NBA Teams Under Most Pressure to Get 2014 NBA Draft Lottery Pick Right

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NBA Teams Under Most Pressure to Get 2014 NBA Draft Lottery Pick Right
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When a team is selecting near the top of the draft, very rarely is it in position to take a swing and miss. After all, there's a reason those teams are usually there in the first place, and that's almost always because they didn't have enough talent on the roster.

While every team with a high pick is under pressure come draft time, there are exceptions. Sometimes a team will have just started a full rebuilding process, like the Philadelphia 76ers, and will be able to bounce back rather easily from missing on a high pick. Because it's at the ground level, it has little to lose.

With that being said, the top of this year's draft is loaded with talent and filled with teams that are in dire need of finding a legitimate star. Misses in this class could be on the Sam Bowie and Greg Oden level.

Let's take a look at the five teams that are facing the most pressure to nail their lottery pick on draft day.

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