Basketball The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s  

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The top NBA point guards of the 1960s played during a time when the league was still finding its identity. And subsequently, they helped mold the NBA into what is today. The greatest point guards of the 60s were still exciting in their own way even though the game back then was a lot more based on, well, "fundementals." Of course, the Boston Celtics dominated the NBA during the decade. But there were still plenty of great NBA point guards during the 1960s. While the best point guards of the 60s were scattered throughout the NBA, Red Auerbach's team had several on its roster. The 60s NBA point guard may not have garnered the headlines that big men like Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain did but the top NBA PGs from the decade were impressive in their own way. With that, here's a list of the greatest point guards of the 1960s. Definitely some of the best PGs to ever play basketball.
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1
148 19
Oscar Robertson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard, Shooting guard
2
111 15
Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
3
92 38
Bob Cousy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard
4
88 45
Walt Frazier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard
5
64 32
Paul Arizin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
6
53 41
Lenny Wilkens is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard
7
40 28
Dave Bing is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard
8
38 28
John Havlicek is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
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9
40 31
Hal Greer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Shooting guard
10
41 39
K. C. Jones is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
11
32 30
Guy Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
12
4 3
Jo Jo White is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
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13
17 21
Richie Guerin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
14
18 28
Tom Gola is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
15
15 27
Frank Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
16
9 21
Larry Costello is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
17
8 20
Sihugo Green is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
18
8 20
John Barnhill is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
19
8 21
Gene Shue is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
20
7 21
Rod Hundley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
21
4 20
Johnny McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
22
4 20
Bucky Bockhorn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s