Cleveland Cavaliers win NBA Draft Lottery in back-to-back years

Cleveland Cavaliers win NBA Draft Lottery in back-to-back years
May 20, 2014, 7:00 pm
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CSN Staff

There's something about the Cleveland Cavaliers and the NBA Draft Lottery. 

For the second consecutive year and third time in four years, the Cavs were award the top overall pick in the NBA Draft. The franchise had a 1.7 percent chance of winning the top spot heading into the night.

Last year, the Cavs selected UNLV forward Anthony Bennett with the first overall pick.

Here's the rest of the draft order for the 1st round that will take place on June 26th in Brooklyn:

1. Cleveland Cavaliers

2. Milwaukee Bucks

3. Philadelphia 76ers

4. Orlando Magic

5. Utah Jazz

6. Boston Celtics

7. Los Angeles Lakers

8. Sacramento Kings

9. Charlotte Hornets

10. Philadelphia 76ers

11. Denver Nuggets

12. Orlando Magic

13. Minnesota Timberwolves

14. Phoenix Suns

15. Atlanta Hawks

16. Chicago Bulls (via Charlotte)

17. Boston Celtics 

18. Phoenix Suns

19. Chicago Bulls

20. Toronto Raptors

21. Oklahoma City Thunder 

22. Memphis Grizzlies

23. Utah Jazz 

24. Charlotte Hornets 

25. Houston Rockets

26. Miami Heat

27. Phoenix Suns 

28. Los Angeles Clippers

29. Oklahoma City Thunder

30. San Antonio Spurs

Check out this photo from former Kansas center Joel Embiid, who went to the NBA Draft Lottery along with a handful of other highly-rated prospects