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The Best Centers of the 2010s  

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List Rules Vote up the best NBA centers that played in the 2010s

In the NBA, the best 2010s centers are the linchpin of the team. The "big man" is normally the tallest man on the team, with a lot of strength and body mass. It's a necessary component for a successful team, so naturally, the greatest NBA centers from the 2010s makes for a great list to look through! Vote for your favorites among the best 2010s NBA centers and vote down the ones you don't think are among the greatest NBA centers from the 2010s!

When discussing the top 2010s NBA centers, Dwight Howard has to be in the conversation. Tim Duncan and DeAndre Jordan are considered some of the best NBA Cs of the 2010s, and many more are in this list! 

So take a look at our best NBA centers 2010s and vote for your favorites! Check out our other sports lists to see your next favorite player!
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Tim Duncan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
2
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
cjmcknight749 added Los Angeles Lakers
3
Marc Gasol is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Toronto Raptors
4
Dwight Howard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Orlando Magic
5
DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Golden State Warriors
6
Pau Gasol is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies
7
Al Horford is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Boston Celtics
8
DeAndre Jordan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Brooklyn Nets
9
Andre Drummond is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Detroit Pistons
10
joel embiid is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
kwillymac added joel embiid
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Chris Bosh is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Toronto Raptors
12
Karl-Anthony Towns is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
fjkds vkdsv added Minnesota Timberwolves
13
Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Phoenix Suns
14
Tyson Chandler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
New Orleans Pelicans, Chicago Bulls
15
Joel Embiid is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
mellowman added Philadelphia 76ers
16
Clint Capela is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
ReaLfake added Houston Rockets
17
Brook Lopez is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Milwaukee Bucks
18
Nikola Vučević is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
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Hassan Whiteside is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
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Joakim Noah is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Memphis Grizzlies
21
Al Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves
22
Jonas Valančiūnas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Memphis Grizzlies
23
Nenê is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Denver Nuggets
24
Marcin Gortat is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Los Angeles Clippers, Washington Wizards, Phoenix Suns
25
JaVale McGee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Centers of the 2010s
Washington Wizards