For his career, Malone averaged a double-double with 25 points per game and just over 10 rebounds per game. At the conclusion of his career, Malone signed on with the Lakers for a chance at the NBA title that eluded him, but it was not to be. Malone will go down in history as perhaps the best power forward of all-time, but also among the greats who never won a championship.
Basketball Hall of Fame great Michael Jordan played his college ball at North Carolina, but playing for the Tar Heels wasn't his first choice. In fact, he actually rooted for NC State while growing up.