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1998 NBA Draft selections

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Selections from the 1998 NBA draft with team, player, projected position and college, high school, or foreign team:

FIRST ROUND

1. L.A. Clippers, Michael Olowokandi, C, Pacific.

2. Vancouver, Mike Bibby, G, Arizona.

3. Denver, Raef LaFrentz, F, Kansas.

4. a-Toronto, Antawn Jamison, F, North Carolina.

5. Golden State, Vince Carter, G, North Carolina.

6. b-Dallas, Robert Traylor, F, Michigan.

7. Sacramento, Jason Williams, G, Florida.

8. Philadephia, Larry Hughes, G, Saint Louis.

9. Milwaukee, Dirk Nowitzki, C, DJK Wurzburg (Germany).

10. Boston, Paul Pierce, G-F, Kansas.

11. Detroit, Bonzi Wells, G-F, Ball State.

12. Orlando, Michael Doleac, C, Utah.

13. Orlando (from Washington), Keon Clark, F, UNLV.

14. Houston, Michael Dickerson, G-F, Arizona.

15. Orlando (from New Jersey), Matt Harpring, F, Georgia Tech.

16. Houston (from New York through Toronto), Bryce Drew, G, Valparaiso.

17. Minnesota, Radoslav Nesterovic, C, Kinder Bologna (Italy).

18. Houston (from Portland through Toronto), Mirsad Turkcan, F, Efes Pilsen (Turkey).

19. Milwaukee (from Cleveland), Pat Garrity, F, Notre Dame.

20. Atlanta, Roshown McLeod, F, Duke.

21. Charlotte, Ricky Davis, F, Iowa.

22. L.A. Clippers (from Miami), Brian Skinner, F, Baylor.

23. c-Denver (from Phoenix), Tyronn Lue, G, Nebraska.

24. d-San Antonio, Felipe Lopez, G, St. John's.

25. Indiana, Al Harrington, F, St. Patrick's HS, Elizabeth, N.J.

26. L.A. Lakers, Sam Jacobson, G-F, Minnesota.

27. Seattle, Vladimir Stepania, C, Union Olimpija Llubljana (Slovenia)

28. Chicago, Corey Benjamin, G, Oregon State.

29. e-Utah, Nazr Mohammed, C, Kentucky.

SECOND ROUND

30. Dallas (from Toronto), Ansu Sesay, F, Mississippi.

31. L.A. Lakers (from Vancouver), Ruben Patterson, F, Cincinnati.

32. Seattle (from Denver), Rashard Lewis, F, Alief (Texas) Elsik HS.

33. Seattle (from L.A. Clippers), Jelani McCoy, C, UCLA.

34. Chicago (from Golden State), Shammond Williams, G, North Carolina.

35. Dallas, Bruno Sundov, C, Split (Croatia).

36. Sacramento, Jerome James, C, Florida A&M.

37. Philadelphia, Casey Shaw, C, Toledo.

38. New York (from Boston), DeMarco Johnson, F, North Carolina Charlotte.

39. Milwaukee, Rafer Alston, G, Fresno State.

40. Detroit, Korleone Young, F, Hargrave Military Academy, Chatham, Va.

41. Houston, Cuttino Mobley, G, Rhode Island.

42. Orlando, Miles Simon, G, Arizona.

43. Washington, Jahidi White, C, Georgetown.

44. New York, Sean Marks, C-F, California.

45. L.A. Lakers (from New Jersey), Toby Bailey, G, UCLA.

46. Minnesota, Andrae Patterson, F, Indiana.

47. Toronto (from Portland), Tyson Wheeler, G, Rhode Island.

48. Cleveland, Ryan Stack, C, South Carolina.

49. f-Atlanta, Cory Carr, G, Texas Tech.

50. Charlotte, Andrew Betts, C, Long Beach State.

51. Miami, Corey Brewer, G, Oklahoma.

52. San Antonio, Derrick Dial, G-F, Eastern Michigan.

53. Dallas (from Phoenix), Greg Buckner, G, Clemson.

54. Denver (from Indiana), Tremaine Fowlkes, F, Fresno State.

55. Denver (from Seattle), Ryan Bowen, F, Iowa.

56. Vancouver (from L.A. Lakers), J.R. Henderson, F, UCLA.

57. Utah, Torraye Braggs, F, Xavier, Ohio.

58. Chicago, Maceo Baston, F, Michigan.

a-Toronto traded the rights to F Antawn Jamison to Golden State for the rights to G Vince Carter and cash.

b-Dallas traded the rights to F Robert Traylor to Milwaukee for the rights to C Dirk Nowitzki and F Pat Garrity. Dallas traded F Martin Muursepp, G-F Bubba Wells and the rights to F Pat Garrity and a 1999 first-round draft selection to Phoenix for G Steve Nash.

c-L.A. Lakers traded G Nick Van Exel to Denver for F Tony Battie and the rights to G Tyronn Lue.

d-San Antonio traded F Carl Herrera and the rights to G Felipe Lopez to Vancouver for G Antonio Daniels.

e-Utah traded the rights to C Nazr Mohammed to Philadelphia for a future first-round draft selection.

f-Atlanta traded the rights to G Cory Carr and its 1999 and 2000 second-round draft selections to Chicago for the rights to G Shammond Williams.