The Los Angeles Clippers selected forward Blake Griffin with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2009 NBA Draft.
Unfortunately, the former Oklahoma standout would injure his kneecap in the preseason, forcing him to miss the entire 2009-10 regular season.
Griffin finally made his long-awaited NBA debut this season and has proven to the league that he was well worth the wait. With his plethora of powerful dunks, he has quickly garnered fans across the country.
He already has two 40-point games under his belt and posted 27 consecutive double-doubles.
Here's a look at five former or current NBA players who Blake The Great compares to thus far.