Elgin Baylor's 70/71 Los Angeles Lakers home jersey. Baylor, a 6'5'' forward from Seattle University, played in 14 NBA seasons with the Lakers. Baylor is considered one of the best forwards of all time, averaging 27.4 ppg. Baylor played in 11 NBA all-star games (MVP in '59 as a rookie). Baylor is a member of basketball's Hall of Fame and was voted 1 of the top 50 players of all time at the NBA's 50th anniversary.