Since the NBA has an age requirement of 18 years old, unless you are 18 and in the 8th grade, the answer is no.
John Olive was drafted in the eighth round of the 1977 NBA draft by the Philadelphia 76ers. He played in the NBA for the San Diego Clippers from 1978 through 1980.
To get drafted into the NBA, you have to be very good at basketball. You have to stand out to NBA scouts, and NBA teams will look at your statistics. You have a better chance of making it into the NBA if you go to college, but people like LeBron James and Kobe Bryant went straight to the NBA from high school.
he was a senior with outstanding grades
I believe you can but it would be very hard
Kevin Garnett was drafted as the 5th pick in the 1995 NBA draft. He was drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves. He was the first high school player chosen in the NBA draft since 1975. He started the new movement of players entering the NBA straight out of high school. Stars like Kobe Bryant and Lebron James followed in his footsteps.
He didn't go to college since he was drafted to the NBA straight from high school.
Yes, he did. LeBron was seen as an NBA star in his sophomore season at his high school. The draft was considered the "LeBron Draft."
You can get drafted into the NBA from Canada similarly to the way that players from the USA get drafted. Several players from Canada have played in the NBA such as Steve Nash, perhaps the most famous.
The other high schooler drafted in the first round of the 1996 NBA draft was Jermaine O'Neal, selected by the Portland Trail Blazers.
60 players were drafted into the NBA in the 2008 draft
Michael Jordan was 21 when he was drafted into the NBA.
Michael Jordon was drafted into the NBA in 1984. He was drafted by the Chicago Bulls. he stayed with the team until his retirement in 1993.
Kevin Durant was drafted into the NBA in 2007. We was the second overall pick.
Jordan was drafted third overall by the Chicago Bulls in the 1984 NBA draft.
You have to not get drafted into the nba
22 if you dont get drafted from your school and 18 if you get drafted from your school
Derrick Rose was 20 years old when he go drafted to the NBA.
He was drafted in 1994.
The first NBA draft took place in 1947 and the first player drafted was Clifton McNeeley of the University of Texas at El Paso, drafted by the Pittsburgh Ironmen. McNeeley never played in the NBA.
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Kevin Garnett was in the NBA first. He was drafted in 1995 and Kobe was drafted in 1996.
Lebron James didn't attend college, he went to the NBA straight out of High School.He did not go to college. He got drafted straight from high-school.
He was drafted to the Chicago Bulls in 1984.