The 6 Best NBA Prospects of All-Time, Ranked

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So you're wondering who the best NBA prospects of all-time are? Let's talk about it!

Every year, scouts and basketball experts closely monitor the performances of potential NBA prospects. College basketball is a significant source of talent, with many players showcasing their skills in NCAA competitions. For a look at the highest paid college athletes, check out this article.

Additionally, international leagues have become increasingly important in identifying top talent, as ballers from around the world aim to make their mark in the NBA and earn their way in to this list of players we highlighted back in July.

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The evaluation process for NBA prospects involves assessing a player's skills, athleticism, basketball IQ, work ethic, and potential for growth. NBA teams conduct extensive scouting reports, attend games, evaluate statistics, and interview players to gather information.

In recent years we've seen some next level talent enter the NBA draft, with many of those prospects turning into NBA stars. Here is our breakdown of the 6 most hyped NBA prospects of all-time, ranked.

6. Zion Williamson

5. Victor Wembanyama

4. Shaquille O'Neal

3. LeBron James

2. Wilt Chamberlain

1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

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