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Draft Summary

NBA Draft Summary Provides pre-draft pick order with live pick selections during the draft. Displays information on draft rounds, picks, teams, and prospects for a given draft year.


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Data Points

Draft Info:
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
end_datedraftDateEnd date of a draft
ex. 2022-06-23
iddraftGUIDUnique ID of a draft
ex. 01c63362-299c-48a0-b725-63fa18fca261
start_datedraftDateStart date of a draft
ex. 2022-06-23
statusdraftStringStatus of a draft
scheduled, inprogress, complete, closed
aliaspick - teamStringDraft team alias
ex. DEN (Denver)
idpick - teamGUIDUnique ID of a draft team
ex. 583ed102-fb46-11e1-82cb-f4ce4684ea4c
marketpick - teamStringDraft team market name
ex. Denver
namepick - teamStringDraft team name
ex. Nuggets
yeardraftIntegerYear of a draft
Pick Info:
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
idpickGUIDUnique ID of a draft pick
ex. ca6b8dae-e835-49e4-9638-b30cdd3969a8
numberpickIntegerNumber of a draft pick within a round
overallpickIntegerOverall number of a draft pick
tradedpickBooleanSignifies a traded draft pick
idpick - trades - tradeGUIDUnique ID of a trade
ex. 3fc4ffa0-fe54-4d9a-bf53-e85df0e2cefd
Round Info:
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
end_dateroundDateEnd date of a round
ex. 2022-06-23
idroundGUIDUnique ID of a round
ex. 27b93f2c-95fb-4ba6-80ea-d50c95f7d1a4
numberroundIntegerNumber of a round
start_dateroundDateStart date of a round
ex. 2022-06-23
statusroundStringStatus of a round
ex. closed
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
channelbroadcastStringName of the game's broadcast channel
networkbroadcastStringName of the game's broadcast network
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
aliasleagueStringAlias of a league
ex. NBA
idleagueGUIDUnique ID of a league
ex. 4353138d-4c22-4396-95d8-5f587d2df25c
nameleagueStringName of a league
ex. NBA
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
birth_placeprospectStringBirthplace of a prospect
ex. Cedar Rapids, IA, USA
experienceprospectStringExperience of a college prospect
ex. JR or SR
first_nameprospectStringFirst name of a prospect
ex. Keegan
heightprospectIntegerHeight in inches
idprospectGUIDUnique prospect/draft ID of a player
ex. 0245fbf2-e24f-41a7-8322-d39caf6d2b37
last_nameprospectStringLast name of a prospect
ex. Murray
league_idprospectGUIDThe NBA API ID of a player.

This will appear once the player has been drafted and exported to the NBA API. Typically, it happens the day after they are drafted.
ex. 7494fbb4-5ac7-43ee-b91a-8859532f548b
nameprospectStringFull name of a prospect
ex. Keegan Murray
positionprospectStringPosition of a prospect
See our FAQ for a list of valid positions
source_idprospectGUIDUnique player ID from a prospect's source (for example, the NCAA Men's Basketball API)
ex. be83df8e-0fb6-4ee5-9c1c-4151a5223680
top_prospectprospectBooleanSignifies a top prospect
weightprospectIntegerWeight in lbs
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
aliaspick - teamStringAbbreviation of a team
ex. SAC (Sacramento)
idpick - teamGUIDUnique ID of a team
ex. 583ed0ac-fb46-11e1-82cb-f4ce4684ea4c
marketpick - teamStringMarket name of a team
ex. Sacramento
namepick - teamStringTeam name
ex. Kings
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
addressvenueStringAddress of a venue
ex. 620 Atlantic Avenue
cityvenueStringCity of a venue
ex. Brooklyn
countryvenueStringCountry of a venue
ex. USA
namevenueStringName of a venue
ex. Barclays Center
statevenueStringState or province of a venue
ex. NY
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