- Eric Neel, Page 2 columnist
Don't be fooled by the somewhat nerdy attention we here at Insider devote to the NBA draft: It is not an exact science. It's an annual exercise in supposition, conjecture and hope, a high-stakes top-10 (okay, top-60) list arrived at by way of equal measures wisdom and whim.
The D.R.A.F.T. Initiative looks back at the past 20 NBA drafts to rank them from best to worst, getting a little help from John Hollinger's EWA statistic.