Patrick Ewing, Georgetown (1984)
Draft Selection: 1st Overall, 1985
Length Of NBA Tenure: 1985-2002
Accolades: 1985 NBA Rookie of the Year, 11x NBA All-Star (1986, 1988â€“1997), 1990 NBA First Team, NBA's 50th Anniversary All-Time Team
After a great college career, Patrick Ewing continued his dominance in the NBA becoming one of the greatest centers in NBA history. The Hall of Famer led the Knicks to a 1994 Finals appearance and were the biggest threat to Jordan's Bulls. After his playing career, Ewing went on to become an assistant coach for the Washington Wizards, Houston Rockets, and Orlando Magic. Ewing can currently be found promoting the re-launch of his sneaker brand from the '90s and he has done some work as an analyst for the Knicks during the 2012-13 season.