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1987 LOTTERY (7 players) No. 1 pick: David
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1987 LOTTERY (7 players)
No. 1 pick: David Robinson
Hall of Famers: Robinson, Scottie Pippen
MVPs: Robinson
All-Stars: Robinson, Pippen, Kevin Johnson
Pictured: David Robinson
(Credit: AP)

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Ranking the NBA's best draft lotteries

The NBA first instituted a draft lottery in 1985. From 1-to-27, here's a ranking of each lottery class based on players' careers or projected careers.

To read how the lottery classes were evaluated, click on the article link below.

By Bobby Bonett