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NBA draft lottery: The New Orleans Pelicans win first draft pick and chance to sign Zion Williamson

BBC Sport Wednesday, 15 May 2019 ()
NBA draft lottery: The New Orleans Pelicans win first draft pick and chance to sign Zion WilliamsonThe New Orleans Pelicans won Tuesday night's NBA draft lottery meaning they'll get the first chance to sign presumed number one draft pick Zion Williamson.
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News video: New Orleans Pelicans Win No. 1 Pick In NBA Draft Lottery

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New Orleans Pelicans Win No. 1 Pick In NBA Draft Lottery The team entered the draft with just a 6% chance to win. Duke phenomenon Zion Williamson is expected to be the No. 1 overall pick. When asked by ESPN if they plan to take Williamson, New Orleans GM David Griffin was tight-lipped about their...

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