There never has been an NBA Draft that when examined later would have followed the same order. In fact, the draft is more of a crapshoot than an exact science.
With a little extra time before the 2019-20 season returns, we are going to look back at a handful of recent drafts and reset the top 15 picks with a large sample size of statistics to work with.
This isn't an easy experiment and the results are subjective. Is Klay Thompson or Jimmy Butler a better player? How much weight should be given to winning? How much does being a distraction hurt your stock in a re-draft?
2011 NBA re-draft: Where Klay Thompson, others land if picks made now originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area