By Official release
Posted May 16 2011 11:20AM
NEW YORK -- Three ties among teams that finished the 2010-11 NBA regular season with identical records were broken today through random drawings to help determine the order of selection for the 2011 NBA Draft, which will be held on Thursday, June 23 at The Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.
The drawings were conducted earlier today in New York City at the Board of Governors meeting by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
The results of the drawings:
• Sacramento (24-58) won a tiebreaker with New Jersey.
• New Orleans (46-36) won a tiebreaker with Memphis.
• Dallas (57-25) won a tiebreaker with the Los Angeles Lakers
# # #
Below is the order of selection for the 2011 NBA Draft, as well as the number of chances for teams in the 2011 NBA Draft Lottery, to be held May 17, at the NBA Entertainment studio in Secaucus, New Jersey.
The teams entered in the lottery, to be held on May 17, 2011, are as follows (note: the first three picks in the Draft will be determined by the lottery and the remainder of the "lottery teams" will select in positions 4 through 14 in inverse order of their consolidated standings at the end of the regular season):
|2011 Draft Lottery Odds|
The order for the remainder of the first round picks is as follows:
|Remainder Of Round 1|
|18.||Washington (From Atlanta)|
|19.||Charlotte (From New Orleans via Portland)|
|20.||Minnesota (From Memphis via Utah)|
|23.||Houston (From Orlando via Phoenix)|
|27.||New Jersey (From L.A. Lakers)|
|28.||Chicago (From Miami via Toronto)|
|31.||Miami (From Minnesota)|
|33.||Detroit (From Toronto)|
|36.||New Jersey *|
|37.||L.A. Clippers (From Detroit)|
|38.||Houston (From L.A. Clippers)|
|41.||L.A. Lakers (From Golden State via New Jersey|
|43.||--||Chicago or Golden State (From Utah via Chicago)|
|44.||--||Chicago or Golden State (From Phoenix via Chicago)|
|45.||New Orleans (From Philadelphia)|
|46.||L.A. Lakers (From New York)|
|47.||L.A. Clippers (From Houston)|
|50.||Philadelphia (From New Orleans)|
|51.||Portland (This pick may be conveyed to Detroit via Denver)|
|52.||Denver (This pick may be conveyed to Portland or to Detroit)|
|54.||Cleveland (From OKC via Miami)|
|58.||L.A. Lakers (From Miami)|
|60.||Sacramento (From Chicago via Milwaukee)|
* Please note that teams that finished the regular season with identical records will select in the second round in the reverse of the order in which they select in the first round.
With respect to the tie between New Jersey and Sacramento (35 and 36): since the order of selection in the first round for this set of teams may change based on the results of the Draft Lottery, the order of selection in the second round cannot be determined until after the Draft Lottery is conducted (on May 17, 2011).
|Parker to Leonard|
Tony Parker lasers a pass inside to Kawhi Leonard for the easy bucket.
|Steal and Slam|
Jerryd Bayless steps into the passing lane for the steal and finishes on the other end with a dunk.
|Duncan Blocks Randolph|
Tim Duncan keeps Zach Randolph in front of him and comes up with the block.
|Grizzlies vs. Spurs: First half|
Tony Parker has 12 points, Danny Green is adding 10 points as the Spurs lead the Grizzlies by 14 at the half.
|Bonner Heating Up|
Matt Bonner knocks down his third three-pointer of the first-half with a wide-open look from the top of the arc.