2009 NBA Draft: The Top 10 Sleeper Picks

John LorgeSenior Writer IJune 11, 2009

2009 NBA Draft: The Top 10 Sleeper Picks

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10a. A.J. Abrams, G, Texas

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    OKLAHOMA CITY - MARCH 11:  A.J. Abrams #3 of the Texas Longhorns takes a shot against Jermyl Jackson-Wilson of the Colorado Buffaloes during the Phillips 66 Big 12 Men's Basketball Championship at the Ford Center March 11, 2009 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

10b. Jeremy Pargo, PG, Gonzaga

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    INDIANAPOLIS - DECEMBER 06:  Jeremy Pargo #2 of the Gonzaga Bulldogs dunks against the Indiana Hoosiers during the Hartford Hall of Fame Showcase on December 6, 2008 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Gonzaga won 70-54.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

9. Dionte Christmas, G/F, Temple

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    MIAMI - MARCH 20:  Guard Dionte Christmas #22 (C)  of the Temple Owl  drives to the basket past  forward Jeff Pendergraph #3  (L) and forward Rihards Kuksiks #30 (R) of the Arizona State Sun Devils during the first round of the NCAA Division I Men's Baske

8. Patrick Beverley, G, USA

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    BATON ROUGE, LA - JANUARY 26:  Patrick Beverley #21 of the Arkansas Razorbacks passes the ball around Quinton Thornton #32 of the Louisiana State University Tigers on January 26, 2008 at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  (Photo

7. Dante Cunningham, F, Villanova

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    PHILADELPHIA - MARCH 21:  Dante Cunningham #33 of the Villanova Wildcats shoots against the UCLA Bruins during the second round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Wachovia Center on March 21, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Ph

6. Jodie Meeks, SG, Kentucky

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    LEXINGTON, KY - FEBRUARY 21:  Jodie Meeks #23 of the Kentucky Wildcats dunks the ball during the SEC game against the Tennessee Volunteers at Rupp Arena on February 21, 2009 in Lexington, Kentucky.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

5. Luke Harangody, PF, Notre Dame

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    NEW YORK - MARCH 11:  Luke Harangody #44 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish dunks the ball against the West Virginia Mountaineers during the second round of the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 11, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Jim

4. Jack McClinton, G, Miami

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    CHARLOTTE, NC - MARCH 13:  Jack McClinton #33 of the Miami Hurricanes shoots in front of Gavin Grant #11 of the North Carolina Wolfpack during Day 1 of the 2008 Men's ACC Basketball Tournament at Bobcats Arena on March 13, 2008 in Charlotte, North Carolin

3. Marcus Thornton, G, Louisiana State

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    GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 21:  Marcus Thornton #5 of the Louisiana State University Tigers lays in a basket against Danny Green #14 of the North Carolina Tar Heels during the second round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Greensboro C

2. Damion James, F, Texas

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    HOUSTON - MARCH 28:  Damion James #5 of the Texas Longhorns slam dunks the ball against Robin Lopez #42 of the Stanford Cardinal during the third round game of the South Regional as part of 2008 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Reliant Stadium on March

1. Jermaine Taylor, SG, Central Florida

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