Can Top Pick Overcome Tough Odds Against Big-Time NBA Success?

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Whether it's Jabari Parker, Andrew Wiggins or another name, the pressure to be a permanent impact player is immense and heavy.

Winning the NBA Rookie of the Year Award is the first test, but the player must also turn an entire franchise around. He will then look to an eventual league MVP and hopefully a title.

In this video, Bleacher Report's Ethan Skolnick weighs in on how historically difficult it's been for the No. 1 overall pick to rise to an elite level.


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