|1982 NBA draft|
|Date(s)||June 29, 1982|
|Location||Felt Forum, New York City, New York|
|225 total selections in 10 rounds|
|First selection||James Worthy, Los Angeles Lakers|
|PG||Point guard||SG||Shooting guard||SF||Small forward||PF||Power forward||C||Center|
|^||Denotes player who has been inducted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame|
|*||Denotes player who has been selected for at least one All-Star Game and All-NBA Team|
|+||Denotes player who has been selected for at least one All-Star Game|
|#||Denotes player who never appeared in an NBA regular season or playoff game|
Notable post-second round picks
- "Complete First Round Results 1980–89". NBA.com. Turner Sports Interactive, Inc. Retrieved December 11, 2010.
- "1982 NBA Draft". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved December 11, 2010.
- "1982–1986 NBA Drafts". The Association for Professional Basketball Research. Archived from the original on 16 November 2010. Retrieved December 11, 2010.