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If no NBA season, do Wolves pick second in draft again next year?

Without an NBA season to put the teams in order, how would the league allocate ping-pong balls in next spring's draft lottery? The T-Wolves probably wouldn't mind repeating the order from this past year. But that may not be the most popular idea.
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Without an NBA season to put the teams in order, how would the league allocate ping-pong balls in next spring's draft lottery? The T-Wolves probably wouldn't mind repeating the order from this past year. But that may not be the most popular idea.

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