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
    + 32,321
    - 5,998

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

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  2. 2
    + 17,526
    - 9,097


    Los Angeles Lakers

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  3. 3
    + 15,334
    - 7,988


    Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles Lakers, Philadelphia Warriors

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  4. 4
    + 15,455
    - 7,470


    Los Angeles Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks

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  5. 5
    + 17,106
    - 8,879


    Boston Celtics

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  6. 6
    + 19,744
    - 12,161

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Los Angeles Lakers

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  7. 7
    + 13,299
    - 6,780


    Boston Celtics

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  8. 8
    + 13,015
    - 6,880


    Phoenix Suns, Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers

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  9. 9
    + 11,442
    - 5,858


    Houston Rockets, Toronto Raptors

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  10. 10
    + 12,436
    - 6,387


    San Antonio Spurs

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  11. 11
    + 10,093
    - 5,749


    Philadelphia 76ers, New York Nets

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  12. 12
    + 9,854
    - 5,706


    Cincinnati Royals, Milwaukee Bucks

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  13. 13
    + 17,426
    - 10,928


    Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat

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  14. 14
    + 7,564
    - 4,665


    Utah Jazz, Los Angeles Lakers

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  15. 15
    + 7,428
    - 4,811


    Los Angeles Lakers

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  16. 16
    + 7,616
    - 5,230


    Phoenix Suns, Philadelphia 76ers, Houston Rockets

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  17. 17
    + 7,396
    - 4,340


    Utah Jazz

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  18. 18
    + 5,359
    - 3,321


    Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers

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  19. 19
    + 6,164
    - 3,967


    Detroit Pistons

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  20. 20
    + 6,499
    - 3,742


    San Antonio Spurs

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  21. 21
    + 7,761
    - 5,102


    Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets, Chicago Bulls

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  22. 22
    + 8,010
    - 4,589


    Philadelphia 76ers, Denver Nuggets, Memphis Grizzlies

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  23. 23
    + 7,257
    - 4,348


    Dallas Mavericks

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  24. 24
    + 6,789
    - 4,559

    added by zach2003ludwig
    Miami Heat

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  25. 25
    + 5,885
    - 4,109


    Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns

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  26. 26
    + 4,830
    - 2,898


    Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets

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  27. 27
    + 4,275
    - 2,886


    Los Angeles Lakers

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  28. 28
    + 5,051
    - 2,892


    Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, Orlando Magic

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  29. 29
    + 6,627
    - 3,945


    Seattle Supersonics, Oklahoma City Thunder

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  30. 30
    + 6,241
    - 4,047


    Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves

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  31. 31
    + 5,193
    - 3,258


    Orlando Magic, Seattle Supersonics, New York Knicks

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  32. 32
    + 4,525
    - 3,062


    Utah Jazz, Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics

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  33. 33
    + 5,242
    - 3,139


    Indiana Pacers

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  34. 34
    + 3,664
    - 2,632


    Los Angeles Lakers

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  35. 35
    + 3,325
    - 2,191


    Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics

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  36. 36
    + 4,026
    - 3,086


    Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Brooklyn Nets

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  37. 37
    + 3,508
    - 2,107


    Golden State Warriors

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  38. 38
    + 3,431
    - 2,707


    Boston Celtics

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  39. 39
    + 4,561
    - 3,021

    added by bulls
    Boston Celtics, Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks

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  40. 40
    + 2,919
    - 2,255


    Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs

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  41. 41
    + 2,773
    - 2,054


    Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks

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  42. 42
    + 3,211
    - 2,430


    Boston Celtics

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  43. 43
    + 2,400
    - 1,685


    Brooklyn Nets, Toronto Raptors

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  44. 44
    + 2,964
    - 2,256


    Cincinnati Royals, Boston Celtics

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  45. 45
    + 3,811
    - 2,666


    New Orleans Hornets, Los Angeles Clippers

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  46. 46
    + 3,626
    - 2,859


    Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Clippers, Brooklyn Nets

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  47. 47
    + 1,629
    - 946

    ranked low on reranks & added by kaylive
    Oklahoma City Thunder

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  48. 48
    + 3,542
    - 2,943


    Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers, Detroit Pistons

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  49. 49
    + 2,335
    - 2,117


    New York Nets, Houston Rockets, Golden State Warriors

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  50. 50
    + 1,639
    - 1,188


    Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic, Toronto Raptors

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