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Wilt Chamberlain: July 9, 1968

Photograph By Darryl Norenberg/US Presswire

A month after being named the NBA's MVP for a third straight season, 7-foot-1 Wilt Chamberlain was traded to the Lakers from the Philadelphia 76ers. He went on to lead L.A. to the 1972 NBA championship, earning MVP during the Finals.