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