The Best Power Forwards of the '70s

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Vote up the best NBA power forwards that played in the 1970s

Power forward, or "the post," requires a strong, tall player to stand with their backs to the basket. They're a critical position, so here is a list of the best 70s power forwards for you to peruse! Check out this list of 1970s power forwards to find some of the toughest players in the game! Vote for your favorite top 70s power forwards, and down vote the ones you don't think make the grade. 

When thinking about the greatest NBA power forwards from the 70s, people like Bobby Jones, Moses Malone, and Connie Hawkins are always in the conversation. The best 70s NBA power forwards were greatly influential in how the game is played today and this list of the best 70s NBA PFs, like Dave Debusschere, remind you that these were some truly tremendous players.

So take a look at this top 1970s NBA power forwards and vote for your favorites!
Ranked by
  • Elvin Hayes
    117 votes
    Washington Wizards, Baltimore Bullets, Houston Rockets
  • Bob McAdoo
    86 votes
    Philadelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets, Buffalo Braves
  • Spencer Haywood
    69 votes
    Washington Wizards, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics
  • Moses Malone
    90 votes
    Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers
  • Jerry Lucas
    54 votes
    Cincinnati Royals, New York Knicks, San Francisco Warriors
  • George McGinnis
    46 votes
    Indiana Pacers, Philadelphia 76ers, Denver Nuggets