Cavaliers Win Lottery!
The Cavaliers won the NBA Draft Lottery on May 22, and Cleveland chairman Gordon Gund said afterward his team will select LeBron James at NBA Draft 2003 on June 26. The Detroit Pistons will pick second and the Denver Nuggets are third.
Gordon Gund chat transcript
The 3-2-1 countdown:
Gund hints at who his team will pick:
James, Anthony, Dumars react:
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