Cheongju KB of the Korean Women’s Basketball League (WKBL) has claimed the No. 1 pick in the 2023-2024 WKBL Rookie Draft Lottery. The WKBL held the lottery on Thursday morning at Cheongju Gymnasium in Chungcheongbuk-do .KB’s marble was drawn first, and the team won the No. 1 pick for the first time in four years after the 2019-2020 season. Busan BNK took the second pick. Shortly after the lottery, the WKBL announced that BNK traded Kim Sion to Bucheon Hana OneQ for the first-round pick in the 2023-2024 recruiting class and the priority pick in the first round of the 2025-2026 recruiting class next year.Incheon Shinhan Bank was named third, while Yongin Samsung Life acquired the fourth pick. BNK is ranked fifth, and Asan Woori Bank is ranked sixth .KB and Hana OneQ, who were eliminated from the Playoffs (PO) last season after finishing fifth and sixth, respectively, were in Group 1, which prioritizes the first and second picks, and had a 50 percent chance of winning .According to the original draw, KB got the first pick and Hana WonQ got the second pick, but due to a trade between HanaWonQ and BNK, BNK got both the second and fifth picks in the first round .Hana OneQ will select its first player from the 11th pick in the second round, which is the reverse order of the first round .The third through sixth spots were then determined by lottery after the remaining four clubs received a total of 100 marbles based on their performance last season .Regular-season No. 4 Shinhan Bank, which did not reach the championship game last season, had a 50 percent chance, while No. 3 Samsung Life had a 35 percent chance .BNK, which lost in the championship game and finished runner-up, had a 10 percent chance, and Woori Bank, which won the overall title, had a 5 percent chance. The WKBL will hold a draft combine and tryouts, which are similar to a test game, to measure the size and athleticism of the players in the draft, followed by a rookie selection meeting at 3 p.m. at the same 바카라사이트 venue.

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