As DrCant said above, the lottery is a crap shoot, but whose to say that any one of those players off of Griz’s list might have flourished in the Spurs organization if given a chance to play under the right leadership and tutoring and been able to expose their talents. There’s always that one in a million shot that surfaces who no one thought would make it. But then again, snakes eyes is usually the result.
Basketball is not an equal opportunity game. If you can't shoot it well, you don't get to shoot. -- Bob Donewald