1999 Draft: Richard Hamilton
( STEPHEN DUNN, HC / February 28, 1999 )
Richard Hamilton (1996-99)
UConn highlights: No. 2 in career scoring (2,036 points), and No. 3 in scoring average (19.8). Two-time first-team All-American and Big East player of the year. Leading scorer on 1999 NCAA championship team.
Of note: No. 7 overall pick by Washington in 1999. Just finished sixith season with Detroit after three with Wizards. Leading scorer on Pistons' 2004 NBA championship team (17.6). Three time All-Star. Averages 17.9 points over his career.