New Jersey Nets' Five Most Defining NBA Draft Moments

John DoesomeContributor IJune 17, 2009

New Jersey Nets' Five Most Defining NBA Draft Moments

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Honorable Mentions - The Bad

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    1 Dec 1995:  Center Yinka Dare of the New Jersey Nets looks on during a game against the Boston Celtics at the FleetCenter in Boston, Massachusetts.  The Nets won the game, 131-123. Mandatory Credit: Allsport  /Allsport

Honorable Mentions - The Good

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    22 April 2002: Keith Van Horn #44 of the New Jersey Nets celebrates a three pointer against The Indiana Pacers during their first round playoff game at the Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, New Jersey.   Digital Image. NOTE TO USER: User expr

No. 5 - Nets win 2000 Draft Lottery

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No. 4 - Nets draft Buck Williams Third Overall

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No. 3A and 3B - Nets Draft Derrick Coleman and Kenny Anderson in Successive Years

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    2 Feb 1994: NEW JERSEY NETS FORWARD DERRICK COLEMAN IN ACTION DURING THE NETS GAME AT THE DENVER NUGGETS.

No. 2 - Nets acquire Richard Jefferson and Jason Collins in Draft Day Trade

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    LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 25:  Richard Jefferson #24 of the New Jersey Nets makes a slam dunk against the Los Angeles Clippers on January 25, 2006 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by down

No. 1 - Nets pass on Kobe Bryant and Draft Kerry Kittles

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    EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - MAY 16:  Kerry Kittles #30 of the New Jersey Nets on the court in Game six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2004 NBA Playoffs against the Detroit Pistons at Continental Airlines Arena on May 16, 2004 in East Rutherford