49,867 total votes
Elgin Baylor

Elgin Baylor

Elgin Gay Baylor is a retired American basketball player, coach, and executive. He played 13 seasons as a forward in the National Basketball Association for the Minneapolis / Los Angeles Lakers, appearing in eight NBA Finals. Baylor was a gifted shooter, strong rebounder, and an accomplished passer. Renowned for his acrobatic maneuvers on the court, Baylor regularly dazzled Lakers fans with his trademark hanging jump shots. The No. 1 draft pick in 1958, NBA Rookie of the Year in 1959, and an 11-time NBA All-Star, he is regarded as one of the game's all-time greatest players. In 1977, Baylor was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Baylor spent 22 years as ... more on Wikipedia

Elgin Baylor is ranked on...

#13 of 817 The Top NBA Players Of All Time 1.6M VOTES When it comes to the top NBA players of all time, there's plenty of speculation and room for debate, though many may not thi...
#9 of 447 The Best NBA Players with No Championship Rings 168.5k VOTES List of the greatest NBA basketball players of all time who never won a championship ring. Though winning a championship is ...
#12 of 262 The Greatest Offensive Players in NBA History 81.2k VOTES The greatest offensive players in NBA history are among some of the best athletes of all time as well as some of the best ba...
#12 of 54 The Best No. 1 Overall NBA Draft Picks of All Time, Ranked 70.6k VOTES Having the number one overall pick in the NBA Draft could set your team up for success for more than a decade. However,...
#13 of 168 The Greatest Power Forwards in NBA History 66.7k VOTES The greatest power forwards in NBA history are listed here on this list of the best power forwards of all time, ranked by lo...
#21 of 69 All NBA Rookie Of The Year Award Winners, Ranked 8k VOTES Of all the NBA Rookie of the Year winners, there has to be a single best. Sure, each and every winner of the sought-aft...
#4 of 152 The Best Small Forwards of All Time 86.3k VOTES Who are the best small forwards of all time? A small forward serves a critical role in any basketball game, whether NCAA or ...
#7 of 110 The Greatest Lakers of All Time 74.8k VOTES Check out this list of the greatest Lakers of all time, ranked by fans like you. The list includes players from both th...
#51 of 80 The All-Time Greatest NBA Coaches 40k VOTES It's no surprise that some of the best NBA players of all time go on to become some of the best NBA coaches ever, and this l...
#30 of 87 The Best Rebounders in NBA History 19.1k VOTES The best rebounders in NBA history are those star players who dominated in the rebounds department during their long and suc...
#6 of 21 The Best Small Forwards of the 70s 1k VOTES Small forward is arguably the most challenging position in all of basketball. It Requires the speed of a shooting guard with...
#1 of 23 The Best Small Forwards of the 60s 757 VOTES Small forward is arguably the most challenging position in all of basketball. Requiring the speed of a shooting guard with t...
#3 of 17 The Worst NBA Executives of All Time 2k VOTES The worst NBA executives of all time are those National Basketball Association team owners and general managers who led thei...
#1 of 28 The Best Los Angeles Lakers Small Forwards of All Time 579 VOTES Big fan of Los Angeles basketball? Then check out this list of Los Angeles Lakers small forwards with photos and seasons pla...
Players With The Most Triple-Doubles In NBA History 13.8k VIEWS Finishing an NBA career leading in all time triple-doubles says a lot about the player achieving such a goal. While leading ...
#6 of 8 Best Utah Jazz Coaches of All Time 189 VOTES In their time as an NBA franchise, the Utah Jazz Coaches of All Time have gone through many different head coaches, all with...
#94 of 172 The Best NBA Players To Have Their Numbers Retired 639 VOTES These are the best NBA players to have their numbers retired by the team where they made the biggest impact. Not e...
#2 of 67 The Best NBA Players from Washington, D.C. 459 VOTES Here are the best NBA players from Washington D.C.. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this...
#9 of 10 The Best Los Angeles Lakers To Have Their Numbers Retired 23 VOTES These Los Angeles Lakers players have all had their numbers retired. After making a big impact while playing for the team, p...

Elgin Baylor is also found on...

Famous Male Basketball Players Men Who Doris Day Has Dated List of Famous Basketball Players Famous People From Washington, D.C. List of Famous Basketball Small Forwards Famous Seattle University Alumni TV Actors from Washington, D.C. Famous People Born in 1934 Famous College Of Idaho Alumni