6. Shaun Livingston
This Peoria, Illinois native’s NBA career has been full of all the ups and downs you can imagine. After surviving a knee injury that threatened to end his career forever, the 6-7 point guard worked his way back into the NBA, won an NBA Championship with the Golden State Warriors last season and his looking to help the Dubs become back-to-back title winners this year. During the 2008-09 season, Livingston played 11 games with the Tulsa 66ers before being called up by the Oklahoma City Thunder. His D-League averages are 9.3 points, 6 assists and 3.5 rebounds.