With the NBA playoffs in full swing, it’s time for another season-defining NBA event: the 2023 Draft Lottery. This Tuesday, 14 teams will have their shot at the top NBA draft picks from this year, including Victor Wembanyama and Scoot Henderson. The three teams with the best odds of landing the No. 1 overall pick on Tuesday are the Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs, with a 14% chance each. Which team will get Wembanyama? You can find out live on Tuesday, May 16 at 8 p.m. ET. Here’s what else you need to know to watch this year’s NBA Draft lottery, including where to stream the lottery.
How to watch the 2023 NBA Draft Lottery:
Watch ESPN with Hulu + Live TV
Hulu + Live TV
Date: tuesday may 16
Time: 8 p.m. ET
Streaming: Sling TV, Hulu + Live TV
What channel is the NBA Draft Lottery airing on this year?
The 2023 NBA Draft Lottery will air on ESPN this coming Tuesday.
How to watch the 2023 NBA Draft lottery without cable:
Starting at just $20 for your first month, Sling TV’s Orange tier offers ESPN, TNT, ESPN2 and 28 other channels. A Sling subscription also includes 50 hours of free DVR storage, so if you’re worried about missing out on the action, you can still record your favorite live sporting events. To watch games broadcast on NBA TV, you can always upgrade to Sling Orange & Sports Extra for an additional $11 per month.
$20 at Sling
For $70 a month, Hulu’s live TV package (with ads) will give you access to ESPN plus other live channels you’ll need to watch NBA games, including ABC, ESPN2 and TNT . Plus, this package gets you a subscription to ESPN+, Disney+, and of course, access to Hulu’s general content library. Hulu’s live TV plans also include unlimited DVR storage, a hardware-free setup process, and easy online cancellation.
$70 at Hulu
When is the official 2023 NBA Draft?
While the draft draw will take place on May 16, 2023, the 2023 NBA Draft will not take place until June 22.
Which teams are participating in the 2023 NBA Draft Lottery?
The 14 NBA teams that missed the 2023 NBA playoffs will participate in this year’s draft lottery.
NBA Draft Lottery Teams:
The top picks in the 2023 NBA Draft Lottery
Victor Wembanyama is widely considered the No. 1 overall pick in the 2023 NBA Draft class. The 7-foot-4, 19-year-old from the Metropolitans 92 is hailed as one of the highest-profile NBA draft picks since LeBron James.
But Wembanyama is not the only player who is enthusiastic about the teams. Scoot Henderson, Brandon Miller and Amen and Ausar Thompson are also ones to watch.