2019 NBA Lottery results: Biggest winners and losers from crazy night originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com
The 2019 NBA Draft Lottery lived up to the hype.
Thanks to the new lottery odds format, there were plenty of teams rising and falling in the draft order as the event unfolded Tuesday night in Chicago.
The New Orleans Pelicans ended up winning the lottery for the second time in team history, and now they have the opportunity to draft Duke forward Zion Williamson, who has been labelled by many draft experts as a can't-miss prospect. The Pelicans weren't only winners of the night, however.