Ex-Cats

Former Kentucky players on NBA rosters (2019 offseason)

(Note: Updated on Oct. 1, 2019)

Former UK players in the NBA (alphabetically)

(Note: Years at Kentucky in parentheses)

Bam Adebayo, Miami Heat (2016-17)

Eric Bledsoe, Milwaukee Bucks (2009-10)

Devin Booker, Phoenix Suns (2014-15)

Willie Cauley-Stein, Golden State Warriors (2012-15)

DeMarcus Cousins, Los Angeles Lakers (2009-10)

Anthony Davis, Los Angeles Lakers (2011-12)

Hamidou Diallo, Oklahoma City Thunder (2016-18)

De’Aaron Fox, Sacramento Kings (2016-17)

Wenyen Gabriel, Sacramento Kings/two-way contract (2016-18)

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Oklahoma City Thunder (2017-18)

Andrew Harrison, Golden State Warriors (2013-15)

Tyler Herro, Miami Heat (2018-19)

Isaac Humphries, Orlando Magic (2015-17)

Keldon Johnson, San Antonio Spurs (2018-19)

Enes Kanter, Boston Celtics (2010-11)

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Charlotte Hornets (2011-12)

Brandon Knight, Cleveland Cavaliers (2010-11)

Kevin Knox, New York Knicks (2017-18)

Skal Labissiere, Portland Trail Blazers (2015-16)

Trey Lyles, San Antonio Spurs (2014-15)

Darius Miller, New Orleans Pelicans (2008-12)

Malik Monk, Charlotte Hornets (2016-17)

Mychal Mulder, Miami Heat (2015-17)

Jamal Murray, Denver Nuggets (2015-16)

Nerlens Noel, Oklahoma City Thunder (2012-13)

Patrick Patterson, Los Angeles Clippers (2007-10)

Julius Randle, New York Knicks (2013-14)

Rajon Rondo, Los Angeles Lakers (2004-06)

Karl-Anthony Towns, Minnesota Timberwolves (2014-15)

Tyler Ulis, Sacramento Kings (2014-16)

Jarred Vanderbilt, Denver Nuggets (2017-18)

John Wall, Washington Wizards (2009-10)

PJ Washington, Charlotte Hornets (2017-19)

Notable free agents (played in NBA in 2018-19): Isaiah Briscoe, Terrence Jones, Jodie Meeks, Alex Poythress.

Former UK players in the NBA (by team)

Atlanta Hawks: None.

Boston Celtics: Enes Kanter.

Brooklyn Nets: None.

Charlotte Hornets: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Malik Monk, PJ Washington.

Chicago Bulls: None.

Cleveland Cavaliers: Brandon Knight.

Dallas Mavericks: None.

Denver Nuggets: Jamal Murray, Jarred Vanderbilt.

Detroit Pistons: None.

Golden State Warriors: Willie Cauley-Stein, Andrew Harrison.

Houston Rockets: None.

Indiana Pacers: None.

Los Angeles Clippers: Patrick Patterson.

Los Angeles Lakers: DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis, Rajon Rondo.

Memphis Grizzlies: None.

Miami Heat: Bam Adebayo, Tyler Herro, Mychal Mulder.

Milwaukee Bucks: Eric Bledsoe.

Minnesota Timberwolves: Karl-Anthony Towns.

New Orleans Pelicans: Darius Miller.

New York Knicks: Kevin Knox, Julius Randle.

Oklahoma City Thunder: Hamidou Diallo, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Nerlens Noel.

Orlando Magic: Isaac Humphries.

Philadelphia 76ers: None.

Phoenix Suns: Devin Booker.

Portland Trail Blazers: Skal Labissiere.

Sacramento Kings: De’Aaron Fox, Wenyen Gabriel (two-way contract), Tyler Ulis.

San Antonio Spurs: Keldon Johnson, Trey Lyles.

Toronto Raptors: None.

Utah Jazz: None.

Washington Wizards: John Wall.

Notable free agents (played in NBA in 2018-19): Isaiah Briscoe, Terrence Jones, Jodie Meeks, Alex Poythress.

Dennis Varney is the assistant sports editor for the Lexington Herald-Leader and Kentucky.com. He is a Pike County native and Western Kentucky alum. He has also worked at The Times of Northwest Indiana, The Seattle Times and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
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