Lottery fallout: News and notes
May, 23, 2007
SECAUCUS, N.J. -- I think "stunned" is the right way to describe just about everyone in the room when NBA deputy commissioner Adam Silver pulled the Milwaukee Bucks' logo out of the No. 6 envelope. The Bucks had the third-best chance of winning the lottery and could finish no lower than No. 6. Once the Bucks got No. 6, just about everyone in the room knew that both the Celtics and Grizzlies had also fallen out of the top three.