”” 1957 NBA DRAFT

to 1956 to 1958

* The Fort Wayne Pistons relocated to Detroit, and the Rochester Royals relocated to Cincinnati prior to the 1957-58 season.

1st round

First Round Pick
Cincinnati Royals – Hot Rod Hundley – 6’4 G West Virginia
Draft Rights Traded to Minneapolis Lakers
First Round Pick
Detroit Pistons – Charles Tyra – 6’8 C Louisville
Draft Rights Traded to New York Knicks
First Round Pick
Minneapolis Lakers – Jim Krebs – 6’8 F SMU
First Round Pick
St.Louis Hawks – Win Wilfong – 6’2 G Memphis State
First Round Pick
New York Knicks – Brendan McCann – 6’2 G St.Bonnaventure
First Round Pick
Philadelphia Warriors – Lennie Rosenbluth – 6’5 F North Carolina
First Round Pick
Syracuse Nationals – George Bon Salle – 6’8 F Illinois
First Round Pick
Boston Celtics – Sam Jones – 6’4 G North Carolina Central

2nd round

Second Round Pick
Cincinnati Royals – Dick Duckett – St.Johns
Second Round Pick
Detroit Pistons – Bob McCoy – Grambling
Second Round Pick
Minneapolis Lakers – Harvey Schmidt – Illinois
Second Round Pick
St.Louis Hawks – Jim Palmer – Dayton
Second Round Pick
New York Knicks – Larry Friend – California
Second Round Pick
Philadelphia Warriors – Jack Sullivan – Mount St.Marys
Second Round Pick
Syracuse Nationals – Jim Morgan – Louisville
Second Round Pick
Boston Celtics – Dick O’Neal – TCU

Later rounds [underline denotes player who played in league]

Boston Celtics
Chuck Schramm – Western Illinois

Philadelphia Warriors
Angelo Lombardo – Manhattan

St.Louis Hawks
John Smyth – Notre Dame

Detroit Pistons
Bill Ebben – Detroit Mercy

New York Knicks
Gary Clark – Syracuse

Cincinnati Royals
Jerry Paulson – Manhattan

Syracuse Nationals
Vince Cohen – Syracuse

Minneapolis Lakers
Jim Spivey – Southeast Oklahoma

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