2019 NBA Draft order, via simulated lottery machine

The NBA draft lottery will be held Tuesday night, with the actual draft scheduled for June 20.

All season, I’ve been using the Tankathon lottery simulator to determine the order of the draft. Here is the first round order, via the simulator, prior to the actual lottery tonight in Chicago (graphic below):

  1. New York Knicks
  2. Washington Wizards
  3. Phoenix Suns
  4. Dallas Mavericks
  5. Cleveland Cavaliers
  6. Chicago Bulls
  7. Atlanta Hawks
  8. New Orleans Pelicans
  9. Boston Celtics (via Memphis)
  10. Minnesota Timberwolves
  11. Los Angeles Lakers
  12. Charlotte Hornets
  13. Miami Heat
  14. Boston Celtics (via Sacramento)
  15. Detroit Pistons
  16. Orlando Magic
  17. Brooklyn Nets
  18. Indiana Pacers
  19. San Antonio Spurs
  20. Boston Celtics (via LA Clippers)
  21. Oklahoma City Thunder
  22. Boston Celtics
  23. Utah Jazz
  24. Philadelphia 76ers
  25. Portland Trail Blazers
  26. Cleveland Cavaliers (via Houston)
  27. Brooklyn Nets (via Denver)
  28. Golden State Warriors
  29. San Antonio Spurs
  30. Milwaukee Bucks