1986 nba draft class

1986 nba draft class

A look at the first round of the 1986 NBA Draft Print this Article A look at the first-round picks in the star-crossed 1986 draft: 1. CLEVELAND CAVALIERS — Brad Daugherty, North Carolina. Played eight years with the Cavaliers and was a five-time All-Star, but retired at age 28 because of a back injury. Averaged 19 points and 9.5 rebounds in 548 games. 2. BOSTON CELTICS — Len Bias, Maryland. Died of a cocaine overdose two days after being drafted, perhaps the most tragic story in NBA history.