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2012 NBA Draft Order: 5 Teams That Got Screwed

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2012 NBA Draft Order: 5 Teams That Got Screwed

Now that the draft order is set, people in New Orleans and Charlotte are probably dancing in the streets.  If the current odds hold, each team will receive either Anthony Davis or Thomas Robinson and thus set the wheels in motion for future glory.

But what about lottery teams that didn't beat the odds?  The Washington Wizards had the second-worst record in the league, yet they received the third overall pick.  In the case of the Brooklyn Nets, they didn't even receive a first-round pick thanks to their trade for Gerald Wallace last season.

Long story short, some teams got screwed in terms of both the lottery and draft order.  Here are the five that got it the worst.

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