The Top NBA Players Of All Time

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This list of top NBA players is ranked by basketball fans worldwide and based on popular opinion. Who are the best NBA players? This list includes the best basketball players in NBA history, along with the top basketball players today. Anyone can vote on the best NBA players here, which means these players are truly fan favorites. NBA fans can even add their own rankings to this list. Whether they have a famous jumper that just won't quit or ball-handling skills that leave their opponents spinning, these top 100 NBA players rule the hoop and the hardwood, and this list is a celebration of those skills. This list should answer who is the top 100, top 10, and best NBA player ever. 

 

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  1. 1
    + 31,604
    - 5,840

    the people's #1 & most listed
    Washington Wizards, Chicago Bulls

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  2. 2
    + 17,208
    - 8,735


    Los Angeles Lakers

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  3. 3
    + 14,984
    - 7,690


    Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles Lakers, Philadelphia Warriors

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  4. 4
    + 15,069
    - 7,204


    Los Angeles Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks

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  5. 5
    + 16,696
    - 8,597


    Boston Celtics

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  6. 6
    + 19,271
    - 11,788

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Los Angeles Lakers

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  7. 7
    + 12,972
    - 6,548


    Boston Celtics

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  8. 8
    + 12,662
    - 6,634


    Phoenix Suns, Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers

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  9. 9
    + 11,155
    - 5,644


    Houston Rockets, Toronto Raptors

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  10. 10
    + 12,101
    - 6,150


    San Antonio Spurs

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  11. 11
    + 9,879
    - 5,542


    Philadelphia 76ers, New York Nets

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  12. 12
    + 9,637
    - 5,535


    Cincinnati Royals, Milwaukee Bucks

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  13. 13
    + 16,803
    - 10,688


    Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat

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  14. 14
    + 7,404
    - 4,494


    Utah Jazz, Los Angeles Lakers

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  15. 15
    + 7,260
    - 4,680


    Los Angeles Lakers

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  16. 16
    + 7,459
    - 5,055


    Phoenix Suns, Philadelphia 76ers, Houston Rockets

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  17. 17
    + 7,216
    - 4,226


    Utah Jazz

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  18. 18
    + 6,355
    - 3,625


    San Antonio Spurs

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  19. 19
    + 7,575
    - 4,971


    Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets, Chicago Bulls

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  20. 20
    + 5,966
    - 3,853


    Detroit Pistons

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  21. 21
    + 5,199
    - 3,211


    Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers

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  22. 22
    + 7,769
    - 4,467


    Philadelphia 76ers, Denver Nuggets, Memphis Grizzlies

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  23. 23
    + 7,086
    - 4,218


    Dallas Mavericks

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  24. 24
    + 6,625
    - 4,410

    added by zach2003ludwig
    Miami Heat

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  25. 25
    + 5,730
    - 3,985


    Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns

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  26. 26
    + 4,719
    - 2,812


    Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets

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  27. 27
    + 6,455
    - 3,796


    Seattle Supersonics, Oklahoma City Thunder

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  28. 28
    + 4,922
    - 2,814


    Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, Orlando Magic

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  29. 29
    + 4,156
    - 2,806


    Los Angeles Lakers

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  30. 30
    + 6,063
    - 3,973


    Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves

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  31. 31
    + 5,064
    - 3,185


    Orlando Magic, Seattle Supersonics, New York Knicks

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  32. 32
    + 5,128
    - 3,056


    Indiana Pacers

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  33. 33
    + 4,409
    - 2,978


    Utah Jazz, Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics

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  34. 34
    + 3,587
    - 2,541


    Los Angeles Lakers

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  35. 35
    + 3,307
    - 1,927


    Golden State Warriors

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  36. 36
    + 3,223
    - 2,126


    Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics

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  37. 37
    + 3,920
    - 3,007


    Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Brooklyn Nets

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  38. 38
    + 3,334
    - 2,637


    Boston Celtics

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  39. 39
    + 4,420
    - 2,944

    added by bulls
    Boston Celtics, Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks

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  40. 40
    + 3,127
    - 2,359


    Boston Celtics

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  41. 41
    + 2,300
    - 1,587


    Brooklyn Nets, Toronto Raptors

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  42. 42
    + 2,849
    - 2,180


    Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs

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  43. 43
    + 2,882
    - 2,194


    Cincinnati Royals, Boston Celtics

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  44. 44
    + 2,692
    - 1,989


    Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks

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  45. 45
    + 3,703
    - 2,587


    New Orleans Hornets, Los Angeles Clippers

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  46. 46
    + 3,526
    - 2,785


    Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Clippers, Brooklyn Nets

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  47. 47
    + 3,461
    - 2,855


    Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers, Detroit Pistons

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  48. 48
    + 1,456
    - 871

    ranked low on reranks & added by kaylive
    Oklahoma City Thunder

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  49. 49
    + 2,261
    - 2,062


    New York Nets, Houston Rockets, Golden State Warriors

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  50. 50
    + 1,550
    - 1,122


    Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic, Toronto Raptors

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