 2 Terry Stotts Univ. of Oklahoma
43 Round 2 Billy Williams Clemson Univ.
84 Round 4 Dean Hunger Utah State Univ.
106 Round 5 Albert Jones Univ. of New Mexico
130 Round 6 Everette Jefferson Univ. of New Mexico
152 Round 7 Joe Nehls Univ. of Arizona
173 Round 8 Rosie Barnes Bowling Green State Univ.

Year: 1979

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Player
From (College) Details
17 Round 1 Lee Johnson East Texas State Univ.
42 Round 2 Paul Mokeski Univ. of Kansas
59 Round 3 Ricardo Brown Pepperdine Univ.
76 Round 4 Sammy Drummer Georgia Institute of Technology
80 Round 4 Lionel Green Louisiana State Univ.
104 Round 5 Allen Leavell Oklahoma City Univ.
124 Round 6 Collie Davis Southern Univ. and A&M College
143 Round 7 Rich Valavicius Auburn Univ.
161 Round 8 Delbert Watson East Tennessee State Univ.

Year: 1978

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Player
From (College) Details
28 Round 2 Buster Matheney Univ. of Utah
47 Round 3 Billy Ray Bates Kentucky State Univ.
67 Round 4 Jackie Robinson Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas
69 Round 4 Joel Thompson Univ. of Michigan
91 Round 5 Gary Goodner Univ. of Texas at Austin
113 Round 6 Eddie Joe Chavez Santa Clara Univ.
134 Round 7 Stan Stewart Loyola Marymount Univ.

Year: 1977

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Player
From (College) Details
34 Round 2 Larry Moffett Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas
40 Round 2 Robert Reid St. Mary's Univ.
62 Round 3 Phil Bond Univ. of Louisville
84 Round 4 Rocky Smith Oregon State Univ.
106 Round 5 Ed Thompson Idaho State Univ.

Year: 1976

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Player
From (College) Details
1 Round 1 John Lucas Univ. of Maryland
27 Round 2 Phil Hicks Tulane Univ.
44 Round 3 Barnes Hauptfuhrer Princeton Univ.
61 Round 4 Hercle Ivy Iowa State Univ.
78 Round 5 Dave Marrs Univ. of Houston
96 Round 6 Robert Paige Houston Baptist Univ.
114 Round 7 Barry Davis Texas A&M Univ.
132 Round 8 Dan Kruger Univ. of Texas at Austin

Year: 1975

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Player
From (College) Details
11 Round 1 Joe Meriweather Southern Illinois Univ.
29 Round 2 Jim Blanks Gardner-Webb Univ.
47 Round 3 Rudy White Arizona State Univ.
65 Round 4 Ken Smith Univ. of Tulsa
83 Round 5 Rick Whitlow Illinois State Univ.
101 Round 6 William Johnson Texas Tech Univ.
119 Round 7 Nathaniel Barnett Univ. of Akron
137 Round 8 Leon Johnson Centenary College of Louisiana
154 Round 9 Steve Storther Providence College

Year: 1974

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Player
From (College) Details
5 Round 1 Bobby Jones Univ. of North Carolina
23 Round 2 Gus Bailey Univ. of Texas at El Paso
41 Round 3 Robert Wilson Iowa State Univ.
59 Round 4 Larry Robinson Univ. of Texas at Austin
77 Round 5 Owen Wells Univ. of Detroit Mercy
95 Round 6 Lawrence Johnson Prairie View A&M Univ.
113 Round 7 Kevin Fitzgerald Oklahoma State Univ.
131 Round 8 Steve Brooks Arkansas State Univ.
149 Round 9 Ken Stalling Univ. of Missouri-Rolla
166 Round 10 Marcus Washington Marquette Univ.

Year: 1973

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Player
From (College) Details
6 Round 1 Ed Ratleff California State Univ., Long Beach
51 Round 3 E.C. Coleman Houston Baptist Univ.
58 Round 4 Lee Colburn South Dakota State Univ.
75 Round 5 Gary Rhoades Colorado State Univ.
92 Round 6 Tom Peck Univ. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
109 Round 7 Fred DeVaughn Westmont College
126 Round 8 John Thomas Missouri Southern State Univ.

Year: 1972

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Player
From (College) Details
20 Round 2 John Gianelli Univ. of the Pacific
37 Round 3 Eric McWilliams California State Univ., Long Beach
54 Round 4 Wilbert Robinson West Virginia Univ.
70 Round 5 James Silas Stephen F. Austin State Univ.
87 Round 6 Mike Collins Seattle Univ.
104 Round 7 Mike Jackson California State Univ., Los Angeles
120 Round 8 Henry Harris Auburn Univ.

Year: 1971

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Player
From (College) Details
7 Round 1 Cliff Meely Univ. of Colorado
24 Round 2 Mike Newlin Univ. of Utah
58 Round 4 Tom Owens Univ. of South Carolina
75 Round 5 Rudy Benjamin Michigan State Univ.
78 Round 5 Greg Nelson Jacksonville Univ.
92 Round 6 Garry Reist Rice Univ.
109 Round 7 Eric Hill Univ. of Minnesota
126 Round 8 Rich Katherman Duke Univ.
142 Round 9 Willie Kerry Univ. of Denver
158 Round 10 Calvin Oliver Univ. of Texas-Pan American
174 Round 11 Doug Rex Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
187 Round 12 Chris Schrobilgen Univ. of Southern California
199 Round 13 Lee McCollough Indiana Univ.
210 Round 14 Gene Roberson Canisius College
219 Round 15 Terry Guigg Gonzaga Univ.
227 Round 16 Leonard Jackson Univ. of Oregon
231 Round 17 Steve Sims Pepperdine Univ.
234 Round 18 Carlos Quintar -
236 Round 19 Gary Schneider San Diego State Univ.

Year: 1970

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Player
From (College) Details
2 Round 1 Rudy Tomjanovich Univ. of Michigan
18 Round 2 Calvin Murphy Niagara Univ.
35 Round 3 Curtis Perry Missouri State Univ.
52 Round 4 Jody Finney Ohio State Univ.
69 Round 5 James Gilbert Adams State College
86 Round 6 Mike Kretzer East Tennessee State Univ.
103 Round 7 Billy Paultz St. John's Univ.
120 Round 8 Don Adams Northwestern Univ.
137 Round 9 Jim Gottschall Univ. of Dayton
154 Round 10 Toke Coleman Eastern Kentucky Univ.
171 Round 11 Ron Belton Bellarmine Univ.
184 Round 12 Jim Brooks Univ. of Nebraska
194 Round 13 Harry Lozon Old Dominion Univ.
204 Round 14 Clyde Oatis Aurora Univ.
214 Round 15 Jay Bond Univ. of Washington
223 Round 16 Dean Olofson Wayne State Univ.
230 Round 17 Dennis Dickens Azusa Pacific Univ.
234 Round 18 Jeff Cunningham Univ. of California, Irvine
237 Round 19 Rick Erickson Washington State Univ.

Year: 1969

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Player
From (College) Details
6 Round 1 Bingo Smith Univ. of Tulsa
21 Round 2 Bernie Williams La Salle Univ.
35 Round 3 Charles Bonaparte Norfolk State Univ.
49 Round 4 Johnny Allen Bethune-Cookman College
63 Round 5 Charles Hentz Univ. of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
77 Round 6 Bob Tallent George Washington Univ.
91 Round 7 Lynn Shackelford Univ. of California, Los Angeles
105 Round 8 Bill DeHeer Indiana Univ.
119 Round 9 Larry Cheatham Univ. of Tulsa
133 Round 10 Lee Sims Ashland Univ.
147 Round 11 Justus Thigpen Weber State Univ.
160 Round 12 Raul Duarte South Dakota State Univ.
173 Round 13 Joe McBride Augusta State Univ.
184 Round 14 Mike Heckman Univ. of California, Irvine
192 Round 15 Jerry Nickens Tougaloo College
198 Round 16 Dick Groves San Jose State Univ.
204 Round 17 Steve Howell Ohio State Univ.
209 Round 18 Joe Pridgen North Carolina Central Univ.
213 Round 19 Blaine Royer Illinois State Univ.

Year: 1968

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Player
From (College) Details
1 Round 1 Elvin Hayes Univ. of Houston
15 Round 2 John Trapp Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas
23 Round 3 Stu Lantz Univ. of Nebraska
37 Round 4 Harry Barnes Northeastern Univ.
48 Round 4 Darryl Jones Benedictine College
51 Round 5 Glen Combs Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ.
65 Round 6 Eldridge Webb Univ. of Tulsa
79 Round 7 Rick Adelman Loyola Marymount Univ.
93 Round 8 Aaron Sellers Jackson State Univ.
107 Round 9 John Schetzsle Ashland Univ.
121 Round 10 Mike Butler Univ. of Memphis
135 Round 11 Leonardo Epps Clark Atlanta Univ.
148 Round 12 Roy Manning Lane College
161 Round 13 Marshall Evans Lincoln Univ. of Missouri
172 Round 14 Bobby Lewis North Carolina State Univ.
182 Round 15 Bill Gaines East Texas State Univ.
190 Round 16 Chuck Caldwell Univ. of Missouri-St. Louis
198 Round 17 Dave Miller South Dakota State Univ.
204 Round 18 Harold Grant Pepperdine Univ.
208 Round 19 Bill Corley Univ. of Connecticut

Year: 1967

Pick
Player
From (College) Details
7 Round 1 Pat Riley Univ. of Kentucky
18 Round 2 Bob Netolicky Drake Univ.
29 Round 3 Richard Moore Hiram Scott College
31 Round 3 Nick Jones Univ. of Oregon
41 Round 4 Ronald Kozlicki Northwestern Univ.
42 Round 4 Craig Dill Univ. of Michigan
55 Round 5 Herb McPherson Murray State Univ.
66 Round 6 Robert Cole Saint Louis Univ.
79 Round 7 Elbert Miller Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas
90 Round 8 Al Grundy Saint Joseph's Univ.
102 Round 9 Ron Coleman Univ. of Missouri
112 Round 10 John Duncan Murray State Univ.
123 Round 11 Al Razutis Alliant International Univ.
132 Round 12 Martin Navia New Mexico Highlands Univ.
141 Round 13 Bob Chlupsa Manhattan College
146 Round 14 John Tolbert South Carolina State Univ.

Total picks: 269