One-on-One: NBA Draft lottery winner , losers, 'Brow' sweepstakes
8 days ago - By Yardbarke
Yardbarker NBA writers Pat Heery and Sean Keane address the hottest questions in the NBA. This week's topics: winners, losers, and weirdness in the draft lottery. Heery: Lottery night is all about the top pick. Give me a good analogy or metaphor for landing the second pick. Keane: Landing the second pick is like winning the Showcase Showdown on "The Price Is Right," but you don't get the one with the new car. You get the package with a catamaran and a jet ski, and you live in Nebraska. It might be fun, but it's not really what you were dreaming of, and you owe a lot more tax than you...
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NBA Draft Lottery Collection
8 days ago - By Sportsnet
Why NBA Analyst Believes Celtics Were Biggest Losers Of Draft Lottery
8 days ago - By NESN
The Boston Celtics avoided complete catastrophe Tuesday night, but the pingpong balls certainly didn't go their way.
The Celtics primarily kept their eyes on the Sacramento Kings as the NBA Draft lottery unfolded. Boston, who acquired Sacramento's pick so as long as it wasn't No. 1 overall, ended up obtaining the very last selection among lottery teams. The C's now own the No. 14, 20 and 22 overall picks in this year's draft.
Moving up on the draft board would have benefitted the Celtics in more ways than one. Aside from having the opportunity to select one of this year's top prospects, a...
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Bulls found saddest silver lining after losing NBA draft lottery
8 days ago - By New York Post
Well, it could always be worse. That was Bulls vice president of basketball operations John Paxson's takeaway from his team winding up with the seventh pick in the NBA draft despite finishing with the fourth-worst record in the league. “My mind immediately went to the fact that three of the top four are going out...
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