Pelicans reaction

Playing the odds, the New Orleans Pelicans were slated to get the No. 7 overall pick in the upcoming NBA draft.

Instead, the franchise got the No. 1 pick, and, along with it, the right to draft Duke superstar Zion Williamson.

Such an unexpected turn of events meant the reactions from fans on social media were golden.

The best reaction?

That's the Pelicans ticket office staff.

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The team's official Twitter account sent out the video of the group's reaction to New Orleans winning the draft lottery.

Needless to say, the demand for Pelicans tickets just went through the roof.

Full coverage of the Pelicans winning the draft lottery can be found at https://www.theadvocate.com/new_orleans/sports/pelicans/.


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