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With Alonzo Mourning on hand as the franchise’s ambassador at the 2015 NBA Draft Lottery, the team couldn’t beat the overwhelming four-percent odds by jumping into the Top 3 after the ping pong balls were randomly selected.
Coming into the lottery, the Heat had an 87-percent chance of staying in the 10 spot and a 9-percent chance of slipping to 11 or worse, which would have meant Philly acquiring Miami’s pick via Cleveland to fulfill the sign-and-trade of LeBron James from 2010.
The full results of the lottery are below.
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