2006 NBA Draft

Announcement Date: June 28, 2006

Drafted LaMarcus Aldridge (2nd overall) and Rodney Carney (16th overall).

The Bulls acquired the rights to Tyrus Thomas (4th overall) and Viktor Khryapa from Portland in exchange for the draft rights to LaMarcus Aldridge and a future second-round pick. Also acquired the draft rights to Thabo Sefolosha (13th overall) from Philadelphia in exchange for the draft rights to Rodney Carney, a 2007 second-round draft pick and cash considerations.