NBA 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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230 45
Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
2
131 37
Clyde Drexler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 57
3
120 37
George Gervin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 67
4
92 29
Sidney Moncrief is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
5
104 38
Joe Dumars is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 56
6
67 16
Reggie Miller is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Gary Thompson0 added age 54
7
70 30
Mitch Richmond is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
8
55 23
World B. Free is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 66
9
67 33
Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 58
10
43 19
Ron Harper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 55
11
56 30
Rolando Blackman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
12
40 18
Jeff Hornacek is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 56
13
44 27
Walter Davis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 65
14
45 30
Andrew Toney is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 62
15
31 20
Jeff Malone is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 58
16
27 17
Darrell Griffith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
17
15 6
Dennis Johnson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Todd Naughton added Dec. at 53 (1954-2007)
18
28 20
Alvin Robertson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
19
29 23
Dan Majerle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 54
20
12 7
Danny Ainge is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
bigulcards added age 60
21
23 21
Reggie Theus is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 62
22
6 5
Marques Johnson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Todd Naughton added age 63
23
22 23
Rex Chapman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 52
24
19 20
Otis Birdsong is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 64
25
5 8
Rodney McCray is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
bigulcards added age 58