2009 NBA Draft DateThe 2009 NBA Draft date is Thursday June 25th. The NBA Draft will be held at Madison Square Garden in New York. It will begin at 7 p.m. (ET) and will be shown on ESPN.
United States players must be at least one year removed from high school graduation. All drafted players, regardless of nationality, must be born on or before December 31, 1990 (i.e., they must be at least 19 years old during the calendar year of the draft).