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7. Hakeem Olajuwon - ‘The Dream’ was the first player to be named NBA MVP, NBA Finals MVP, and the Defensive Player of the Year in 1994. That year and the following year he lead the Rockets to NBA championships over the New York Knicks and Orlando Magic. He earned $200 million during his career.

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Los Angeles Lakers center Andrew Bynum's 10 blocked shots tied the NBA postseason record shared by Utah's Mark Eaton (1985) and Houston's Hakeem Olajuwon (1990). (Associated Press)