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The greatest shooting guards of the 60s were a talented group of athletes that really are who anyone who wants to learn how to play basketball should watch. These men knew how to play the game the right way, and wouldn't you know it, score at the same time. The top NBA shooting guards of the 1960s played during an era dominated by big men like Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell but still managed to make their mark on the league. The best NBA shooting guards from the 60s were also versatile, with many of them playing the point or sliding over to small forward as well. The best NBA SGs from the decade included guys that had great success after their playing careers were over and icludes several absolute legends of basketball. 

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Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Oscar Robertson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
slaft added Oscar Robertson Point guard, Shooting guard

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John Havlicek is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Sam Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
Sam Jones Point guard, Shooting guard

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Earl Monroe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
slaft added Earl Monroe

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Hal Greer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
slaft added Hal Greer Shooting guard

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Lenny Wilkens is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
slaft added Lenny Wilkens Point guard

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Jerry Sloan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
Jerry Sloan Small forward

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Paul Arizin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Lou Hudson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
Lou Hudson Shooting guard, Small forward

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Bill Bradley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
Bill Bradley Shooting guard, Small forward

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Dick Barnett is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
Dick Barnett Small forward

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Archie Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Brian Miller is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
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Cliff Hagan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
Cliff Hagan Shooting guard, Small forward

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Dick Van Arsdale is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
Dick Van Arsdale Small forward

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Don Ohl is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Tom Gola is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Kevin Loughery is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Walt Hazzard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Jeff Mullins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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George Yardley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Terry Dischinger is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards

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Don Kojis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
Don Kojis Small forward

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Jimmy Butler is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards
1518026680208 added Jimmy Butler Small forward

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Eddie Miles is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best 60s NBA Shooting Guards