The New Orleans Hornets Won The NBA Draft Lottery #1 Pick

The NBA draft lottery was tonight, and largely held to form until the #1 overall pick. New Orleans, which had the fourth best odds at 13.7% entering the lottery drawing, nonetheless got the first selection. Congratulations, Anthony Davis. Future owner Tom Benson was present in person to watch his new franchise get better offseason news than his football team.

Here is the full order:

  1. New Orleans Hornets
  2. Charlotte Bobcats
  3. Washington Wizards
  4. Cleveland Cavaliers
  5. Sacramento Kings
  6. Portland Trailblazers (via Brooklyn Nets)
  7. Golden State Warriors
  8. Toronto Raptors
  9. Detroit Pistons
  10. New Orleans Hornets
  11. Portland Trailblazers
  12. Milwaukee Bucks
  13. Phoenix Suns
  14. Houston Rockets

[photo via US Presswire]

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