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02-16-2013, 12:35 PM
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Originally Posted by jaxfan45385 View Post
For all you guys talking about having the #1 pick. If I am not mistaking, under the new cba all teams that miss the playoff will be treated the same. No limits on how far up or down you can fall. So the 17th place team (best team not making the playoffs) can win the 1st pick, and the worse team can end up picking 14th.

So if we end up with 2 picks in the lottery, we could essentially pick 1 - 2, or 13 - 14.
Not correct. The bottom 14 teams have a chance at the #1 pick only. Every team would simply slot down 1. So if CBJ is the worst they can still end up with no worse than the #2 pick.

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