NBA lottery http://wwno.org en With 2 Picks, Hornets Eagerly Await Lottery Fate http://wwno.org/post/2-picks-hornets-eagerly-await-lottery-fate <div><p>There finally could be some good news for the Hornets, who suffered through a miserable season as part of the fallout from the Chris Paul trade.</p><p>The deal that led to lots of losing in New Orleans also yielded two picks in Wednesday night&#39;s NBA draft lottery.</p><p>With luck &mdash; something that has been in short supply for the Hornets lately &mdash; New Orleans could end up with two of the top overall picks in the June 28 draft.</p><p>Or if the tough luck continues, the worst-case scenario is that they&#39;ll pick seventh and 13th overall.</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 14:16:36 +0000 The Associated Press 12370 at http://wwno.org