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Fixing the Western lottery teams

For teams like Utah, Sacramento, Phoenix and Golden State, advice on how to draft

Updated: June 17, 2011, 10:30 AM ET
By Kevin Pelton | Basketball Prospectus

Now that the Dallas Mavericks have finished partying with the Larry O'Brien Trophy -- we think -- it's time to look ahead to the 2011-12 season. Here's a look at the problems the West's lottery teams will be trying to address this summer. For each team, we've highlighted one statistical weakness from among ESPN analyst Dean Oliver's Four Factors as well as positions of need.

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