Portland Trail Blazers Stand Pat, Make No Picks in 2014 NBA Draft

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

For the first time in 16 years, the Blazers did not have any draft transactions.

With no rumors in the days preceding the draft, expectations were low for Portland Trail Blazers activity. And indeed, the Blazers stood pat throughout the 2014 NBA Draft.

This is only the second time in franchise history that Blazers made no picks in a draft, joining 1998.

Activity will likely pick up for the Blazers' fans soon, as free agency opens at 9pm PDT on June 30th, with teams being allowed to have contract discussions with free agents. Blazer's Edge will have full coverage of free agency.

Here are the players chosen and transactions in the first round:

1 Cleveland Cavaliers -- Andrew Wiggins, Kansas
2 Milwaukee Bucks -- Jabari Parker, Duke
3 Philadelphia 76ers -- Joel Embiid, Kansas
4 Orlando Magic -- Aaron Gordon, Arizona
5 Utah Jazz -- Dante Exum, Australia
6 Boston Celtics -- Marcus Smart, Oklahoma State
7 Los Angeles Lakers -- Julius Randle, Kentucky
8 Sacramento Kings -- Nik Stauskas, Michigan
9 Charlotte Hornets (from Detroit) -- Noah Vonleh, Indiana
10 Philadelphia 76ers (from New Orleans) -- Elfrid Payton, UL Lafayette
11 Denver Nuggets -- Doug McDermott, Creighton

The Chicago Bulls traded the 16th and 19th picks in this draft to Denver for the rights to McDermott.

12 Orlando Magic (from New York) -- Dario Saric, Croatia

The Magic traded the rights to Saric and a 2017 first round pick to the 76ers for the rights to 10th pick Payton. Full details are not yet available.

13 Minnesota Timberwolves -- Zach LaVine, UCLA
14 Phoenix Suns -- T.J. Warren, NC State
15 Atlanta Hawks -- Adreian Payne, Michigan St.

Adam Silver and the NBA made an honorary selection of Isaiah Austin, who had to withdraw from the draft due to a disorder found during genetic screening in the draft medical process. He was invited onstage to a standing ovation.

16 Denver Nuggets (from Charlotte via Chicago) -- Jusuf Nurkic, Bosnia-Herzegovina
17 Boston Celtics (from Brooklyn) -- James Young, Kentucky
18 Phoenix Suns (from Washington) -- Tyler Ennis, Syracuse
19 Denver Nuggets (from Chicago) -- Gary Harris, Michigan St.
20 Toronto Raptors -- Bruno Caboclo, Brazil
21 Oklahoma City (from Dallas) -- Mitch McGary, Michigan
22 Memphis Grizzlies -- Jordan Adams, UCLA
23 Utah Jazz (from Golden State) -- Rodney Hood, Duke
24 Charlotte Hornets (from Portland) -- Shabazz Napier, Connecticut

Charlotte traded Napier to the Miami Heat for the 26th and 55th picks, and a second rounder to be named later.

25 Houston Rockets -- Clint Capela, Switzerland
26 Charlotte Hornets (from Miami) -- P.J. Hairston, North Carolina (and NBA Development League)
27 Phoenix Suns (from Indiana) -- Bogdan Bogdanovic, Serbia
28 Los Angeles Clippers -- CJ Wilcox, Washington
29 Oklahoma City -- Josh Huestis, Stanford
30 San Antonio Spurs -- Kyle Anderson, UCLA

For second round details, check out SBNation's detailed coverage.

-- Tim

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