Basketball The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s  

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Power forward, or "the post," requires a strong, tall player to stand with their backs to the basket. They're a critical position, so hers is a list of the best 2000s power forwards for you to peruse! Check out this list of some favorite top 2000s power forwards to find some of the toughest players in the game! Vote for who you think are the best 2000s power forwards, and vote down the ones you don't think make the grade.    

When thinking about the greatest NBA power forwards from the 2000s, people like Dwight Howard, Lamar Odom and the long-time playing Tim Duncan are always in the conversation. And, of course, you can't talk about the best 2000s NBA power forwards without bringing up King James himself, and this list of the best NBA PFs 2000s like Jermaine O'Neal will show you just who these people are.    

So take a look at this top 2000s NBA power forwards and vote for your favorites, and then take a look at some of our other sports lists to see the best of the best!

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Tim Duncan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s

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Dirk Nowitzki is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Dirk Nowitzki Dallas Mavericks

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Kevin Garnett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Kevin Garnett Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves

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Chris Webber is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Chris Webber Washington Wizards, Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers

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Chris Bosh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Chris Bosh Toronto Raptors

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Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Amar'e Stoudemire Phoenix Suns

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Pau Gasol is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Pau Gasol Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies

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Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Rasheed Wallace Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Portland Trail Blazers

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Zach Randolph is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Zach Randolph Portland Trail Blazers, New York Knicks

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Jermaine O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Jermaine O'Neal Indiana Pacers, Portland Trail Blazers

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Karl Malone is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Karl Malone Utah Jazz, Los Angeles Lakers

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Elton Brand is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Elton Brand Los Angeles Clippers, Chicago Bulls

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Lamar Odom is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Lamar Odom Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers

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Josh Smith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Josh Smith Atlanta Hawks

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Carlos Boozer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Carlos Boozer Utah Jazz, Cleveland Cavaliers

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Antawn Jamison is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Antawn Jamison Dallas Mavericks, Washington Wizards, Golden State Warriors

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Dennis Rodman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Dennis Rodman Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers, Detroit Pistons

18
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LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
LeBron James Cleveland Cavaliers

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Paul Millsap is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Paul Millsap Utah Jazz

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Shawn Kemp is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Shawn Kemp Portland Trail Blazers, Orlando Magic, Cleveland Cavaliers

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David Lee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
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Horace Grant is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Horace Grant Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics

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David West is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
David West New Orleans Pelicans

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Antoine Walker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
taferrone added Antoine Walker Dallas Mavericks, Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics

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Shawn Marion is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Shawn Marion Phoenix Suns, Miami Heat

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Marc Gasol is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Marc Gasol Memphis Grizzlies

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Charles Oakley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Charles Oakley Washington Wizards, Houston Rockets, Toronto Raptors

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Dwight Howard is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Dwight Howard Orlando Magic

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Jeff Green is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Jeff Green Seattle Supersonics

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Derrick Coleman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Derrick Coleman Philadelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets, Charlotte Hornets

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Vin Baker is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Vin Baker Boston Celtics, Houston Rockets, Seattle Supersonics