1997: TD, T-Mac and a bunch of other guys
Updated: June 27, 2006, 1:21 PM ETBy John Hollinger | ESPN.com
Originally published: June 27, 2005 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 Editor's note: We asked ESPN Insider John Hollinger to evaluate every NBA Draft pick since 1995 and tell us what the lottery teams during those years should have done, based on what we know now about each player. For more on John's methodology, click here. 1997 was hardly a very good year, but it did feature two bona fide superstars and the winners of the last three NBA Finals MVP trophies.
MORE NBA HEADLINES
- Kobe 'sore' but eyeing return in September
- 3 Hawks make ASG; Cousins, Lillard left out
- Sources: Magic on verge of firing Vaughn
- Lakers survive Bulls in 2OT to halt 9-game skid