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2013 Sports The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14  

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This is a list of all the NBA starting power forwards in 2013. The power forward, also known as the post position because of their similarity to the center as well as key low blocking, are key with offensive styled defense as well as grabbing the rebounds. This list includes such power forwards as Kevin Garnett, Tristan Thompson, Dirk Nowitzki, Blake Griffin, Kevin Love, and LaMarcus Aldridge. All of these players have been key in zone defense as well as scoring points. 

How do the power forwards of 2013 compare to the power forwards of all time? Do these current power forwards rank well, or fall miserably? Would Charles Barkley and Dennis Rodman laugh in the face of the current power forward play style? Or would the opposite happen? Could contemporary power forward strategy compete with the game of yesteryear basketball? Does power forward height matter as much as any of the other positions?

Certain power forwards supplement their skills with an added propensity for the three pointers. These players include Kevin Love, Ersan Ilyasova, Ryan Anderson, and Kevin Garnett among others. But all power forward statistics aside, who is your favorite power forward? Who are the top power forwards of 2013? Let your opinion be heard, vote below and let all your NBA fantasy cohorts know about it too!
list ordered by

1
46 16
Tim Duncan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

2
47 17
LaMarcus Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

3
43 18
Blake Griffin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

4
37 17
Kevin Love is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

5
36 17
Dirk Nowitzki is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

6
31 16
Serge Ibaka is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

7
24 14
Kenneth Faried is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

8
23 13
Paul Millsap is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

9
24 15
Zach Randolph is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

10
22 14
Pau Gasol is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

11
22 15
David West is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

12
19 13
Greg Monroe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

13
26 21
David Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center, Forward-center

14
17 17
Derrick Favors is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

15
21 22
Kevin Garnett is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

16
13 14
Nenê is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

17
15 17
Carlos Boozer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

18
11 13
Amir Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

19
11 16
Tristan Thompson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

20
2 5
Cody Zeller is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

21
10 17
Brandon Bass is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

22
9 16
Markieff Morris is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

23
9 18
Udonis Haslem is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

24
8 19
Ryan Anderson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

25
7 19
Carl Landry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward

26
4 17
Ersan İlyasova is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Small forward, Power forward

27
6 24
Glen Davis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Small forward, Power forward, Center

28
4 26
Andrea Bargnani is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Small forward, Power forward, Center

29
2 20
Arnett Moultrie is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center

30
1 19
Greg Smith is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best NBA Power Forwards 2013-14
Power forward, Center