2017 NBA Draft Lottery Results: Celtics, Lakers pick 1-2; Sixers in top 3

With the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, the Boston Celtics will select ...

After winning a Game 7 to make their way to the Eastern Conference finals on Monday night, the Celtics had another reason to celebrate on Tuesday night, as they won the Draft Lottery, and with it, the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA Draft

The Lakers also got good news, as they kept their pick for this season by sneaking up into the No. 2 slot, which means they'll also keep their 2019 pick. 

The 76ers also had a good night, as they moved up one spot into the top three, and will now get the Lakers' unprotected pick in 2018.

The most obvious loser would have to be the Suns, who lost 13 games in a row late in the season to claim the second-best odds at the No. 1 pick, but ended up sliding out of the top three to No. 4. 

Here is your top 10:

1. Boston Celtics

2. Los Angeles Lakers

3. Philadelphia 76ers

4. Phoenix Suns

5. Sacramento Kings

6. Orlando Magic

7. Minnesota Timberwolves

8. New York Knicks

9. Dallas Mavericks

10. Sacramento Kings

The teams with the best shot at the No. 1 overall pick are the Boston Celtics (via the infamous Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce trade of 2015), Phoenix Suns, Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers. The prospects who are projected to go near the very top of the draft are Washington's Markelle Fultz, Kansas' Josh Jackson, and UCLA's Lonzo Ball. Here's a breakdown of each team's chances to get the No. 1 spot:  

1. Boston Celtics via Brooklyn Nets (20-61): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 25 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 64.2 percent
2. Phoenix Suns (24-58): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 19.9 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 55.8 percent
3. Los Angeles Lakers (26-56): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 15.6 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 46.9 percent
4. Philadelphia 76ers (28-54): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 10.4 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 33.7 percent
5. Orlando Magic (29-53): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 10.3 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 33.4 percent
t6. Minnesota Timberwolves (31-51): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 5.3 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 18.2 percent
t6. New York Knicks (31-51): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 5.3 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 18.2 percent
8. Sacramento Kings (32-50): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 2.3 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 8.2 percent
9. Dallas Mavericks (33-49): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 2.2 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 7.9 percent
10. New Orleans Pelicans (34-48): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 1.1 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 4 percent
11. Charlotte Hornets (36-46): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 0.8 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 2.9 percent
12. Detroit Pistons (37-45): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 0.7 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 2.5 percent
13. Denver Nuggets (40-42): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 0.6 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 2.2 percent
14. Miami Heat (41-41): Chance for No. 1 overall pick: 0.5 percent. Chance for top-three pick: 1.8 percent

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