The NBA draft is a chance for every team in the league to improve—this we already know. But while every team has something to gain, a handful of squads have been presented with make-or-break opportunities.
The 2013 class isn't expected to be as star-studded as years past, but the lottery will still feature talent throughout. A great pick could be what helps a team turn the corner, while a bad pick could be an opportunity wasted.
Every team gambles when it makes draft-day selections, but a select few have more to gain than others heading into the 2013-14 season.