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Celtics win NBA draft lottery, Lakers at No. 2 keep pick

Celtics win NBA draft lottery, Lakers at No. 2 keep pick

Meanwhile, on the eve of their Eastern Conference finals showdown with the Cavaliers, the Celtics - who dispatched the Bulls in the first round of the playoffs - cashed in their 25 percent chance to win the lottery.

If the Boston Celtics, who won the lottery, don't take UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball, the Lakers could select the Los Angeles-area native to be their point guard of the future. When you're in the trade deadline and you're talking about trading picks, it's 1-4 or possibly 5 if Brooklyn starts winning games and so forth. Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! Pelinka believes that after the June 22 draft, the Lakers will have "as good a young core as any in the league".

After the lottery ended, Pierce wrote on twitter: "And look what I leave behind for the Celts on my way out #1 pick".

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"We can't expect to be a team on the rise this year", Connelly said.

After the season that the Phoenix Suns endured, Suns fans were hoping that the tide would turn with a top two pick in the upcoming National Basketball Association draft. After helping the Lakers to five National Basketball Association titles as the No. 1 pick in the 1979 National Basketball Association draft, Johnson held out hope his presence and expertise will preclude more prosperous times. Boston acquired the Nets' 2014, 2016 and 2018 first-round picks, as well as the rights to swap in 2017. "This wasn't going to stop us from being successful".

The Celtics were going to be in prime position no matter how the Ping-Pong balls bounced in a hotel ballroom Tuesday. Minnesota snapped that streak by getting eventual Rookie of the Year Karl-Anthony Towns in 2015 and Philadelphia emerged with Ben Simmons last season. LaVar Ball's influence not affecting Lonzo's draft stockA lot at stake for Lakers in draft lotteryHerm: Kize.

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And the Lakers will get a chance to take one of them after beating the odds to move up in their first year with Hall of Famer Magic Johnson as their team president.

The Tribune reported in February that the Celtics refused to offer this pick without protections when they and the Bulls engaged in trade talks centered on Butler for the second time in nine months.

If Philadelphia is unwilling to do so, the Suns could move down if they feel they could get the player they want at the right spot. The Kings will select fifth and 10th.

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The Magic got the sixth pick, followed by the Timberwolves, the Knicks and the Mavericks.


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