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Hakeem Olajuwon

This 2008 Hall of Famer nearly spent his entire NBA career as a player on the Houston Rockets. During his 17-year stint on the team — he was first overall pick in the 1984 NBA Draft — Olajuwon led the Rockets in back-to-back NBA Championship titles during the 1994 and 1995 seasons. Outside of the franchise, he’s easily one of the best centers to ever play in the league overall. If his status as the Rockets’ current leading scorer doesn’t make him a legend, that iconic Dream Shake definitely does the job.

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