NBA draft lottery: Phoenix Suns have 11.9 percent change at first pick

PHOENIX - The NBA draft lottery Tuesday night will decide which team gets the first pick of this year's college class.

The Phoenix Suns have an 11.9 percent chance of receiving the first pick in the draft, according to NBA.com's statistics.

Teams with worse records have a higher chance of drafting first, so the Orlando Magic has the best chance of getting the first pick with its 20-62 record.

However, the team only has a 25 percent chance of winning the lottery.

In 2008, the Chicago Bulls landed the first pick in the draft despite having less than a 2 percent chance of winning.

The draft lottery will air Tuesday night at 5:30 p.m. on ESPN and online at WatchESPN.com

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