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== Selection ==
 
== Selection ==
The Houston Rockets used their first pick to draft [[Hakeem Olajuwon]] (then known as Akeem Olajuwon),<ref name="namechange">{{cite web|url=http://articles.latimes.com/1991-03-11/sports/sp-74_1_cool-papa|first=Chris|last=Dufresne|title=Hakeem Still Can Be Called 'the Dream'|work=Los Angeles Times|date=March 11, 1991|publisher=Tribune Interactive, Inc|accessdate=March 22, 2010}}</ref> a [[Junior (education)|junior]] center from the [[Houston Cougars men's basketball|University of Houston.]] The [[Nigeria]]n-born Olajuwon became the second foreign-born player to be drafted first overall, after [[Mychal Thompson]] from [[the Bahamas]] in [[1978 NBA Draft|1978]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/8394859/|title=Point guard trio linked to draft history|date=June 29, 2005|accessdate=February 22, 2010|work=NBC Sports|publisher=NBC Universal}}</ref> The Portland Trail Blazers used the second overall pick to draft [[Sam Bowie]] from the [[Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball|University of Kentucky]]. The [[Chicago Bulls]] used the third pick to draft [[Naismith College Player of the Year|Naismith]] and [[John R. Wooden Award|Wooden College Player of the Year]] [[Michael Jordan]] from the [[North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball|University of North Carolina]].<ref name="draft"/><ref name="washingtonpost">{{cite web|url=http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/sports/nba/longterm/jordan/articles/draft84prev.htm|title=NBA Draft '84: Choosing from the Choice|first=David|last=Dupree|date=June 17, 1984|accessdate=February 22, 2010|work=Washington Post|publisher=The Washington Post Company}}</ref> Jordan went on to win the [[NBA Rookie of the Year Award|Rookie of the Year Award]] and was also selected to the [[All-NBA Team|All-NBA Second Team]] in his rookie season.<ref name="jordan">{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/history/players/jordan_bio.html|title=Michael Jordan Bio|accessdate=February 23, 2010|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|work=NBA.com| archiveurl= http://web.archive.org/web/20100321180646/http://www.nba.com/history/players/jordan_bio.html| archivedate= 21 March 2010 <!--DASHBot-->| deadurl= no}}</ref> Jordan's teammate at North Carolina, [[Sam Perkins]], was drafted fourth by the [[Dallas Mavericks]]. [[Charles Barkley]], a junior forward from [[Auburn Tigers men's basketball|Auburn University]], was drafted fifth by the [[Philadelphia 76ers]].
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The Houston Rockets used their first pick to draft [[Hakeem Olajuwon]] (then known as Akeem Olajuwon),<ref name="namechange">{{cite web|url=http://articles.latimes.com/1991-03-11/sports/sp-74_1_cool-papa|first=Chris|last=Dufresne|title=Hakeem Still Can Be Called 'the Dream'|work=Los Angeles Times|date=March 11, 1991|publisher=Tribune Interactive, Inc|accessdate=March 22, 2010}}</ref> a [[Junior (education)|junior]] center from the [[Houston Cougars men's basketball|University of Houston.]] The [[Nigeria]]n-born Olajuwon became the second foreign-born player to be drafted first overall, after [[Mychal Thompson]] from [[the Bahamas]] in [[1978 NBA Draft|1978]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/8394859/|title=Point guard trio linked to draft history|date=June 29, 2005|accessdate=February 22, 2010|work=NBC Sports|publisher=NBC Universal}}</ref> The Portland Trail Blazers used the second overall pick to draft [[Sam Bowie]] from the [[Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball|University of Kentucky]]. The [[Chicago Bulls]] used the third pick to draft [[Naismith College Player of the Year|Naismith]] and [[John R. Wooden Award|Wooden College Player of the Year]] [[Michael Jordan]] from the [[North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball|University of North Carolina]].<ref name="draft"/><ref name="washingtonpost">{{cite web|url=http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/sports/nba/longterm/jordan/articles/draft84prev.htm|title=NBA Draft '84: Choosing from the Choice|first=David|last=Dupree|date=June 17, 1984|accessdate=February 22, 2010|work=Washington Post|publisher=The Washington Post Company}}</ref> Jordan went on to win the [[NBA Rookie of the Year Award|Rookie of the Year Award]] and was also selected to the [[All-NBA Team|All-NBA Second Team]] in his rookie season.<ref name="jordan">{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/history/players/jordan_bio.html|title=Michael Jordan Bio|accessdate=February 23, 2010|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|work=NBA.com| archiveurl= http://web.archive.org/web/20100321180646/http://www.nba.com/history/players/jordan_bio.html| archivedate= 21 March 2010 <!--DASHBot-->| deadurl= no}}</ref> Jordan's teammate at North Carolina, [[Sam Perkins]], was drafted fourth by the [[Dallas Mavericks]]. [[Charles Barkley]], a junior forward from [[Auburn Tigers men's basketball|Auburn University]], was drafted fifth by the [[Philadelphia 76ers]]. this is shit HA GAY
   
 
Olajuwon, Jordan and Barkley, along with the 16th pick [[John Stockton]], have been inducted to the [[Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/awards/hof.html|title=Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductees|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=February 23, 2010}}</ref> They were also named in the [[50 Greatest Players in NBA History]] list announced at the league's 50th anniversary in 1996.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/history/50greatest.html|title=The NBA's 50 Greatest Players|work=NBA.com|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|accessdate=February 23, 2010| archiveurl= http://web.archive.org/web/20100405004357/http://www.nba.com/history/50greatest.html| archivedate= 5 April 2010 <!--DASHBot-->| deadurl= no}}</ref> Olajuwon's achievements include two [[List of NBA champions|NBA championships]], two [[Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Award|Finals Most Valuable Player Awards]], one [[NBA Most Valuable Player Award|Most Valuable Player Award]], one [[NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award|Defensive Player of the Year Award]], twelve All-NBA Team selections, twelve [[List of NBA All-Stars|All-Star Game selections]] and nine [[NBA All-Defensive Team|All-Defensive Team selections]]. Olajuwon retired as the [[List of National Basketball Association career blocks leaders|all–time league leader in total blocked shots]] with 3,830 blocks.<ref name="olajuwon">{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/playerfile/hakeem_olajuwon/bio.html|title=Hakeem Olajuwon Bio|accessdate=February 23, 2010|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|work=NBA.com}}</ref> The third pick, Jordan, achieved even greater success than Olajuwon. He won six NBA championships, six Finals Most Valuable Player Awards, five Most Valuable Player Awards, one Defensive Player of the Year Award, eleven All-NBA Team selections, fourteen All-Star Game selections, three [[NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award|NBA All Star Game MVP Awards]], and nine All-Defensive Team selections.<ref name="jordan"/> Barkley and Stockton never won an NBA championship, but both players received numerous awards and honors. Barkley won the Most Valuable Player in [[1992–93 NBA season|1993]] and was selected to eleven All-NBA Teams, eleven All-Star Games, and was the MVP of the [[1991 NBA All-Star Game|1991 All Star Game]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/history/players/barkley_bio.html|title=Charles Barkley Bio|accessdate=February 23, 2010|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|work=NBA.com}}</ref> Stockton was selected to eleven All-NBA Teams, ten All-Star Games and five All-Defensive Teams before retiring as the [[List of National Basketball Association career assists leaders|all–time league leader in assists]] and [[List of National Basketball Association career steals leaders|steals]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/history/players/stockton_bio.html|title=John Stockton Bio|accessdate=February 23, 2010|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|work=NBA.com}}</ref> [[Alvin Robertson]], the seventh pick, is the only other player from this draft who has won annual NBA awards as a player; he won both the Defensive Player of the Year Award and the [[NBA Most Improved Player Award|Most Improved Player Award]] in [[1985–86 NBA season|1986]]. He was also selected to one All-NBA Team, four All-Star Games, six consecutive All-Defensive Teams, and was co-MVP of the [[1993 NBA All-Star Game|1993 All Star Game]] along with his Utah Jazz teammate [[Karl Malone]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/players/r/roberal01.html|title=Alvin Robertson Statistics|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=December 5, 2010}}</ref> Two other players from this draft, ninth pick [[Otis Thorpe]] and eleventh pick [[Kevin Willis]], were also selected to one All-Star Game each.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/players/t/thorpot01.html|title=Otis Thorpe Statistics|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=December 5, 2010}}</ref> Willis also had one selection to the All-NBA Team.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/players/w/willike02.html|title=Kevin Willis Statistics|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=December 5, 2010}}</ref> [[Rick Carlisle]], the 70th pick, became a coach after ending his playing career and won the [[NBA Coach of the Year Award|Coach of the Year Award]] in [[2001–02 NBA season|2002]] while coaching the [[Detroit Pistons]]. In 2011, he coached the [[Dallas Mavericks]] to an NBA Championship.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/coaches/carliri01c.html|title=Rick Carlisle Coaching Record|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=June 14, 2011| archiveurl= http://web.archive.org/web/20110704054401/http://www.basketball-reference.com/coaches/carliri01c.html| archivedate= 4 July 2011 <!--DASHBot-->| deadurl= no}}</ref>
 
Olajuwon, Jordan and Barkley, along with the 16th pick [[John Stockton]], have been inducted to the [[Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/awards/hof.html|title=Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductees|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=February 23, 2010}}</ref> They were also named in the [[50 Greatest Players in NBA History]] list announced at the league's 50th anniversary in 1996.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/history/50greatest.html|title=The NBA's 50 Greatest Players|work=NBA.com|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|accessdate=February 23, 2010| archiveurl= http://web.archive.org/web/20100405004357/http://www.nba.com/history/50greatest.html| archivedate= 5 April 2010 <!--DASHBot-->| deadurl= no}}</ref> Olajuwon's achievements include two [[List of NBA champions|NBA championships]], two [[Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Award|Finals Most Valuable Player Awards]], one [[NBA Most Valuable Player Award|Most Valuable Player Award]], one [[NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award|Defensive Player of the Year Award]], twelve All-NBA Team selections, twelve [[List of NBA All-Stars|All-Star Game selections]] and nine [[NBA All-Defensive Team|All-Defensive Team selections]]. Olajuwon retired as the [[List of National Basketball Association career blocks leaders|all–time league leader in total blocked shots]] with 3,830 blocks.<ref name="olajuwon">{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/playerfile/hakeem_olajuwon/bio.html|title=Hakeem Olajuwon Bio|accessdate=February 23, 2010|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|work=NBA.com}}</ref> The third pick, Jordan, achieved even greater success than Olajuwon. He won six NBA championships, six Finals Most Valuable Player Awards, five Most Valuable Player Awards, one Defensive Player of the Year Award, eleven All-NBA Team selections, fourteen All-Star Game selections, three [[NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award|NBA All Star Game MVP Awards]], and nine All-Defensive Team selections.<ref name="jordan"/> Barkley and Stockton never won an NBA championship, but both players received numerous awards and honors. Barkley won the Most Valuable Player in [[1992–93 NBA season|1993]] and was selected to eleven All-NBA Teams, eleven All-Star Games, and was the MVP of the [[1991 NBA All-Star Game|1991 All Star Game]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/history/players/barkley_bio.html|title=Charles Barkley Bio|accessdate=February 23, 2010|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|work=NBA.com}}</ref> Stockton was selected to eleven All-NBA Teams, ten All-Star Games and five All-Defensive Teams before retiring as the [[List of National Basketball Association career assists leaders|all–time league leader in assists]] and [[List of National Basketball Association career steals leaders|steals]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/history/players/stockton_bio.html|title=John Stockton Bio|accessdate=February 23, 2010|publisher=Turner Sports Interactive, Inc|work=NBA.com}}</ref> [[Alvin Robertson]], the seventh pick, is the only other player from this draft who has won annual NBA awards as a player; he won both the Defensive Player of the Year Award and the [[NBA Most Improved Player Award|Most Improved Player Award]] in [[1985–86 NBA season|1986]]. He was also selected to one All-NBA Team, four All-Star Games, six consecutive All-Defensive Teams, and was co-MVP of the [[1993 NBA All-Star Game|1993 All Star Game]] along with his Utah Jazz teammate [[Karl Malone]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/players/r/roberal01.html|title=Alvin Robertson Statistics|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=December 5, 2010}}</ref> Two other players from this draft, ninth pick [[Otis Thorpe]] and eleventh pick [[Kevin Willis]], were also selected to one All-Star Game each.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/players/t/thorpot01.html|title=Otis Thorpe Statistics|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=December 5, 2010}}</ref> Willis also had one selection to the All-NBA Team.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/players/w/willike02.html|title=Kevin Willis Statistics|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=December 5, 2010}}</ref> [[Rick Carlisle]], the 70th pick, became a coach after ending his playing career and won the [[NBA Coach of the Year Award|Coach of the Year Award]] in [[2001–02 NBA season|2002]] while coaching the [[Detroit Pistons]]. In 2011, he coached the [[Dallas Mavericks]] to an NBA Championship.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.basketball-reference.com/coaches/carliri01c.html|title=Rick Carlisle Coaching Record|work=basketball-reference.com|publisher=Sports Reference LLC|accessdate=June 14, 2011| archiveurl= http://web.archive.org/web/20110704054401/http://www.basketball-reference.com/coaches/carliri01c.html| archivedate= 4 July 2011 <!--DASHBot-->| deadurl= no}}</ref>
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