Detroit Pistons to Pick 8th Overall in 2013 NBA Draft

Detroit Holds Three Picks Overall In June 27 Draft

The Detroit Pistons hold the eighth, 37th and 56th overall picks in the 2013 NBA Draft after the NBA Draft Lottery determined the first 14 selections this evening.

This was Detroit’s fourth consecutive year in the NBA Draft Lottery and second time they have been awarded the eighth pick during that span. The Pistons selected Andre Drummond ninth overall in 2012, Brandon Knight eighth overall in 2011 and Greg Monroe seventh overall in 2010.

The Pistons also hold their own 37th overall pick and the Los Angeles Clippers’ 56th overall pick in the second round of upcoming draft.

The 2013 NBA Draft will be held on Thursday, June 27, at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York and broadcasted by ESPN.