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The five inductees to the 2011 ESPN Los Angeles Hall of Fame (with percent of votes):
1. Magic Johnson (79.1)
2. John Wooden (64.9)
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (62.8)
4. Wayne Gretzky (42.7)
5. Sandy Koufax (38.2).
Note: If they're still active, they're not eligible.
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Opponents knew his skyhook was coming but could do little to stop it. Defenders could anticipate that arching, fading whirl of the arm and play it perfectly and yet, it made no impact. Synonymous with what he considered to be dominant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar rode his signature, go-to move all the way to the top of the NBA's all-time scoring list, amassing 38,387 points in 21 seasons.
ESPNKareem Abdul-Jabbar, here celebrating the 1985 world championship with Lakers owner Jerry Buss, ...
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