The last two victories, over the
In total, the Lakers have a 21.5% chance of moving up to the top three. After the first three selections, the remaining 11 teams slot in order of record, worst to best.
The Lakers can't move up to four or five. The odds of staying at six is 43.9%. The Lakers also have a 30.5% chance of dipping to seven, 4.0% of falling to eight but just 0.1% of falling to nine.
Not all of the top prospects have declared for the draft. The early entry deadline is April 27.
The pool of players could include
The draft will be held on June 23.