Could Celtics get a pick-six payoff?
NBA Draft History: The 6th Pick
When the ping-pong balls determine the order in next month’s draft, the C's know the worst-case scenario for them is picking sixth. There’s still a chance to land the coveted difference-making, high-impact player.
Odds Boston will land the No. 6 pick – 4 percent.
The Best 6th Picks
In the past 20 years, some of the best 6th overall picks:
- Shane Battier
- Antoine Walker
- Damian Lillard
The Worst 6th Picks
In the past 20 years, some of the worst 6th overall picks:
- Jonny Flynn
- DeMarr Johnson
- Yi Jianlian
Projected at 6
Expected No. 6 pick this year: Jamal Murray, PG/SG, Kentucky.