The Cleveland Cavaliers won the rights to the No. 1 overall pick in next month’s NBA Draft during the draft lottery Tuesday night. Most analysts are predicting the Cavs will take Kentucky freshman Nerlens Noel with that selection.
In late March, ESPN’s Chad Ford talked to the Herald-Leader about a wide range of UK-related draft topics. One of the questions he was asked: Which teams at the top of the draft seem to be a particularly good fit for Noel?
Ford’s answer: The Cleveland Cavaliers.