From Shaquille O'Neal to Anthony Davis, the Lakers have a legacy of No. 1 picks. Will Victor Wembanyama continue the tradition?
In the realm of NBA drafts, the Los Angeles Lakers have a history of landing some of the league's top talents as the No. 1 overall pick
They've secured star players who went on to leave an indelible mark on the franchise.
Now, as the 2023 NBA Draft unfolds, the question arises: Will Victor Wembanyama, the No. 1 pick selected by the Spurs,
become the next star to join this impressive lineage of No. 1 picks in Los Angeles?
Shaquille O'Neal was selected by the Orlando Magic as the No. 1 overall pick in the 1992 NBA Draft.
He began his NBA career with the Magic and quickly established himself as one of the most dominant centers in the league.
After four successful seasons with Orlando, Shaq would go on to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers as a free agent in 1996