Found June 27, 2013 on Cuzoogle:
From Midwest Sports Fan. Time will tell if the player Gilbert and the Cavs select on Thursday—whether Nerlens Noel, Alex Len, Ben McLemore, or someone else—was worth all the fuss. Sometimes the team with the first selection ends up with Joe Smith or Michael Olowokandi or Andrea Bargnani (who, really, should be better than he has been). But on plenty of other occasions the top pick in the NBA Draft has had a lasting impact, both on the team that drafted him and on the league in general. Here are—with apologies to honorable mentions David Thompson, James Worthy, and Allen Iverson, all of whom just missed the cut—the twelve greatest number one picks in the history of the NBA Draft. Read full post. What? No Andrea Bargnani? We jest, we jest.
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