There’s no precedent that says the Cavaliers can’t win the Lottery for the second straight season. It’s been done before, and by a team with less of a chance than Cleveland has heading into Wednesday night.
Actually, if there’s any precedent, it’s that the team with the league’s third-worst record has won the Lottery more than anyone else. Or to go one step farther, any number of strange scenarios can unfold in Times Square.
Last year’s Lottery was proof positive.