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The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite small forwards that played in the NBA in the 2000s

Small forward is arguably the most challenging position in all of basketball. It Requires the speed of a shooting guard with the power of a power forward. It requires brains and brawn in order to become one of the greats. When you're looking for the best 2000s small forwards, this list has a bunch for you to look through! Check out this list of best 2000s NBA small forwards and vote up your favorites, and vote down the forwards from the 2000s you don't think stack up.

From all time greats like Carmello Anthony and Lebron James, to great position players like Luol Deng, there are plenty of the top 2000s NBA small forwards for you to look through! Many of the greatest NBA small forwards of the 2000s have gone on to become some of the most popular players in the history of the NBA.So take a look at this list of the best 2000s SFs from the NBA and vote up your favorites! These are the greatest NBA small forwards of the 2000s!
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LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Tracy McGrady is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic, Toronto Raptors

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Paul Pierce is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Carmelo Anthony is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Vince Carter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Shawn Marion is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Grant Hill is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
Phoenix Suns, Orlando Magic, Detroit Pistons

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Metta World Peace is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
Indiana Pacers, Sacramento Kings, Chicago Bulls

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Andrei Kirilenko is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Caron Butler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Stephen Jackson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
mellowman added Indiana Pacers, Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets

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Peja Stojaković is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Hedo Türkoğlu is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Kevin Durant is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Rashard Lewis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Shane Battier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Danny Granger is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Tayshaun Prince is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Gerald Wallace is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Luol Deng is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Bruce Bowen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
mellowman added Philadelphia 76ers, Boston Celtics, Miami Heat

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Andre Iguodala is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Richard Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
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Latrell Sprewell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s
Minnesota Timberwolves, Golden State Warriors, New York Knicks

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Corey Maggette is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NBA Small Forwards of the 2000s