This photo is from the 1995 NBA Draft in Toronto just after the Minnesota Timbewolves selected Kevin Garnett with the fifth overall pick. Garnett became the face of the franchise over the next decade, leading the Wolves to their lone eight playoff appearances.
WHERE ARE THEY NOW? The players from Kevin Garnett's 1995 NBA draft class
Kevin Garnett in the inaugural Nike Hoop Summit posted the game's first double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds to help lead the U.S. to the 86-77 victory. Less than two months later, he went fifth in the 1995 NBA Draft to the Minnesota Timberwolves.
#TBT June 28, 1995 -- Ohio University Men's Basketball power forward GARY TRENT is selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 11th pick in the 1995 NBA Draft. The three-time Mid-American Conference Player of the Year was then traded to the Portland Trail Blazers. #BleedGreen