NBA 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.
list ordered by

1
138 15
Oscar Robertson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard, Shooting guard

2
100 12
Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

3
86 26
Bob Cousy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard

4
78 23
Walt Frazier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard

5
46 27
Lenny Wilkens is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard

6
33 15
John Havlicek is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Gary Thompson0 added

7
34 16
Dave Bing is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Point guard

8
35 23
Hal Greer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s
Shooting guard

9
36 27
K. C. Jones is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

10
21 24
Paul Arizin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

11
22 26
Guy Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

12
15 23
Frank Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

13
12 19
Richie Guerin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

14
7 17
Rod Hundley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

15
7 18
Larry Costello is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

16
11 25
Tom Gola is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

17
7 19
Gene Shue is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

18
6 18
John Barnhill is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

19
5 17
Sihugo Green is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

20
3 16
Bucky Bockhorn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s

21
3 16
Johnny McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 60s