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Knicks fans wear bags over their heads during a loss to the Rockets at Madison Square Garden on January 8, 2015. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Knicks Fall Back Two Spots In Draft Lottery, Timberwolves Snag First Pick

The Minnesota Timberwolves won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, the first time since 2004 the team with the worst record won the No. 1 pick.

05/19/2015

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Knicks Fall To Timberwolves In Battle Of NBA’s Worst

Zach LaVine made the tying and go-ahead free throws with 10.7 seconds left and scored six of his 20 points in overtime as the Minnesota Timberwolves outlasted the New York Knicks 95-92.

03/20/2015

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Rothstein Files: 5 Quick Hits After The NBA Draft Lottery

Talk about a big winner. In addition to landing the top overall selection that will wind up being Kentucky big man Anthony Davis, the Hornets also have the tenth overall pick.

05/31/2012

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Hornets Nab No. 1 Pick, Nets Come Up Empty In NBA Draft Lottery

The New Orleans Hornets will get their pick of the litter in next month’s NBA draft. The league’s lottery wasn’t nearly as kind to Brooklyn.

05/31/2012