Let’s take a quick look at the 2014 NBA draft lottery’s winners and losers. Now the NBA's biggest losers have a chance for a huge win. The draft lottery is Tuesday, a night some teams appeared to be aiming toward for months during a season that featured plenty of talking about tanking. Beyond the grave disappointment of the highly-coveted top selection going to a team that had its 2013-14 season implode, fortunes changed for a number of franchises at the lottery drawing. Even those who remain high on Thompson, Waiters and Bennett would surely acknowledge that the Cavaliers’ inability to climb into the playoffs following the departure of LeBron James has a lot to do with how they’ve handled their draft work, and particularly their high picks.