The 2003 NBA Draft is known for having one of the most talented draft pools in recent draft history, with four third-year stars (LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Bosh, and Dwyane Wade, as well as other emerging stars (Chris Kaman, Josh Howard, David West, Kyle Korver, Luke Ridnour, Kirk Hinrich, Josh Howard, Boris Diaw, and T. J. Ford).
The 2003 draft class is starting to be compared to the legendary 1984 draft class. 
Notable undrafted players編輯
- Matt Carroll (SF), Notre Dame
- Marquis Daniels (SG/SF), Auburn
- Ronald Dupree (SF), LSU
- Udonis Haslem (PF), Florida
- Quinton Ross (SG), SMU