James Worthy, North Carolina (1982)
Draft Selection: 1st Overall, 1982
Length Of NBA Tenure: 1982-1994
Accolades: 3x NBA Champion (1985, 1987–1988), 1988 NBA Finals MVP, 7x NBA All-Star (1986–1992), NBA's 50th Anniversary All-Time Team
"Big Game James" Worthy had a great run with the Los Angeles Lakers, helping lead the franchise to three championships. The Hall of Famer has appeared in guest roles on television shows like Star Trek and Everybody Loves Raymond. He also was CEO of Worthy Enterprises. Worthy can be currently found covering the Los Angeles Lakers as a studio analyst for Time Warner Cable's SportsNet, ESPN Deportes, and co-host of Access SportsNet. Worthy also serves as an NBA analyst for KCBS-TV in Los Angeles.