The draft lottery was originally scheduled to take place on May 19, 2020, but due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, it was instead held on August 20, 2020.
|2020 NBA draft|
|Date(s)||November 18, 2020|
|Location||ESPN Studios, Bristol, Connecticut ( draft held via conference call)|
|Network(s)||ESPN Yahoo Sports|
The Timberwolves will have the first overall pick in NBA Draft 2020 presented by State Farm, which is scheduled to be held on Friday, Oct. 16.
2020 NBA Mock Draft: Timberwolves take Anthony Edwards with No. 1 pick after winning NBA Draft Lottery. The Minnesota Timberwolves are officially on the clock after winning the 2020 NBA Draft Lottery on Thursday night and thus securing the rights to draft No. 1 overall.
But the 2021 draft (at least, we hope) should take place in late July or early August, and college basketball is underway (at least, for now). Cade Cunningham, PG, Oklahoma State. Evan Mobley, F/C, USC. Jalen Green, SG, G League Ignite. Jonathan Kuminga, F, G League Ignite. Jalen Suggs, G, Gonzaga.
NBA Draft 2020: Mock Draft 1.0 – who will be the No. 1 overall pick? Anthony Edwards – G, Georgia. Deni Avdija – F, Maccabi Tel Aviv. LaMelo Ball – G, Illawarra Hawks. Obi Toppin – F, Dayton. James Wiseman – C, Memphis. Killian Hayes – G, Ratiopharm Ulm. Isaac Okoro – F, Auburn. Onyeka Okongwu – C, USC.
The Lakers are officially picking 28th in the 2020 NBA Draft.