The Top 5 Picks in the 2009 NBA Draft

Alex BrooksCorrespondent IJune 10, 2009

The Top 5 Picks in the 2009 NBA Draft

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    NEW YORK - JUNE 26: NBA Commissioner David Stern speaks during the 2008 NBA Draft at the Wamu Theatre at Madison Square Garden June 26, 2008 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this phot

1. Blake Griffin - Los Angeles Clippers

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    MEMPHIS, TN - MARCH 29:  Blake Griffin #23 of the Oklahoma Sooners jumps into Tyler Hansbrough #50 of the North Carolina Tar Heels in the second half during the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament South Regional Final at the FedExForum on March 29, 2009 in M

2. Ricky Rubio - Memphis Grizzlies

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    BEIJING - AUGUST 10:  Ricky Rubio #6 of Spain drives on Dimitrios Diamantidis #13 of Greece during the day 2 preliminary game at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games in the Beijing Olympic Basketball Gymnasium on August 10, 2008 in Beijing, China.  (Photo by Ph

3. Hasheem Thabeet - Oklahoma City Thunder

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    PHILADELPHIA - MARCH 21:  David Loubeau #10 of the Texas A&M Aggies shoots against Hasheem Thabeet #34 and Jeff Adrien #4 of the Connecticut Huskies during the second round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Wachovia Center on March

4. Jrue Holiday - Sacramento Kings

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    WESTWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 19:  Jrue Holiday #21 of the UCLA Bruins looks to make a pass play around Justin Dentmon #5 of the Washington Huskies in the second half during their NCAA basketball game at Pauley Pavilion on February 19, 2009 in Westwood, Califor

5. Jordan Hill - Washington Wizards

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    INDIANAPOLIS - MARCH 27:  Jordan Hill #43 of the Arizona Wildcats controls a rebound against Terrence Jennings #43 of the Louisville Cardinals  during the third round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Lucas Oil Stadium on March 27,