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    NBA Players drafted from each state

    I found this on a Kansas message board and found it to be interesting

    NBA Draft Trends Map: California, NY, Texas produce most NBAers - CBSSports.com

    This is since 1998. 8 players is not too shabby for a small population state like Iowa considering we're ahead of states like Arizona, Colorado, and Kentucky.



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Hinrich, Farentz, Korver, Dean Oliver, Ricky Davis, Harrison, who's the last?



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Fyi cyclonefanatics very own cyismydog is responsible for making this.


    Nobody but HB knows for sure. You pretty much know nothing....like Knownothing would like to say.
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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    Hinrich, Farentz, Korver, Dean Oliver, Ricky Davis, Harrison, who's the last?
    I don't remember for sure but I don't think Oliver was drafted. Nick Collison and Adam Haluska would both be on the list. I think Ryan Bowen would be included from 1998 as well.



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Raef LaFrentz
    Ricky Davis
    Ryan Bowen
    Kirk Hinrich
    Nick Collison
    Kyle Korver
    Adam Haluska
    Harrison Barnes



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    Fyi cyclonefanatics very own cyismydog is responsible for making this.
    beat me to it...by three hours.

    f-nvm...******* time change



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    I don't remember haluska making a team. I could be wrong.


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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Zero from ISU is depressing. I hope Hoiberg can eventually flip that.



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Really adds to the KU hate... Kansas has junk for pro coming from the state but 3 of Iowa's 8 went to Kansas.



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Iowa State

    Vroman - Utah
    Brackins - California
    White - Minnesota
    Tinsley - New York
    Blalock - Massachusetts
    Fizer - Louisiana

    (Wesley Johnson - Texas)
    (Mike Taylor - Wisconsin)

    (not sure if I missed others that were on the team at one point AND are on that report)



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    I don't remember haluska making a team. I could be wrong.
    They didn't put Haluska on the map but he is in there... makes me smile



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonetrombone View Post
    Iowa State

    Vroman - Utah
    Brackins - California
    White - Minnesota
    Tinsley - New York
    Blalock - Massachusetts
    Fizer - Louisiana

    (Wesley Johnson - Texas)
    (Mike Taylor - Wisconsin)

    (not sure if I missed others that were on the team at one point AND are on that report)
    Garrett (Wis) Maybe wasn't drafted? Just on NBA team.



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Alright , who wants to do this per capita.....



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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    DePaul has to be the most underachieving team in the nation, throw Illinois in there recently too.

    Georgia is the most surprising to me in a positive way, but I guess there have been some really talented Georgia Tech teams pop up. Just surprised they're even with Virginia, NC and SC combined.


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    Re: NBA Players drafted from each state

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    Alright , who wants to do this per capita.....
    Might want to put an asterisk by Wyoming, smallest population but still have one player, probably near the top but also one player from dead last. With three players I bet Alaska is actually near the top...but I guess indoor sports make a ton of sense there.



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