The 2022 NBA Playoffs have been so competitive and entertaining that it’s easy to forget NBA Draft season is already upon us.
Tuesday night’s NBA Draft Lottery (8 pm ET, ESPN) will determine the order of the 2022 NBA Draft and give some lucky teams an opportunity to land a franchise cornerstone. The Rockets, Magic and Pistons enter the event with the highest odds to land the No. 1 overall pick.
Paolo Banchero, Chet Holmgren and Jabari Smith Jr. are widely expected to be the top three picks in this year’s NBA Draft. Which teams will be in position to select those talented prospects?
Check out the lottery results and full order of picks below.
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NBA Draft Lottery results 2022
(This section will be updated as the lottery results are announced.)
|8.||Pelicans (via Lakers)|
|12.||Thunder (via Clippers)|
What channel is the NBA Draft Lottery on?
The 2022 NBA Draft Lottery can be watched on ESPN or streamed via the Watch ESPN app. You can also stream the broadcast live with Sling TV.
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NBA Draft Lottery odds chart
Under the 2022 format, the three worst teams (Rockets, Magic and Pistons) will each have a 14 percent chance of winning the lottery.
Here are each team’s lottery odds with the percent chances to land each pick (via Tankathon):
*Pick will be conveyed to Grizzlies or Pelicans
**Pick will be conveyed to Thunder
2022 NBA Draft top prospects to know
SN’s NBA Draft prospect rankings, curated by Kyle Irvingtake a look at the top players in this year’s class.
Here are Irving’s top 10 prospects ahead of the 2022 NBA Draft:
1. Paolo Banchero, Duke
2. Chet Holmgren, Gonzaga
3. Jabari Smith Jr., Auburn
4. Jaden Ivey, Purdue
5. Shaedon Sharpe, Kentucky
6. Keegan Murray, Iowa
7. Dyson Daniels, G League Ignite
8. Jalen Duren, Memphis
9. Benedict Mathurin, Arizona
10. Johnny Davis, Wisconsin
Check out the rest of Irving’s rankings here.
2022 NBA Draft Lottery team representatives
Here are the representatives who will appear on camera for each lottery team.
|Charlotte Hornets||PJ Washington Jr., Player|
|Cleveland Cavaliers||Anderson Varejao, Team Ambassador|
|Detroit Pistons||Richard HamiltonPistons Legend|
|Houston Rockets||Rafael Stone, General Manager|
|Indiana Pacers||Kelly Krauskopf, Assistant General Manager|
|New Orleans Pelicans||Swin Cash-Canal, Vice President, Basketball Operations|
|New York Knicks||William WesleyExecutive Vice President|
|Oklahoma City Thunder||Nick CollisonThunder Legend|
|Orlando Magic||Jeff Weltman, President of Basketball Operations|
|Portland Trail Blazers||Damian LillardPlayer|
|Sacramento Kings||Domantas Sabonis, Player|
|San Antonio Spurs||David Robinson, Spurs Legend|
|Washington Wizards||Wes Unseld Jr., Head Coach|
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