LeBron James and the Top 5 No. 1 NBA Draft Picks of the Past Decade

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LeBron James and the Top 5 No. 1 NBA Draft Picks of the Past Decade
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The NBA has been known for producing talents described beyond words. It is the legion of the world's best hoop players. It is where legends are made and dreams are realized. It is where lives change forever.

But before these are achieved, the first step to greatness begins in the annual NBA Draft.

If you think having the ball in their hands with two seconds remaining brings ultimate nerve pains to the stars, think again. The NBA Draft has been one of the most thrilling, shocking and tearful experiences a player would have.

It is where legends and dreams really start. Without a doubt, the most celebrated and anticipated debut of every NBA season is the moment the first draft pick steps into the floor and shows his stuff.

For the past decade, the No. 1 pick position has been utilized to begin a franchise and to create a team that will dominate the league.

And while some have been crawling on their belly suffering the pressure brought in by busting as the top pick, some of them rolled up, dominated and made this list of the best No. 1 picks of the past 10 years.  

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