History of the 25th Pick

Welcome to Corner Three’s NBA Draft Pick History! How valuable is the 25th pick?

Of the 25 picks since 1995:

  • 1 player has made All-Star Teams (4%)
  • 0 players have made All-NBA Teams (0%)
  • The median career Win Shares is 3.2

Expected player values for the 25th pick would be:

BestGerald Wallace
MedianMarShon Brooks
WorstMorris Almond

The mean 25th pick has averaged:


Here’s what the latest contract for the 25th pick looks like:

3$2,316,240Team Option
4$4,171,548Team Option
5$6,128,004Qualifying Offer

And here’s every 25th pick since 1995:

PlayerTeamYearAll-Star TeamsAll-NBA TeamsWin Shares
Immanuel QuickleyOKC2020
Nassir LittlePOR20190.6
Moritz WagnerLAL20181.9
Anžejs PasečņiksORL20170.5
Brice JohnsonLAC20160.1
Jarell MartinMEM20153.2
Clint CapelaHOU201436.4
Reggie BullockLAC201310.3
Tony WrotenMEM2012-1.3
MarShon BrooksBOS20113.3
Dominique JonesMEM20100.3
Rodrigue BeauboisOKC20094.8
Nicolas BatumHOU200854.7
Morris AlmondUTA20070
Shannon BrownCLE20069.2
Johan PetroSEA20055.5
Tony AllenBOS200438.7
Carlos DelfinoDET200322.5
Frank WilliamsDEN20020.1
Gerald WallaceSAC200159.7
Jake TsakalidisPHO20009.9
Tim JamesMIA19990
Al HarringtonIND199842.5
John ThomasNYK19973.2
Martin MüürseppUTA19962
David VaughnORL19950.6
Italicized players are still active

Thanks to our sources, Basketball Reference and Spotrac.

Draft History compiled by Derek ReiferRJ Garcia.