Best 12 Greatest Basketball Players of all time..!

In Every Sport,As time passes new players with advanced talents emerge but still we cannot and should not forget our forerunners who had complete dominance over the game when they are in arena…

Here is the list of Greatest basket ball players of all time in NBA history..

12.Dwayne Wade

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Position : Shooting Guard

Club : Chicago Bulls

“Watching Wade operate on the left block is literally like watching old footage of MJ (Michael Jordan)”, comments Thorpe(NBA Trainer)

11.Kobe Bryant

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Position : Shooting Guard

Club : Los Angeles Lakers

Kobe is often cited as one of the most dangerous scorers in the NBA. Bryant has drawn frequent comparisons to Jordan, after whom he modeled his playing style. Like Jordan, he became most known shooting a fall-away jump shot

10.Tim Duncan

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Position : Power Forward

Club :San Antonio Spurs

Duncan was considered one of the most consistent players in the NBA throughout his career. Regarded as one of the league’s best interior defenders.

9.Wilt Chamberlin

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Position : Center

Club: Philadephia Warriors and LA Lakers

The 7 foot 1 inch Chamberlain weighed 250 pounds as a rookie He is widely considered one of the greatest and most dominant players in NBA history

8.Bill Russell

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Position :Center

Club:Boston Celtics

Bill was the centerpiece of the Celtics dynasty, winning eleven NBA championships during his thirteen-year career. Russell holds the record for the most championships won by an athlete in a North American sports league

7.Larry Bird

Position :Small Forward/Power forward

Club:Boston Celtics

He was a member of the 1992 United States Mens Olympic Basketball team (“The Dream Team”) that won the gold medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics

6.Shaquille O’Neal

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Position :Center

Club: LA Lakers(8 years)

O’Neal became famous for his physical stature. His physical frame gave him a power advantage over most opponents. On two occasions during his first season in the NBA his powerful dunks broke the steel backboard support, prompting the league to increase the brace strength and stability of the backboards

5.Oscar Robertson

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Position :Point Guard

Club:Bucks

He is the first of two players in NBA history to average a triple-double for a season.In the 1970-71 NBA Season, he was a key player on the team that brought the Bucks their only NBA title

4.Kareem Abdul Jabbar

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Position :Center

Club:LA Lakers

On offense, Abdul-Jabbar was an unstoppable low-post threat. he made up for his relative lack of bulk by showing textbook finesse, strength and was famous for his ambidextrous skyhook shot, which defenders found impossible to block. It contributed to his high field goal accuracy, making him the eighth most accurate scorer of all time and a feared clutch shooter.

3.Magic Johnson

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Position :Point Guard

Club:LA Lakers

Member of ‘Dream Team’.Magic Johnson is an American retired professional Basketball player and current president of basketball operations of the Los Angeles Lakers of the  NBA

2.Lebron James

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Position :Small Forward

Club:Cleveland Cavaliers

James has started at small forward and power forward, but he can also play the other three positions.With career averages of 27.1 points, 7.3 rebounds, 7.0 assists, and 1.6 steals per game, he is considered one of the most athletic and versatile players in the NBA

1.Michael Jordan

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Position :Shooting Guard

Club:Chicago Bulls

Jordan was one of the most effectively marketed athletes of his generation and was considered instrumental in popularizing the NBA around the world in the 1980s and 1990s.

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