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76ers get 2nd pick in Draft

Tonight in Secaucus, N.J., the NBA held its annual NBA Draft Lottery to determine the selection order for the 2010 NBA Draft, to be held June 24 at Madison Square Garden.

76ers get 2nd pick in Draft

The Sixers could target Ohio State guard Evan Turner in next month´s draft. (Carolyn Kaster/AP file photo)
The Sixers could target Ohio State guard Evan Turner in next month's draft. (Carolyn Kaster/AP file photo)

Tonight in Secaucus, N.J., the NBA held its annual NBA Draft Lottery to determine the selection order for the 2010 NBA Draft, to be held June 24 at Madison Square Garden.

The 76ers, who entered the lottery with a 5.3 percent chance of winning the No. 1 overall selection, ended up with the 2nd selection in the Draft. The Sixers had a 6.0 percent chance of earning the second pick.

The Sixers, who were represented at the Draft Lottery by rookie point guard Jrue Holiday, finished the 2009-10 season with a record of 27-55.

Evan Turner of Ohio State is projected as the No. 2 pick in the draft.

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Who should the 76ers take with the No. 2 pick?
John Wall (Kentucky)
Evan Turner (Ohio State)
Derrick Favors (Georgia Tech)
DeMarcus Cousins (Kentucky)
Wesley Johnson (Syracuse)
Someone else

--Kate

About this blog

Keith Pompey is in his first season covering the Sixers for The Inquirer after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons.

Marc Narducci has served in a variety of roles with the Inquirer since beginning in 1983. He has covered the 76ers as a backup and a beat writer. In addition, Narducci has covered everything from the Super Bowl to the World Series and a lot in between.

Narducci also has a true passion for South Jersey scholastic sports, which he has covered for many years.

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