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Pelicans Top 5 Protected?!

As we all know, Jrue Holiday was traded last year for Nerlens Noel and New Orleans' 2014 first round draft pick. However, that draft pick is Top 5 protected.

Is anyone else worried that New Orleans might land a Top 5 pick in this year's draft? As of today, they've lost 7 straight and they're tied for the 9th worst record in the league.

Keep in mind: the Knicks have the 7th worst record, but they don't have much incentive to continue losing. They are forced to give their first round pick to the Nuggets, so I think they could move out of the bottom 9.

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