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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217 43
Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
2
123 34
Clyde Drexler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 57
3
114 36
George Gervin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 67
4
99 34
Joe Dumars is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 55
5
61 12
Reggie Miller is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Gary Thompson0 added age 53
6
86 28
Sidney Moncrief is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
7
68 25
Mitch Richmond is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
8
63 29
Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 57
9
51 22
World B. Free is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 65
10
39 15
Jeff Hornacek is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 55
11
40 16
Ron Harper is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 54
12
54 27
Rolando Blackman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
13
43 23
Walter Davis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 65
14
42 26
Andrew Toney is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 61
15
29 16
Jeff Malone is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 57
16
13 2
Dennis Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Todd Naughton added Died at 53 (1954-2007)
17
24 16
Darrell Griffith is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
18
25 17
Alvin Robertson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
19
9 3
Danny Ainge is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
bigulcards added age 59
20
26 20
Dan Majerle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 53
21
22 18
Reggie Theus is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 61
22
5 2
Marques Johnson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
Todd Naughton added age 62
23
19 20
Rex Chapman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 52
24
17 18
Otis Birdsong is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
age 63
25
4 4
Rodney McCray is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 80s
bigulcards added age 57