The Boston Celtics finished the season 25-57, the fourth worst record in the league. They lost the Tie-Breaker with the Utah Jazz, and as a direct result, they have the fifth most ping-pong balls for today's NBA Draft lottery. In order to get a little more information on the Celtics we're going to Jam with CelticsBlog.com editor Jeff Clark!
Boston has a 10.3% shot at the top pick, so let's get Jammin'!
1. My team is only in the lottery this year because of __________, ________ , and __________ .
2. If we were drafting based on need, the top player on our draft board would be _________ .
Jeff: If we were drafting based on need, the top player on our draft board would be Joel Embiid (rim protector).
3. Historically the lotto has been _____ to my franchise.
4. Our team deserves a Top 3 pick because __________ .
Jeff: Our team deserves a Top 3 pick because 3rd time is a charm.
5. Our team deserves the #1 pick because ___________ .
Jeff: Our team deserves the #1 pick because of entitlement. I mean, we are the Celtics. Banners baby..
Thanks Jeff, and best of luck to your Boston Celtics!