Draft Lottery: Probability Chart

PROBABILITY OF GETTING A TOP-THREE PICK

CURRENT NBA DRAFT LOTTERY SYSTEM (1995-PRESENT)

Teams entered in the NBA Draft Lottery, which will determine the order of selection for
the first 13 picks, listed in order of overall record (worst record first) and chances out
of 1,000 in the Lottery:

Team

Record


Chances


1st Pick


2nd Pick


3rd Pick

Photo

17-65


225


22.50%


20.30%


17.63 %

Photo

17-65


225


22.50%


20.30%


17.63 %

Photo

24-58


157


15.70%


15.80%


15.66 %

Photo

25-57


120


12.00%


12.68%


13.39 %

Photo

27-55


89


8.90%


9.75%


10.78 %

Photo

28-54


64


6.40%


7.20%


8.23 %

Photo

30-52


44


4.40%


5.05%


5.91%

Photo

35-47


29


2.90%


3.37%


4.02%

Photo

37-45


15


1.50%


1.77%


2.14%

Photo

37-45


14


1.40%


1.65%


2.00%

Photo

38-44


7


0.70%


0.83%


1.01%

Photo

40-42


6


0.60%


0.71%


0.87%

Photo

43-39


5


0.50%


0.59%


0.73%