basketball The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s  

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List Rules Vote up the best NBA power forwards that played in the 1990s

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 90s power forwards for you to peruse! When thinking about the greatest NBA power forwards from the 90s, people like Karl Marlone, Kevin Garnett and the long-time playing Tim Duncan are always in the conversation. Check out this list of 1990s power forwards to find some of the toughest players in the game! Vote for your favorite top 90s power forwards, and down vote the ones you don't think make the grade.   

Of course, you can't talk about the best 90s NBA power forwards without bringing up the unreasonably hated Christian Laettner, and this list of the best NBA PFs 90s, like Robert Horry, will show you just who these people are.   

So take a look at these top 1990s NBA power forwards and vote for your favorite! Then take a look at some of our other sports lists to see the best of the best!
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1
163 51
Karl Malone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Karl Malone Utah Jazz, Los Angeles Lakers

2
162 57
Charles Barkley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Charles Barkley Phoenix Suns, Philadelphia 76ers, Houston Rockets

3
145 48
Tim Duncan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s

4
139 57
Dennis Rodman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Dennis Rodman Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers, Detroit Pistons

5
129 49
Shawn Kemp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Shawn Kemp Portland Trail Blazers, Orlando Magic, Cleveland Cavaliers

6
131 51
Kevin Garnett is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Kevin Garnett Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves

7
101 34
Chris Webber is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Chris Webber Washington Wizards, Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers

8
76 48
Larry Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Larry Johnson Charlotte Hornets, New York Knicks

9
63 30
Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Rasheed Wallace Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Portland Trail Blazers

10
64 36
Horace Grant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Horace Grant Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics

11
54 31
Charles Oakley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Charles Oakley Washington Wizards, Houston Rockets, Toronto Raptors

12
41 36
Derrick Coleman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Derrick Coleman Philadelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets, Charlotte Hornets

13
44 32
Robert Horry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Robert Horry Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers

14
42 35
Anthony Mason is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Anthony Mason Brooklyn Nets, Charlotte Hornets, Miami Heat

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15
38 33
Cliff Robinson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Cliff Robinson Phoenix Suns, Portland Trail Blazers, Brooklyn Nets

16
42 23
Moses Malone is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Moses Malone Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers

17
28 24
Juwan Howard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Juwan Howard Dallas Mavericks, Washington Wizards, Houston Rockets

18
36 34
Vin Baker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Vin Baker Boston Celtics, Houston Rockets, Seattle Supersonics

19
23 15
A. C. Green is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Henri Kamp added A. C. Green Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Los Angeles Lakers

20
33 35
Danny Manning is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Danny Manning Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Utah Jazz

21
38 33
Jermaine O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Jermaine O'Neal Indiana Pacers, Portland Trail Blazers

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22 24
Otis Thorpe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Otis Thorpe Washington Wizards, Kansas City Kings, Sacramento Kings

23
19 22
Tom Gugliotta is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Tom Gugliotta Phoenix Suns, Utah Jazz, Washington Wizards

24
31 34
Kevin Willis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Kevin Willis Dallas Mavericks, Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets

25
23 27
Christian Laettner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Christian Laettner Dallas Mavericks, Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks

26
22 23
Sam Perkins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Sam Perkins Dallas Mavericks, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Lakers

27
18 23
Dale Davis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Henri Kamp added Dale Davis Indiana Pacers, Portland Trail Blazers, Golden State Warriors

28
35 36
Magic Johnson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Magic Johnson Los Angeles Lakers

29
17 28
Buck Williams is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Buck Williams Portland Trail Blazers, Brooklyn Nets, New York Knicks

30
13 26
Wayman Tisdale is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s
Wayman Tisdale Phoenix Suns, Indiana Pacers, Sacramento Kings