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Updated NBA Draft Lottery Odds: Every Team's Chance at the No. 1 Pick

The tank is finally over.

Some teams, like Golden State, Houston and Cleveland, enter the season with the expectation of a championship. Others, like Boston, Oklahoma City and Toronto expect to contend.

But then there are the tanking teams, squads that hope to lose as many games to potentially secure a draft position high enough to land a franchise player that can lead them to the promise land.

Although the NBA's new drafting system makes tanking a little more difficult, the worst teams still get the highest odds of a higher draft pick. The top three picks are decided by drawing ping pong balls, but the remaining picks in the lottery (4-14) will be arranged by team records. Here are the final 2018 NBA draft lottery standings and odds:

<p>Team</p><p>Odds of No. 1 pick</p><p>Odds of top-three pick</p>

1. Phoenix Suns (21-61)

25 percent

64.2 percent

2. Memphis Grizzlies (22-60)

19.9 percent

55.8 percent

3. Dallas Mavericks (24-58)

13.8 percent

42.6 percent

4. Atlanta Hawks (24-58)

13.7 percent

42.6 percent

5. Orlando Magic (25-57)

8.8 percent

29.1 percent

6. Chicago Bulls (27-55)

5.3 percent

18.3 percent

7. Sacramento Kings (27-55)

5.3 percent

18.3 percent

8. Cleveland Cavaliers via Brooklyn Nets (28-54)

2.8 percent

9.9 percent

9. New York Knicks (29-53)

1.7 percent

6.1 percent

10. Philadelphia 76ers or Boston Celtics via L.A. Lakers (35-47)*

1.1 percent

4.0 percent

11. Charlotte Hornets (36-46)

0.8 percent

2.9 percent

12. L.A. Clippers via Detroit Pistons (39-43)**

0.7 percent

2.5 percent

13. L.A. Clippers (42-40)

0.6 percent

2.2 percent

14. Denver Nuggets (46-36)

0.5 percent

1.8 percent

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* Celtics get pick if 2-5, otherwise Sixers receive it

** Pistons keep pick if 1-4