Drafted rookies that have yet to play in the NBA

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The 2019-2020 NBA regular season is over halfway done and there are still several rookies, who were drafted, that have yet to make their debut.

There are still 13 players out of 60 drafted in the 2019 NBA Draft who have yet to play in the NBA.

The 13 players and where they are now:

  • Round 1, Pick 1: Zion Williamson, New Orleans Pelicans (Making NBA debut on Jan. 22)
  • Round 1, Pick 16: Chuma Okeke, Orlando Magic (Recovering from a torn ACL in March 2019, won’t play until next year)
  • Round 1, Pick 19: Luka Samanic, San Antonio Spurs (Currently playing in the G League for the Austin Spurs)
  • Round 1, Pick 26: Dylan Windler, Cleveland Cavaliers (Out for the rest of the season with a lower leg injury)
  • Round 2, Pick 35: Marcos Louzada Silva, drafted by the Atlanta Hawks and traded to the Pelicans (Currently playing for the Sydney Kings of the National Basketball League)
  • Round 2, Pick 37: Deividas Sirvydis, drafted by the Dallas Mavericks and traded to the Detroit Pistons (Currently playing for BC Rytas Vilnius in Lithuania)
  • Round 2, Pick 44: Bol Bol, Denver Nuggets (Two-way contract, has spent most of the season in the G League, currently out with “injury management” for a surgically repaired left foot)
  • Round 2, Pick 45: Isaiah Roby, Dallas Mavericks (Currently playing in the G League for the Texas Legends)
  • Round 2, Pick 49: Quinndary Weatherspoon, San Antonio Spurs (Two-way contract, currently playing in the G League for the Austin Spurs)
  • Round 2, Pick 53: Justin Wright-Foreman, Utah Jazz (Two-way contract, currently playing in the G League for the Salt Lake City Stars)
  • Round 2, Pick 54: Marial Shayok, Philadelphia 76ers (Two-way contract, has spent most of the season in the G League with the Delaware Blue Coats)
  • Round 2, Pick 56: Jaylen Hands, drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers and traded to the Brooklyn Nets (Currently playing in the G League for the Long Island Nets)
  • Round 2, Pick 60: Vanja Marinkovic, Sacramento Kings (Currently playing for Valencia basket in Spain)