Highlighted rows indicate lottery winner:


2006

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Portland
21-61
250
25.0%
21.48%
17.72%
New York(1)
23-59
199
19.90%
18.78%
17.07%
Charlotte
26-56
138
13.80%
14.25%
14.54%
Atlanta
26-56
137
13.70%
14.16%
14.48%
Toronto
27-55
88
8.80%
9.64%
10.65%
Minnesota
33-49
53
5.30%
6.02%
6.96%
Boston
33-49
53
5.30%
6.02%
6.96%
Houston
34-48
23
2.30%
2.69%
3.21%
Golden State
34-48
22
2.20%
2.57%
3.08%
Seattle
35-57
11
1.10%
1.30%
1.57%
Orlando
36-46
8
0.80%
0.95%
1.15%
NO/Okla. City
38-44
7
0.70%
0.83%
1.01%
Philadelphia
38-44
6
0.60%
0.71%
0.87%
Utah
41-41
5
0.50%
0.59%
0.72%

(1) To Chicago


2005

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Atlanta
13-69
250
25.0%
21.46%
17.74%
New Orleans
18-64
178
17.8%
17.36%
16.46%
Charlotte
18-64
177
17.7%
17.29%
16.42%
Utah
26-56
119
11.9%
12.58%
13.25%
Portland
27-55
88
8.8%
9.64%
10.64%
Milwaukee
30-52
63
6.3%
7.09%
8.09%
Toronto
33-49
36
3.6%
4.16%
4.90%
New York
33-49
35
3.5%
4.04%
4.77%
Golden State
34-48
14
1.4%
1.65%
1.99%
L.A. Lakers
34-48
14
1.4%
1.65%
1.99%
Orlando
36-46
8
0.8%
0.95%
1.15%
L.A. Clippers
37-45
7
0.7%
0.83%
1.01%
Cleveland(1)
42-40
6
0.6%
0.71%
0.87%
Minnesota
44-38
5
0.5%
0.59%
0.72%

(1) To Charlotte via Phoenix


2004

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Orlando
21-61
250
25.00%
21.55%
17.85%
Chicago
23-59
200
20.00%
18.91%
17.22%
Washington
25-57
157
15.70%
15.80%
15.66%
L.A. Clippers
28-54
105
10.50%
11.31%
12.22%
Atlanta
28-54
104
10.40%
11.22%
12.14%
Phoenix
29-53
64
6.40%
7.20%
8.23%
Toronto
33-49
37
3.70%
4.28%
5.05%
Philadelphia
33-49
36
2.90%
3.37%
4.02%
Cleveland
35-47
18
1.80%
4.17%
4.93%
Golden State
37-45
9
0.90%
1.07%
1.30%
Seattle
37-45
9
0.90%
1.07%
1.30%
Portland
41-41
6
0.60%
0.71%
0.87%
Utah
42-40
5
0.50%
0.59%
0.73%


2003

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Cleveland
17-65
225
22.50%
20.30%
17.63%
Denver
17-65
225
22.50%
20.30%
17.63%
Toronto
24-58
157
15.70%
15.80%
15.66%
Miami
25-57
120
12.00%
12.68%
13.39%
L.A. Clippers
28-54
89
8.90%
9.75%
10.78%
Memphis
28-54
64
6.40%
7.20%
8.23%
Chicago
30-52
44
4.40%
5.05%
5.91%
Atlanta (1)
35-47
29
2.90%
3.37%
4.02%
New York
37-45
15
1.50%
1.77%
2.14%
Washington
37-45
14
1.40%
1.65%
2.00%
Golden State
38-44
7
0.70%
0.83%
1.01%
Seattle
40-42
6
0.60%
0.71%
0.87%
Houston (2)
43-39
5
0.50%
0.59%
0.73%

(1) Pick conveyed to Milwaukee
(2) Pick conveyed to Memphis


2002

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Golden State
21-61
225
22.50%
20.30%
17.63%
Chicago
21-61
225
22.50%
20.30%
17.63%
Memphis (1)
23-59
157
15.70%
15.80%
15.66%
Denver
27-55
120
12.00%
12.68%
13.39%
Houston
28-54
89
8.90%
9.75%
10.78%
Cleveland
29-53
64
6.40%
7.20%
8.23%
New York
30-52
44
4.40%
5.05%
5.91%
Atlanta (2)
33-49
29
2.90%
3.37%
4.02%
Phoenix
36-46
15
1.50%
1.77%
2.14%
Miami
36-46
14
1.40%
1.65%
2.00%
Washington
37-45
7
0.70%
0.83%
1.01%
L.A. Clippers
39-43
6
0.60%
0.71%
0.87%
Milwaukee
41-41
5
0.50%
0.59%
0.73%

(1) Pick may be conveyed to Detroit or to Atlanta via Detroit, Philadelphia and Houston.
(2) Pick may be conveyed to L.A. Clippers.


2001

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Chicago
15-67
250
25.00%
21.55%
17.85%
Golden State
17-65
200
20.00%
18.91%
17.22%
Washington
19-63
157
15.70%
15.84%
15.70%
Vancouver (1)
23-59
120
12.00%
12.71%
13.43%
Atlanta
25-57
89
8.90%
9.77%
10.82%
New Jersey
26-56
64
6.40%
7.21%
8.26%
Cleveland
30-52
44
4.40%
5.06%
5.93%
L.A. Clippers
31-51
29
2.90%
3.38%
4.03%
Detroit (2)
32-50
18
1.80%
2.12%
2.56%
Boston
36-46
11
1.10%
1.30%
1.58%
Denver (3)
40-42
7
0.70%
0.83%
1.02%
Seattle
44-38
6
0.60%
0.71%
0.87%
Houston (4)
45-37
5
0.50%
0.60%
0.73%

(1) Pick may be conveyed to Detroit, or to Houston via Detroit and Philadelphia.
(2) Pick may be conveyed to Houston via Philadelphia, or to Vancouver via Philadelphia and Houston.
(3) Pick may be conveyed to Boston or Utah.
(4) Pick may be conveyed to Vancouver, or to Detroit via Vancouver.


2000

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
L.A. Clippers
15-67
250
25.00%
21.55%
17.84%
Chicago
17-65
200
20.00%
18.91%
17.22%
Orlando via G.S. (1)
41-41
157
15.70%
15.84%
15.70%
Vancouver (2)
22-60
120
12.00%
12.71%
13.43%
Atlanta
28-54
89
8.90%
9.77%
10.82%
Washington (3)
29-53
64
6.40%
7.21%
8.26%
New Jersey
31-52
44
4.40%
5.06%
5.93%
Cleveland
32-50
29
2.90%
3.38%
4.03%
Houston (4)
34-48
18
1.80%
2.12%
2.56%
Orlando via Denver (1)
41-41
9
0.90%
1.07%
1.30%
Boston
35-47
9
0.90%
1.07%
1.30%
Dallas
40-42
6
0.60%
0.71%
0.87%
Orlando (5)
41-41
5
0.50%
0.60%
0.73%

(1) Pick may be conveyed to Houston, Vancouver, Detroit or Denver.
(2) Pick may be conveyed to Detroit or to Houston.
(3) Pick may be conveyed to Chicago via Golden State (If this is a top three pick, Washington will retain).
(4) Pick may be conveyed to Vancouver or Detroit.
(5) Pick may be conveyed to Houston, Vancouver, Detroit or Denver.


1999

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Vancouver (1)
8-42
250
25.00%
21.55%
17.84%
L.A. Clippers
9-41
200
20.00%
18.91%
17.22%
Chicago
13-37
157
15.70%
15.84%
15.70%
Toronto via Denver (1)
14-36
120
12.00%
12.71%
13.43%
Minnesota via N.J.
16-34
89
8.90%
9.77%
10.82%
Washington
18-32
64
6.40%
7.21%
8.26%
Boston (2)
19-31
37
3.70%
4.28%
5.06%
Phoenix via Dallas
19-31
36
3.60%
4.17%
4.93%
Golden State
21-29
18
1.80%
2.12%
2.56%
Cleveland
22-28
11
1.10%
1.30%
1.58%
Toronto
23-27
7
0.70%
0.83%
1.02%
Seattle
25-25
6
0.60%
0.71%
0.87%
Charlotte
26-24
5
0.50%
0.60%
0.73%

(1) Pick may be conveyed to Detroit.
(2) Cleveland has the option to receive this pick unless it is among top three.


1998

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Denver
11-71
250
35.92%
12.38%
16.05%
Toronto
16-66
200
0.00%
36.57%
19.51%
L.A. Clippers
17-65
157
22.56%
10.09%
14.57%
Golden State (1)
19-63
105
15.09%
7.47%
11.48%
Vancouver (2)
19-63
104
0.00%
19.02%
14.74%
Dallas
20-62
64
9.20%
4.87%
7.79%
Sacramento
27-55
44
6.32%
3.44%
5.61%
Philadelphia
31-51
29
4.17%
2.32%
3.82%
Milwaukee (3)
36-46
15
2.16%
1.22%
2.03%
Boston
36-46
14
2.01%
1.14%
1.90%
Detroit (4)
37-45
7
1.01%
0.58%
0.96%
Orlando (5)
41-41
6
0.86%
0.49%
0.83%
Washington (6)
42-40
5
0.72%
0.41%
0.69%

(1) Pick may be conveyed to Orlando or Utah.
(2) Vancouver may convey this pick to Detroit. If so, Detroit may convey pick to Philadelphia.
(3) Pick may be conveyed to Denver.
(4) Detroit may convey this pick to Philadelphia.
(5) Pick may be conveyed to Golden State or Utah.
(6) Pick will be conveyed to Golden State, Orlando or Utah.

Note: Per their expansion agreements, Vancouver and Toronto cannot select first in the 1998 NBA Draft. In the event one of those teams wins the 1998 NBA Draft Lottery, that team will be entitled to the second selection in the 1998 NBA Draft.


1997

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Vancouver
14-68
250
0.00%
45.96%
18.43%
Boston
15-67
200
27.51%
11.77%
16.85%
San Antonio
20-62
157
21.60%
10.24%
15.41%
Denver
21-61
120
16.51%
8.43%
13.20%
Philadelphia (1)
22-60
89
12.24%
6.59%
10.65%
Boston (2)
15-67
64
8.80%
4.93%
8.14%
New Jersey
26-56
44
6.05%
3.49%
5.85%
Golden State
30-52
24
3.30%
1.95%
3.33%
Toronto (1)
30-52
23
0.00%
4.23%
4.00%
Milwaukee (3)
33-49
11
1.51%
0.91%
1.56%
Sacramento
34-48
7
0.96%
0.58%
1.00%
Indiana
39-43
6
0.83%
0.50%
0.86%
Cleveland
42-40
5
0.69%
0.42%
0.72%

(1) Philadelphia may swap picks with Toronto; Toronto may swap its pick (or Philadelphia's pick) with Dallas for Minnesota's first-round pick.
(2) Boston traded its 1996 first round pick and Eric Montross to Dallas, getting the Mavericks' 1996 and 1997 first round picks in return. The Mavericks had a 24-58 record.
(3) Milwaukee may convey this pick to Phoenix.

Note: Per their expansion agreements, Vancouver and Toronto cannot select first in the 1997 or 1998 NBA Drafts. In the event one of those teams qualifies for and wins the 1997 NBA Draft Lottery, that team will be entitled to the second selection in the 1997 NBA Draft.


1996

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Vancouver
15-67
250
0.00%
41.89%
22.48%
Philadelphia
18-64
200
33.73%
8.51%
13.87%
Toronto
21-61
157
0.00%
26.31%
20.92%
Milwaukee
25-57
120
20.24%
6.47%
11.42%
Minnesota
26-56
77
12.98%
4.56%
8.35%
Dallas
26-56
76
12.82%
4.51%
8.26%
L.A. Clippers
29-53
44
7.42%
2.77%
5.19%
New Jersey
30-52
29
4.89%
1.87%
3.55%
Dallas (1)
26-56
18
3.04%
1.18%
2.25%
Denver
35-47
11
1.85%
0.73%
1.40%
Golden State
36-46
7
1.18%
0.47%
0.90%
Cleveland (2)
47-35
6
1.01%
0.40%
0.77%
Charlotte
41-41
5
0.84%
0.34%
0.64%

(1) In a trade with Boston, the Mavericks gave up their first round picks in 1996 and 1997 for the Celtics' first round pick and Eric Montross. Boston had a 33-49 record.
(2) Cleveland acquired the Bullets' first-round draft pick in the trade for Mark Price in 1995. Washington had a 39-43 record.

Note: Per their expansion agreements, Vancouver and Toronto cannot select first in the 1996, 1997 or 1998 NBA Drafts. In the event one of those teams wins the 1996 NBA Draft Lottery, that team will be entitled to the second selection in the 1996 NBA Draft.


1995

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
L.A. Clippers
17-65
250
25.00%
21.68%
18.09%
Washington
21-61
183
18.30%
17.87%
16.99%
Minnesota
21-61
182
18.20%
17.80%
16.96%
Philadelphia
24-58
126
12.60%
13.31%
14.05%
Golden State
26-56
94
9.40%
10.31%
11.43%
Detroit
28-54
66
6.60%
7.46%
8.59%
New Jersey
30-52
44
4.40%
5.08%
6.01%
Miami
32-50
27
2.70%
3.17%
3.82%
Milwaukee
34-48
15
1.50%
1.78%
2.17%
Dallas
36-46
8
0.80%
0.95%
1.17%
Sacramento
39-43
5
0.50%
0.60%
0.74%


1994

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
NO. 1
NO. 2
NO. 3
Dallas
13-69
250
25.00%
21.72%
18.12%
Detroit
20-62
164
16.40%
16.41%
16.13%
Minnesota
20-62
164
16.40%
16.41%
16.13%
Milwaukee
20-62
163
16.30%
13.34%
16.08%
Washington
24-58
94
9.40%
10.32%
11.46%
Philadelphia (1)
25-57
66
6.60%
7.47%
8.61%
L.A. Clippers
27-55
44
4.40%
5.09%
6.02%
Sacramento
28-54
27
2.70%
3.17%
3.83%
Boston
32-50
15
1.50%
1.78%
2.18%
L.A. Lakers
33-49
8
0.80%
0.96%
1.18%
Charlotte (2)
41-41
5
0.50%
0.60%
0.74%

(1) Pick belongs to Philadelphia or Seattle
(2) Pick belongs to Seattle or Philadelphia


1993

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
Dallas
11-71
11
Minnesota
19-63
10
Washington
22-60
9
Sacramento
25-57
8
Philadelphia
26-56
7
Milwaukee
28-54
6
Golden State
34-48
5
Denver
36-46
4
Miami
36-46
3
Detroit
40-42
2
Orlando
41-41
1


1992

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
Minnesota
15-67
11
Orlando
21-61
10
Dallas
22-60
9
Denver
24-58
8
Washington
25-57
7
Sacramento
29-53
6
Milwaukee
31-51
5
Charlotte
31-51
4
Philadelphia
35-47
3
Atlanta
38-44
2
Orlando
42-40
1


1991

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
Denver
20-62
11
Miami
24-58
10
Sacramento
25-57
9
New Jersey
26-56
8
Charlotte
26-56
7
Dallas
28-54
6
Minnesota
29-53
5
Washington
30-52
4
L.A. Clippers
31-51
3
Orlando
31-51
2
Cleveland
33-49
1


1990

TEAM
RECORD
CHANCES
New Jersey
17-65
11
Miami
18-64
10
Orlando
18-64
9
Charlotte
19-63
8
Minnesota
22-60
7
Sacramento
23-59
6
L.A. Clippers
30-52
5
Dallas via Washington
31-51
4
Golden State
37-45
3
Seattle
41-41
2
Atlanta
41-41
1


1989

Nine envelopes for nine teams:
Charlotte, Chicago (from N.J.), Dallas, Indiana, L.A. Clippers, Miami, Sacramento, San Antonio, Washington

Winner: Sacramento


1988

Seven envelopes for seven teams:
Golden State, Indiana, L.A. Clippers, L.A. Clippers (from Sacramento), New Jersey, Philadelphia, Phoenix

Winner: L.A. Clippers


1987

Seven envelopes for seven teams:
Cleveland, L.A. Clippers, New Jersey, New York, Phoenix, Sacramento, San Antonio

Winner: San Antonio


1986

Seven envelopes for seven teams:
Boston (from Seattle), Dallas (from Cleveland), Golden State, Indiana, New York, Philadelphia (from L.A. Clippers), Phoenix

Winner: Philadelphia

Notes: Philadelphia won the lottery by virtue of obtaining the Clippers' 1986 No. 1 pick in a 1979 deal that sent Joe Bryant to L.A.; The Sixers then traded the pick to Cleveland in exchange for Roy Hinson and cash.


1985

Seven envelopes for seven teams:
Atlanta, Golden State, Indiana, L.A. Clippers, New York, Sacramento, Seattle

Winner: New York