That was Larry Johnson, Eric Lindros, Russell Maryland, and Brien Taylor....all the #1 picks from the draft. How did they turn out?
- Larry Johnson became "LJ", "Grandmama", played 10 years in the NBA, scored 16 ppg.
- Eric Lindros played 13 years in the NHL, and would have had even more except for taking too many concussions.
- Russell Maryland played 10 years in the NFL and was part of the three Dallas Cowboys Super Bowl victories in the 1990s.
- Brien Taylor...hurt his shoulder in a fight while he was in the minors and was never the same again.
Now the news this week tells us that Brien Taylor went from this: