NBA Draft Busts

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LaRue Martin, Trail Blazers
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LaRue Martin, Trail Blazers

No. 1 pick, 1972

Portland passed on future Hall of Famer Bob McAdoo to take fellow big man Martin, who never averaged more than seven points in his four NBA seasons. The Loyola product retired in 1976, a year before the Blazers won their first and only championship.

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