Orlando, New Orleans willing to deal No. 1?
May, 2, 2013
By Joe Kaiser | ESPN Insider
If the Orlando Magic or New Orleans Pelicans end up with the No. 1 pick at the conclusion of the May 1 NBA Draft Lottery, either team would reportedly strongly consider trading down.
"Sources around the NBA have told SheridanHoops that if the Orlando Magic or New Orleans Hornets win the lottery, they both would be strongly inclined to trade the pick to whichever fellow lottery team wants to pay the most for the right to draft Nerlens Noel," Joe Kotoch of SheridanHoops.com wrote Wednesday.