Why does it matter? The Lakers don’t have a pick in the lottery obviously, so Laker fans won’t be praying for the #1 or #2 spots like fans in Boston, Memphis, and Atlanta among other places. BUT, the Lottery does mean that teams will have another piece of their offseason puzzle and the offseason picture could become clearer… or hazier.
The NBA Lottery could be the proverbial peddle thrown in the to NBA pond. What ripples will it cause? Find out tonight!
Here’s an article from Eric Pincus which he gives his take from the Lakers perspective.