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THE NBA LOTTERY TEAMS
Whether your favorite team just barely missed the playoffs or was tanking from the start, tonight represents hope. One of the most anticipated NBA Draft lotteries in history is nearly here, and one lucky franchise will walk away with its fortunes forever changed with the No. 1 pick and the chance to take generational talent Victor Wembanyama.
In case you don’t know much about Wemby…
So, who is going to land him? Here are the teams with the top odds:
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Wembanyama will instantly lift any team. There’s a reason we dedicatedto tracking who has the best chance of getting him. Our Michael Kaskey-Blomain looked at , and coming in at No. 1 are…
- Kaskey-Blomain: “The Spurs are the best fit for Wembanyama. They’re a steady organization with a proven track record of developing and maximizing young talent. Plus, Wembanyama would get the opportunity to start his career by playing for one of the best coaches of all time in Gregg Popovich. Also the Spurs don’t currently have any sort of established identity or other young cornerstones in place, so they will immediately be able to begin building around Wembanyama.”
Finally, the lottery is just a bunch of ping pong balls bouncing around, but historically, some teams have been luckier than others. Our Sam Quinn did a remarkable deep dive on.
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