Cavs land top pick in 2013 NBA Draft

For the third time in the last 10 years, the Cleveland Cavaliers have won the first overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft. Heading into the lottery, they had the third highest odds of winning the first overall pick this year. Although this year’s draft is weaker than in year’s past, Nerlens Noel will be a phenomenal fit with Kyrie Irving, Dion Waiters and Tristan Thompson. The Orlando Magic, who had the highest odds of winning the lottery landed the second pick, and the Washington Wizards moved up and have the third pick in this year’s draft. Check out the first round draft order below.

1. Cleveland Cavaliers

2. Orlando Magic

3. Washington Wizards

4. Charlotte Bobcats

5. Phoenix Suns

6. New Orleans Pelicans

7. Sacramento Kings

8. Detroit Pistons

9. Minnesota Timberwolves

10. Portland Trail Blazers

11. Philadelphia 76ers

12. Oklahoma City Thunder (From Toronto Raptors via Houston Rockets)

13. Dallas Mavericks

14. Utah Jazz

15. Milwaukee Bucks

16. Boston Celtics

17. Atlanta Hawks

18. Atlanta Hawks (from Houston Rockets)

19. Cleveland Cavaliers (from Los Angeles Lakers)

20. Chicago Bulls

21. Utah Jazz (from Golden State Warriors)

22. Brooklyn Nets

23. Indiana Pacers

24. New York Knicks

25. Los Angeles Clippers

26. Minnesota Timberwolves (from Memphis Grizzlies)

27. Denver Nuggets

28. San Antonio Spurs

29. Oklahoma City Thunder

30. Phoenix Suns (from Miami Heat)

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