Breakdown: Warriors' history in the NBA Draft lottery

Breakdown: Warriors' history in the NBA Draft lottery
May 16, 2011, 5:49 pm
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May 16, 2011STEINMETZ ARCHIVEWARRIORS PAGE WARRIORS VIDEOMatt SteinmetzCSNBayArea.com

On Tuesday in Secaucus, N.J., the NBA will conduct its 27th draft lottery -- an annual game of chance that first began in 1985. The Warriors will be making their 20th appearance in the lottery, with owner Joe Lacob representing the team.The Warriors have moved up in the draft on just three occasions and dropped down eight times. Eight other times the Warriors remained where they were slotted.Here's a quick look at the Warriors' NBA lottery history:
1985: Pre-lottery positon No. 1 (tied); Dropped down to No. 7; Chris Mullin.1986: Pre-lottery position No. 4; Moved up to No. 3; Chris Washburn.1988: Pre-lottery position No. 3; Dropped down to No. 5; Mitch Richmond.1990: Pre-lottery position No. 9; Dropped down to No. 11; Tyrone Hill.1993: Pre-lottery position No. 7; Moved up to No. 3; Anfernee Hardaway.1995: Pre-lottery position No. 5; Moved up to No. 1; Joe Smith.1996: Pre-lottery position No. 11; No movement; Todd Fuller.1997: Pre-lottery position No. 8; No movement; Adonal Foyle.1998: Pre-lottery position No. 4; Dropped down to No. 5; Vince Carter.1999: Pre-lottery position No. 9; Dropped down to No. 10; Jason Terry.2001: Pre-lottery position No. 2; Dropped down to No. 5; Jason Richardson.2002: Pre-lottery position No. 1 (tied); Dropped down to No. 3; Mike Dunleavy.2003: Pre-lottery position No. 11; No movement; Mickael Pietrus.2004: Pre-lottery position No. 11 (tied); No movement; Andris Biedrins.2005: Pre-lottery position No. 9 (tied); No movement; Ike Diogu.2006: Pre-lottery position No. 9 (tied); No movement; Patrick O'Bryant.2008: Pre-lottery position No. 14; No movement; Anthony Randolph.2009: Pre-lottery position No. 7; No movement; Stephen Curry.2010: Pre-lottery position No. 4; Dropped down to No. 6; Ekpe Udoh.