NBA Rookie Rankings 2021-22

NBA Rookie Rankings

We rank the 2021-22 NBA draft class based on our statistical algorithm. Stats are updated daily.

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Last updated: 22 August 2022 by Joseph Mamone ( @josephmamone)

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SHOW MIN GP Z SCORE POSITION FROM NBA TEAM DATA AND RANKINGS FROM BASED ON
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R#PLAYERPOSTEAMGPMPGFG%FT%3PMPTSTREBASTSTLBLKTOTOTAL
1 Cade Cunningham PG,SGDET6432.7 0.416 (6.7/16.1) 0.844 (2.2/2.6) 1.8 17.4 5.5 5.6 1.2 0.7 3.7 2.43
2 Evan Mobley PF,CCLE6933.8 0.509 (6.1/12.0) 0.663 (2.4/3.7) 0.3 15.0 8.3 2.5 0.8 1.7 1.9 1.80
3 Scottie Barnes SF,PFTOR7435.4 0.492 (6.2/12.6) 0.735 (2.1/2.9) 0.8 15.3 7.5 3.5 1.1 0.7 1.8 1.72
4 Herbert Jones SF,PFNOP7830.0 0.476 (3.5/7.4) 0.842 (1.8/2.1) 0.7 9.5 3.8 2.1 1.7 0.8 1.3 1.07
5 Franz Wagner SG,SF,PFORL7930.8 0.468 (5.8/12.3) 0.863 (2.4/2.8) 1.2 15.2 4.5 2.9 0.9 0.4 1.5 0.53
6 Josh Giddey PG,SG,SFOKL5431.5 0.419 (5.2/12.4) 0.712 (1.0/1.5) 1.0 12.5 7.8 6.4 0.9 0.4 3.2 0.02
7 Jalen Green SGHOU6731.9 0.426 (6.1/14.2) 0.798 (2.8/3.5) 2.3 17.3 3.4 2.6 0.7 0.3 2.0 -1.27
8 Chris Duarte SG,SFIND5528.1 0.431 (4.9/11.3) 0.804 (1.6/2.0) 1.7 13.1 4.1 2.1 1.0 0.2 1.6 -1.76
9 Alperen Sengun CHOU7220.8 0.475 (3.5/7.3) 0.711 (2.3/3.2) 0.4 9.6 5.5 2.6 0.8 0.9 2.0 -2.10
10 Isaiah Jackson PF,CIND3615.1 0.563 (3.2/5.7) 0.684 (1.7/2.4) 0.1 8.3 4.1 0.3 0.7 1.4 1.1 -2.22
11 Ayo Dosunmu PG,SGCHI7727.4 0.519 (3.6/7.0) 0.683 (0.7/1.0) 0.9 8.8 2.8 3.3 0.8 0.4 1.4 -2.38
12 Nah'Shon Hyland PG,SGDEN6919.0 0.402 (3.3/8.3) 0.856 (1.6/1.8) 1.9 10.1 2.7 2.8 0.6 0.3 1.3 -2.66
R#PLAYERPOSTEAMGPMPGFG%FT%3PMPTSTREBASTSTLBLKTOTOTAL
13 Jalen Suggs PG,SGORL4827.3 0.362 (4.1/11.4) 0.774 (2.6/3.4) 0.9 11.8 3.6 4.4 1.2 0.4 3.0 -3.11
14 Isaiah Livers SFDET1920.2 0.456 (2.2/4.7) 0.851 (0.6/0.7) 1.4 6.4 3.0 1.1 0.7 0.4 0.8 -3.42
15 Davion Mitchell PG,SGSAC7527.8 0.417 (4.7/11.2) 0.664 (0.8/1.1) 1.4 11.5 2.2 4.2 0.7 0.3 1.5 -3.65
16 Corey Kispert SG,SFWAS7723.4 0.455 (3.0/6.7) 0.864 (0.7/0.8) 1.5 8.2 2.7 1.1 0.5 0.3 0.6 -3.90
17 Jeremiah Robinson-Earl SF,PF,COKL4922.2 0.413 (2.7/6.6) 0.745 (0.8/1.1) 1.2 7.5 5.6 1.0 0.6 0.3 0.8 -3.99
18 Tre Mann PG,SGOKL6022.8 0.393 (3.9/9.8) 0.788 (1.1/1.4) 1.6 10.4 2.9 1.5 0.8 0.2 1.2 -4.25
19 Kessler Edwards SF,PFBRO4820.6 0.412 (2.3/5.6) 0.825 (0.3/0.4) 1.0 5.9 3.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.9 -4.65
20 Josh Christopher SGHOU7418.0 0.448 (3.0/6.8) 0.732 (1.1/1.5) 0.8 7.9 2.5 2.0 0.9 0.2 1.5 -4.66
21 Aaron Wiggins SG,SF,PFOKL5024.2 0.463 (3.1/6.7) 0.729 (1.2/1.7) 0.8 8.3 3.6 1.4 0.6 0.2 1.1 -4.85
22 Ziaire Williams SFMEM6221.7 0.450 (3.1/6.8) 0.775 (0.7/0.9) 1.2 8.1 2.1 1.0 0.6 0.2 0.7 -4.94
23 Quentin Grimes SGNYK4517.5 0.404 (2.1/5.2) 0.690 (0.3/0.4) 1.6 6.1 2.1 1.0 0.7 0.2 0.6 -5.10
24 Keon Johnson SFPOR3718.9 0.352 (2.6/7.4) 0.804 (1.1/1.4) 0.9 7.2 2.2 2.1 0.8 0.3 1.2 -5.38
R#PLAYERPOSTEAMGPMPGFG%FT%3PMPTSTREBASTSTLBLKTOTOTAL
25 Day'Ron Sharpe PF,CBRO3212.2 0.577 (2.7/4.7) 0.586 (0.8/1.3) 0.1 6.2 5.0 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.9 -5.60
26 Jonathan Kuminga SF,PFGSW7017.0 0.513 (3.4/6.6) 0.686 (1.9/2.7) 0.7 9.3 3.3 0.9 0.4 0.3 1.1 -5.63
27 Cameron Thomas SGBRO6717.6 0.433 (3.3/7.5) 0.828 (1.3/1.6) 0.7 8.5 2.4 1.2 0.5 0.1 0.8 -5.69
28 Charles Bassey CPHI237.3 0.637 (1.3/2.0) 0.750 (0.4/0.5) 0.0 3.0 2.7 0.3 0.2 0.7 0.3 -5.98
29 Joshua Primo SGSAS5019.4 0.374 (2.0/5.4) 0.746 (0.9/1.2) 0.8 5.8 2.3 1.6 0.4 0.5 1.1 -6.03
30 Trey Murphy SG,SFNOP6214.0 0.394 (1.8/4.5) 0.890 (0.7/0.8) 1.2 5.4 2.4 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.3 -6.12
31 Usman Garuba PFHOU2410.0 0.432 (0.8/1.8) 0.724 (0.2/0.3) 0.2 2.0 3.5 0.7 0.4 0.5 0.3 -6.16
32 BJ Boston SGLAC5114.9 0.385 (2.5/6.4) 0.823 (1.2/1.4) 0.7 6.7 2.2 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.6 -6.17
33 Greg Brown PFPOR4813.4 0.429 (1.7/3.9) 0.681 (0.9/1.4) 0.4 4.7 2.8 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.8 -6.43
34 Jericho Sims CNYK4113.6 0.720 (1.0/1.3) 0.408 (0.3/0.7) 0.0 2.2 4.1 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.5 -6.94
35 Jaden Springer SGPHI22.8 1.000 (0.5/0.5) 0.000 (0.0/0.0) 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.5 -6.99
36 Sandro Mamukelashvili PF,CMIL419.9 0.496 (1.4/2.8) 0.815 (0.4/0.5) 0.5 3.8 2.0 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.4 -7.11
R#PLAYERPOSTEAMGPMPGFG%FT%3PMPTSTREBASTSTLBLKTOTOTAL
37 Jared Butler SGUTA428.7 0.403 (1.5/3.6) 0.684 (0.3/0.4) 0.7 3.8 1.1 1.5 0.4 0.2 0.8 -7.28
38 Moses Moody SFGSW5211.7 0.438 (1.5/3.5) 0.783 (0.5/0.7) 0.8 4.4 1.5 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.3 -7.66
39 Dalano Banton SFTOR6410.9 0.411 (1.3/3.2) 0.594 (0.4/0.7) 0.2 3.2 1.9 1.5 0.4 0.2 0.8 -7.90
40 Luke Garza CDET3212.2 0.449 (2.1/4.6) 0.623 (1.2/1.9) 0.5 5.8 3.1 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.6 -7.96
41 Neemias Queta CSAC148.5 0.446 (1.2/2.7) 0.653 (0.8/1.2) 0.0 3.2 2.2 0.4 0.1 0.6 0.4 -8.05
42 Santi Aldama PF,CMEM3211.3 0.402 (1.7/4.1) 0.630 (0.6/1.0) 0.2 4.1 2.7 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.5 -8.29
43 James Bouknight SGCHA319.9 0.347 (1.6/4.6) 0.870 (0.9/1.0) 0.6 4.6 1.7 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.5 -8.35
44 JT Thor PFCHA338.0 0.437 (0.7/1.7) 0.590 (0.4/0.6) 0.2 2.0 1.3 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.3 -8.59
45 Miles McBride PGNYK409.3 0.296 (0.8/2.7) 0.667 (0.2/0.3) 0.4 2.2 1.1 1.0 0.4 0.0 0.1 -8.82
46 Georgios Kalaitzakis SFMIL1316.5 0.462 (2.4/5.2) 0.468 (1.1/2.3) 0.8 6.6 1.6 0.9 0.8 0.2 1.5 -8.91
47 Jalen Johnson SFATL225.5 0.538 (1.0/1.9) 0.719 (0.2/0.3) 0.1 2.4 1.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 -8.95
48 Joe Wieskamp SGSAS297.1 0.358 (0.7/1.9) 0.533 (0.2/0.5) 0.5 2.1 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 -9.76
49 Isaiah Todd PFWAS126.3 0.267 (0.6/2.2) 0.340 (0.2/0.5) 0.3 1.7 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 -10.02
50 Scottie Lewis SGCHA23.3 0.000 (0.0/0.0) 0.500 (0.5/1.0) 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 -10.32
51 Kai Jones CCHA213.1 0.642 (0.4/0.7) 0.368 (0.1/0.4) 0.1 1.0 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.3 -10.38
52 Sharife Cooper PGATL133.0 0.213 (0.2/1.1) 0.000 (0.0/0.0) 0.1 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.4 -10.66