Title: Raptors NBA Draft Lottery primer: Why Cade Cunningham is a great fit, odds, scenarios and more
Date: June 22, 2021
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I refreshed everything you need to know about the NBA Draft Lottery, where the Raptors stand, and more.
Everywhere you go these days, you hear people saying the same thing: The Toronto Raptors should be the ones to get the No. 1 pick and select Cade Cunningham.
OK, maybe not everywhere. But if you spend a lot of time on NBA Twitter, and have your feed curated to follow some of the smartest independent draft analysts, you’ve surely seen it. And if you’re one of the fine people who subscribe to The Athletic, you may have read our draft guru Sam Vecenie ranking the Raptors as his No. 1 preferred landing spot for Cunningham.
The reasons, as I’ve gathered, are as follows: