NBA The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s  

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The greatest NBA point guards of the 1970s were certainly a diverse group. From Walt "Clyde" Frazier, to "Big O", Lenny Wilkens to "Pistol" Pete. The top 70s point guards of the NBA played the game with a unique style that fans loved. It was an era of silky smooth point guard play. Please look at any of Walt Frazier's fur coats to confirm this. The greatest point guards of the 70s definitely had an impact on the NBA that many still feel today. While many of the best NBA point guards of the 70s didn't win a championship, they still achieved legendary status. The 70s NBA point guard helped set the stage for the game's explosion in popularity the following decade. With that, here's a list of the greatest point guards of the 1970s. Truly a group that is among the best PGs to ever play basketball.
list ordered by
1
103 25
Pete Maravich is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
Dec. at 41 (1947-1988)
2
100 32
Oscar Robertson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
3
79 21
Nate Archibald is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
4
108 38
Walt Frazier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 74
5
78 23
Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
slaft added age 81
6
64 16
Earl Monroe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 75
7
39 15
Jo Jo White is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 73
8
35 12
Dennis Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
Dec. at 53 (1954-2007)
9
39 17
Dave Bing is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 76
10
34 14
Gail Goodrich is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 76
11
34 15
Calvin Murphy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 71
12
29 12
Lenny Wilkens is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 82
13
27 13
Maurice Cheeks is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
slaft added age 63
14
26 14
World B. Free is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
slaft added age 66
15
19 11
Kevin Porter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 68
16
19 12
Norm Nixon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 63
17
22 16
Norm Van Lier is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
Died at 62 (1947-2009)
18
15 14
Don Buse is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 68
19
13 12
Lucius Allen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 71
20
11 16
Ernie DiGregorio is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
21
14 20
Slick Watts is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 67
22
6 13
Bob Weiss is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 76
23
6 14
Clem Haskins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NBA Point Guards of the 1970s
age 75