80s The Best 80s NBA Point Guards  

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The greatest point guards of the 80s had a diverse background with many having success at the college level before making the jump to the NBA. After success at Michigan State, Magic Johnson, for example, ran point for the Showtime Lakers during the 80s - winning five championships in a span of nine seasons (which certainly qualifies him as a top 80s point guard). But the former Spartan legend had company. Isiah Thomas, also on this list of great 80s point guards, helped Indiana win the NCAA title in 1981. Several other players who laced it up during the decade were considered to be among the greatest point guards in NBA history. These athletes played during a transformative and transitional time in league history. So with that, here's a list of the greatest point guards of the 1980s. Definitely some of the best PGs to ever play basketball.
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1
130 21
Magic Johnson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Magic Johnson age 58

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2
113 28
Isiah Thomas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Isiah Thomas age 56

3
100 29
John Stockton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
John Stockton age 55

4
51 25
Mark Price is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Mark Price age 53

5
46 27
Maurice Cheeks is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards

6
37 23
Dennis Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Dennis Johnson Died at 53 (1954-2007)

7
35 25
Nate Archibald is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards

8
38 33
Muggsy Bogues is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Muggsy Bogues age 52

9
31 27
Mark Jackson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Mark Jackson age 52

10
29 28
Fat Lever is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Fat Lever age 57

11
22 21
Alvin Robertson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards

12
21 20
Sidney Moncrief is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards

13
28 29
Spud Webb is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Spud Webb age 54

14
18 18
Sleepy Floyd is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Sleepy Floyd age 57

15
21 22
Derek Harper is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Derek Harper age 56

16
17 19
Micheal Ray Richardson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards

17
10 18
Norm Nixon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Norm Nixon age 62

18
7 15
Gus Williams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Gus Williams age 64

19
6 16
John Harding Lucas II is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards

20
6 17
Johnny Moore is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 80s NBA Point Guards
Johnny Moore age 59