The NBA released its list of early entry candidates for this year’s draft.  A total of 66 players announced their intentions of entering the 2012 pool.  If any of the 49 U.S. players and 17 internationals get cold feet, they have until Monday, June 18, 2 pm PST to withdraw their names from consideration.

Key draft dates:

  1. May 30: NBA Draft Lottery (The Kings have a 7.6 percent chance to win, which are the fifth best odds behind New Orleans, Cleveland, Washington and Charlotte)
  2. June 6-8: NBA Pre-draft Combine takes place in Chicago
  3. June 28: NBA Draft

After the jump, the entire list of early entry candidates.

PlayerSchoolHeightStatus
Erik AustinJackson CC (MI)6-3Freshman
Harrison BarnesNorth Carolina6-8Sophomore
Will BartonMemphis6-6Sophomore
Bradley BealFlorida6-3Freshman
J’Covan BrownTexas6-1Junior
Dominic CheekVillanova6-6Junior
Jared CunninghamOregon State6-4Junior
Anthony DavisKentucky6-10Freshman
Andre DrummondConnecticut6-10Freshman
Dominique FergusonFlorida International6-9Sophomore
Justin HamiltonLSU7-0Junior
Moe HarklessSt. John’s6-8Freshman
John HensonNorth Carolina6-11Junior
John JenkinsVanderbilt6-4Junior
Perry Jones IIIBaylor6-11Sophomore
Terrence JonesKentucky6-9Sophomore
Michael Kidd-GilchristKentucky6-7Freshman
Doron LambKentucky6-4Sophomore
Jeremy LambConnecticut6-5Sophomore
Meyers LeonardIllinois7-1Sophomore
Damian LillardWeber State6-3Junior
Kendall Marshall North Carolina6-4 Sophomore
Fab MeloSyracuse7-0Sophomore
Khris MiddletonTexas A&M6-7Junior
Quincy MillerBaylor6-9Freshman
Tony MitchellAlabama6-6Junior
Arnett MoultrieMississippi State6-11Junior
Reeves NelsonUCLA/Zalgiris (Lithuania)6-8-
Austin RiversDuke6-3Freshman
Peter RobersonGrambling State7-0Junior
Quincy RobertsGrambling State6-5Junior
Thomas RobinsonKansas6-9Junior
Terrence RossWashington6-6Sophomore
Avery ScharerShoreline CC (WA)6-1Sophomore
Renardo SidneyMississippi State6-10Junior
Jonathon SimmonsHouston6-6Junior
Terrell StoglinMaryland6-1Sophomore
Gerardo SueroAlbany6-4Junior
Jared SullingerOhio State6-9Sophomore
Raymond TaylorFlorida Atlantic5-6Junior
Marquis TeagueKentucky6-2Freshman
Joston ThomasHawaii6-7Junior
Hollis ThompsonGeorgetown6-8Junior
Richard Townsend-GantVancouver Island University6-5Junior
Dion WaitersSyracuse6-4Sophomore
Maalik WaynsVillanova6-1Junior
Royce WhiteIowa State6-8Sophomore
D’Angelo WilliamsNotre Dame de Namur (CA)6-3Junior
Tony WrotenWashington6-5Freshman
Furkan AldemirGalatasaray (Turkey)6-101991 DOB
Jonas BergstedtTorrelodones (Spain)6-111991 DOB
Evan FournierPoitiers (France)6-71992 DOB
Josep FranchMurcia (Spain)6-51991 DOB
Maximilian Klebers Oliver Baskets (Germany)6-51992 DOB
Lahaou KonateEvreux (France)6-51991 DOB
Mindaugas KupsasBaltai Kaunas (Lithuania)7-01991 DOB
Joffrey LauvergneChalon (France)6-111991 DOB
Abdoulaye LoumGravelines (France)6-111991 DOB
Nika MetreveliSassari (Italy)7-01991 DOB
Nemanja NedovicCrvena Zvezda (Serbia)6-41991 DOB
Alen OmicZlatorog (Slovenia)7-01992 DOB
Jakub ParzenskiPGB Basket (Poland)6-101991 DOB
Sertac SanliGalatasaray (Turkey)7-01991 DOB
Tomas SatoranskyCajasol (Spain)6-71991 DOB
Tornike ShengeliaSpirou (Belgium)6-101991 DOB
Mathieu WojciechowskiGravelines (France)6-61992 DOB