The NBA season is only a week away and this upcoming season proves to be a very intriguing one, after what was arguably the craziest and most unpredictable off-season.
With only 7 days until the season starts, we take a look at notable players, past or present, to wear the number 7 at some point in their career.
In alphabetical order:
Carmelo Anthony: 10x All-Star, 2013 NBA scoring leader (28.7 points per game), 24.0 career points per game
Nate “Tiny” Archibald: Hall of Famer, 6x All-Star, 3x All-NBA First Team, 1973 NBA scoring leader (34.0 points per game)
Chauncey Billups: 5x All-Star, 2004 NBA champion, 2004 Finals MVP
Adrian Dantley: Hall of Famer, 6x All-Star, 1977 NBA Rookie of the Year, 2x NBA scoring leader (1981-30.7 points per game, 1984-30.6 points per game)
Kevin Durant: 2x NBA champion, 2x Finals MVP, 2014 NBA MVP, 10x All-Star, 6x All-NBA First Team, 2008 NBA Rookie of the Year, 4x NBA scoring leader (2010-30.1 points per game, 2011-27.7 points per game, 2012-28.0 points per game, 2014-32.0 points per game)
Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway: 4x All-Star, 2x All-NBA First Team, 1994 NBA All-Rookie First Team
Kevin Johnson: 3x All-Star, 4x All-NBA Second Team, 1989 NBA Most Improved Player
Toni Kucoc: FIBA Hall of Fame, 3x NBA champion, 1996 NBA Sixth Man of the Year, 1990 FIBA World Championship MVP
Kyle Lowry: 2019 NBA champion, 5x All-Star
Pete Maravich: Hall of Famer, 5x All-Star, 2x All-NBA First Team, 1971 NBA All-Rookie First Team, 1977 NBA scoring leader (31.1 points per game)
Lamar Odom: 2x NBA champion, 2011 NBA Sixth Man of the Year, 2000 NBA All-Rookie First Team
JJ Redick: 2016 NBA three-point shooting leader (47.5%), has made the playoffs every year of his 13-year career