The youngest players ever drafted

The NBA has become a young man’s game over the past couple of decades, with more and more players getting drafted in their late teens as opposed to their early 20s after multiple years of college, as used to be the norm. As such, we have seen an array of super young players getting drafted in the late ’90s and throughout the ’00s and ’10s. Below, check out the youngest players ever selected in the NBA Draft, led by the legendary Andrew Bynum, who was one of just three players ever to be selected as 17-year-olds.

The youngest players ever drafted

The NBA has become a young man’s game over the past couple of decades, with more and more players getting drafted in their late teens as opposed to their early 20s after multiple years of college, as used to be the norm.

As such, we have seen an array of super young players getting drafted in the late ’90s and throughout the ’00s and ’10s.

Below, check out the youngest players ever selected in the NBA Draft, led by the legendary Andrew Bynum, who was one of just three players ever to be selected as 17-year-olds.