basketball The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s  

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The top shooting guards of the 80s are some very, very familiar names and are without question some of the greatest NBA players to ever take the court. It is important to note that the best NBA shooting guards from the 1980s were a dynamic group of athletes that truly changed the game. True trendsetters. The greatest NBA shooting guards from the 80s came into the league with tremendous pedigrees. Some of the top 80s shooting guards dominated the college game and carried that success into the NBA. The best NBA shooting guards from the 1980s also helped strengthen the league's global brand and inspired today's international stars. With that, here's a list of the greatest NBA shooting guards of the 1980s.
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1
168 33
Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s

2
94 25
Clyde Drexler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Clyde Drexler age 56

3
81 25
George Gervin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
George Gervin age 66

4
72 24
Joe Dumars is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Joe Dumars age 54

5
66 21
Sidney Moncrief is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s

6
35 6
Reggie Miller is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Gary Thompson0 added Reggie Miller age 53

7
49 17
Mitch Richmond is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s

8
48 22
Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Byron Scott age 56

9
44 19
Rolando Blackman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s

10
27 11
Ron Harper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Ron Harper age 54

11
35 18
World B. Free is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
World B. Free age 64

12
34 19
Andrew Toney is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Andrew Toney age 60

13
33 20
Walter Davis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Walter Davis age 63

14
23 12
Jeff Hornacek is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Jeff Hornacek age 54

15
21 12
Jeff Malone is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Jeff Malone age 56

16
21 14
Dan Majerle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Dan Majerle age 52

17
17 11
Darrell Griffith is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s

18
18 13
Reggie Theus is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Reggie Theus age 60

19
18 13
Alvin Robertson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s

20
12 13
Otis Birdsong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Otis Birdsong age 62

21
14 17
Rex Chapman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Rex Chapman age 50