1. Chris Paul
Chris Paul is a living legend. He is an 8 time All-star who led the league assists four times. He has always relied on his quick wits and intellect. Apart from being a basketball champion, Paul has amazing business and leadership skills. He was on NBA executive committee for four seasons before assuming the role of National Basketball Player’s Association president.
Paul went to the Wake Forest College. He was selected in the Academics All-America team in 2005. In 2011, Wake Forest retired his jersey. He is currently believed to be one of the highest paid athletes in the world. He has shown a remarkable intellect during his off-field endeavors.