Greatest NBA Players Of All Time Basketball Players
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Greatest NBA Players Of All Time

List Criteria: Best basketball players to ever compete in the NBA.

I have studied statistics + player roles, and I include speed, team play, and a measure of offensive rating + defensive rating combined....along with every measure I can think of other than popularity bias to give these player's an all around rating....It is difficult to get the ratings perfect as Team roles affect perception of player's - however, Statistics help, the eye test helps, and having seen some play in more than one role helps, and noticing where, and how many places a player can shoot on the court (or lack of) helps...
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    #3 on the original list 1956

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    #18 on the original list 1965 I have him rated at #2 best Defensive Center, and at #2 Best Offensive Center...and he could ...

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    #12 on the original list 1976

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    #36 on the original list 1973

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    #7 on the original list 1978

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    #13 on the original list 1984

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    #26 on the original list 1978

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    #31 on the original list 1988

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    #11 on the original list 1950

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    #14 on the original list 1938

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    #21 on the original list 1961

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    #22 on the original list 1975

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    #23 on the original list 1976

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    #33 on the original list 1982

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