Originally Posted by macmac
The thing is, if Raptors finish with a worst record they have a higher chance to land a top three pick this year. You're telling me people would rather get rid of high draft pick this year for their own personal sense of justice over potentially landing a top three pick?? Makes absolutely no sense to me. I'd rather give the 7th pick this year over the 14th pick if it gives me a couple of percentage points more to try and land the first overall
Two words: Andrew Wiggins. I'd rather give up the pick this year and not lose next year's pick when we will likely still suck and might have a shot at a bona fide Canadian star.