Bull Market: 2008 NBA Draft Lottery Results

    
May 20th, 2008
The 2008 NBA Draft Lottery was held Tuesday night, May 20th.  The Bulls were the big winner, moving up to the 1st despite owning less than 2% of the ping pong balls. Seattle was the biggest loser as they fall down to the 5th spot.. a frontcourt of Kevin Durant and Michael Beasley will no longer be possible.

 

Actual order:

 

#

TEAM

RECORD

1

Chicago

33-49

2

Miami

15-67

3

Minnesota

22-60

4

Seattle

20-62

5

Memphis

22-60

6

New York

23-59

7

L.A. Clippers

23-59

8

Milwaukee

26-56

9

Charlotte

32-50

10

New Jersey

34-48

11

Indiana

36-46

12

Sacramento

38-44

13

Portland

41-41

14

Golden State

48-34

 

Here are the odds leading up to the Lottery:

 

TEAM

RECORD

COMBOS

1st

2nd

3rd

Miami

15-67

250

25.00%

21.47%

17.72%

Seattle

20-62

199

19.90%

18.78%

17.07%

Minnesota

22-60

138

13.80%

14.24%

14.54%

Memphis

22-60

137

13.70%

14.16%

14.48%

New York

23-59

76

7.60%

8.44%

9.47%

L.A. Clippers

23-59

75

7.50%

8.33%

9.37%

Milwaukee

26-56

43

4.30%

4.93%

5.77%

Charlotte

32-50

28

2.80%

3.26%

3.87%

Chicago

33-49

17

1.70%

2.00%

2.40%

New Jersey

34-48

11

1.10%

1.30%

1.57%

Indiana

36-46

8

0.80%

0.95%

1.15%

Sacramento

38-44

7

0.70%

0.83%

1.01%

Portland

41-41

6

0.60%

0.71%

0.87%

Golden State

48-34

5

0.50%

0.59%

0.72%