NBA The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s  

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List Rules Vote up the best NBA power forwards that played in the 2000s

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!
list ordered by
1
183 41
Tim Duncan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
2
172 46
Dirk Nowitzki is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Dallas Mavericks
3
183 52
Kevin Garnett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves
4
118 51
Chris Webber is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Washington Wizards, Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers
5
104 47
Pau Gasol is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies
6
95 42
Chris Bosh is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Toronto Raptors
7
83 37
Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Portland Trail Blazers
8
91 45
Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Phoenix Suns
9
53 30
Zach Randolph is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Dallas Mavericks, Portland Trail Blazers, New York Knicks
10
66 42
Karl Malone is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Utah Jazz, Los Angeles Lakers
11
65 42
Jermaine O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Indiana Pacers, Portland Trail Blazers
12
53 34
Elton Brand is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Los Angeles Clippers, Chicago Bulls
13
45 27
Lamar Odom is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers
14
46 30
David West is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
New Orleans Pelicans
15
48 35
Carlos Boozer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Utah Jazz, Cleveland Cavaliers
16
38 26
Paul Millsap is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Utah Jazz
17
42 30
Antawn Jamison is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Dallas Mavericks, Washington Wizards, Golden State Warriors
18
43 32
Dennis Rodman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers, Detroit Pistons
19
28 19
Antoine Walker is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
taferrone added Dallas Mavericks, Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics
20
69 60
LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Los Angeles Lakers
21
40 32
Josh Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Atlanta Hawks
22
35 28
Shawn Kemp is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Portland Trail Blazers, Orlando Magic, Cleveland Cavaliers
23
32 25
Shawn Marion is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Phoenix Suns, Miami Heat
24
25 23
David Lee is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
taferrone added New York Knicks
25
28 27
Horace Grant is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 2000s
Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics