Top 10 NBA players of all time

In this post, we are going to feature the top 10 NBA players of all time. In the history of NBA games, we have seen many great players come and go, it is really a difficult job to sort list top 10 NBA players of all time. We searched through the whole internet and came up with a list of top 10 NBA players of all time. Let us know your favourite player in the comment section. Now lets begin the list.

  1. Michael Jordan
  2. LeBron James
  3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
  4. Shaquille O’Neal
  5. Tim Duncan
  6. Magic Johnson
  7. Bill Russell
  8. Wilt Chamberlain
  9. Larry Bird
  10. Hakeem Olajuwon

1. Michael Jordan

Michael Jeffrey Jordan

(Mike, Air Jordan, M.J., His Airness, Money, Black Cat, Mr. June, G.O.A.T., Superman, Captain Marvel)

Position: Shooting Guard and Small Forward

Shoots: Right

6-6, 195lb (198cm, 88kg)

Born: February 17, 1963 in Brooklyn, New York us

College: University of North Carolina

High School: Emsley A. Laney in Wilmington, North Carolina

Draft: Chicago Bulls, 1st round (3rd pick, 3rd overall), 1984 NBA Draft

NBA Debut: October 26, 1984

Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2009

Career playoff stats: 33.4 PPG, 6.4 RPG, 5.7 APG                                                                  

Accolades: 6 NBA titles, 6 Finals MVPs, 5 reg. season MVPs

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2. LeBron James

LeBron Raymone James

(King James, LBJ, Chosen One, Bron-Bron, The Little Emperor, The Akron Hammer)

Position: Small Forward and Shooting Guard and Power Forward

Shoots: Right

6-8, 250lb (203cm, 113kg)

Team: Los Angeles Lakers

Born: December 30, 1984 in Akron, Ohio us

High School: Saint Vincent-Saint Mary in Akron, Ohio

Recruiting Rank: 2003 (1)

Draft: Cleveland Cavaliers, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), 2003 NBA Draft

NBA Debut: October 29, 2003

Experience: 15 years

Career playoff stats: 28.1 PPG, 8.6 RPG, 6.7 APG

Accolades: 2 NBA titles, 2 Finals MVPs, 4 reg. season MVPs

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3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Position: Center

Shoots: Right

7-2, 225lb (218cm, 102kg)

Born: April 16, 1947 in New York, New York us

College: University of California, Los Angeles

High School: Power Memorial in New York, New York

Draft: Milwaukee Bucks, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), 1969 NBA Draft

NBA Debut: October 18, 1969

Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1995

Career playoff stats: 24.3 PPG, 10.5 RPG, 2.4 BPG

Accolades: 6 NBA titles, 2 Finals MVPs, 6 reg. season MVPs

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4. Shaquille O’Neal

Shaquille Rashaun O’Neal

(Shaq, Diesel, The Big Aristotle, Superman, Shaq Fu, Shaq Daddy, Warrior)

Position: Center

Shoots: Right

7-1, 325lb (216cm, 147kg)

Born: March 6, 1972 in Newark, New Jersey us

College: Louisiana State University

High School: Cole in San Antonio, Texas

Draft: Orlando Magic, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), 1992 NBA Draft

NBA Debut: November 6, 1992

Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2016

Career playoff stats: 24.3 PPG, 11.6 RPG, 2.1 BPG

Accolades: 4 NBA titles, 3 Finals MVPs, 1 reg. season MVP

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5. Tim Duncan

Timothy Theodore Duncan

(Timmy, The Big Fundamental, Groundhog Day, Old Man Riverwalk, The Stone Buddha)

Position: Power Forward and Center

Shoots: Right

6-11, 250lb (211cm, 113kg)

Born: April 25, 1976 in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands vi

College: Wake Forest University

High School: Saint Dunstan’s Episcopal in Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Draft: San Antonio Spurs, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), 1997 NBA Draft

NBA Debut: October 31, 1997

Career playoff stats: 21.9 PPG, 12.0 RPG, 2.4 BPG

Accolades: 4 NBA titles, 3 Finals MVPs, 2 reg. season MVPs

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6. Magic Johnson

Earvin Johnson Jr.

(Magic, Buck, E.J. the Deejay, Tragic)

Position: Point Guard and Shooting Guard and Power Forward

Shoots: Right

6-9, 215lb (206cm, 97kg)

Born: August 14, 1959 in Lansing, Michigan us

College: Michigan State University

High School: Everett in Lansing, Michigan

Draft: Los Angeles Lakers, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), 1979 NBA Draft

NBA Debut: October 12, 1979

Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2002

Career playoff stats: 19.5 PPG, 7.7 RPG, 12.3 APG

Accolades: 5 NBA titles, 3 Finals MVPs, 3 reg. season MVPs

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7. Bill Russell

William Felton Russell

Position: Center

Shoots: Left

6-10, 215lb (208cm, 97kg)

Born: February 12, 1934 in Monroe, Louisiana us

College: University of San Francisco

High School: McClymonds in Oakland, California

Draft: St. Louis Hawks, 1st round (2nd pick, 2nd overall), 1956 NBA Draft

NBA Debut: December 22, 1956

Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1975

Career playoff stats: 16.2 PPG, 24.9 RPG, 4.7 APG

Accolades: 11 NBA titles, 5 reg. season MVPs

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8. Wilt Chamberlain

Wilton Norman Chamberlain

(Wilt the Stilt, The Big Dipper, Dippy, Dip, The Load, Big Musty, The Record Book)

Position: Center

Shoots: Right

7-1, 275lb (216cm, 124kg)

Born: August 21, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania us

Died: October 12, 1999 (Aged 63-052d)

College: University of Kansas

High School: Overbrook in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Draft: Philadelphia Warriors, 1959 NBA Draft (territorial selection)

NBA Debut: October 24, 1959

Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1979

Career playoff stats: 22.5 PPG, 24.5 RPG, 4.2 APG

Accolades: 2 NBA titles, 1 Finals MVP, 4 reg. season MVPs

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9. Larry Bird

Larry Joe Bird

(Larry Legend, The Hick from French Lick, Kodak, The Great White Hope)

Position: Power Forward and Small Forward

Shoots: Right

6-9, 220lb (206cm, 99kg)

Born: December 7, 1956 in West Baden, Indiana us

College: Indiana State University

High School: Springs Valley in French Lick, Indiana

Draft: Boston Celtics, 1st round (6th pick, 6th overall), 1978 NBA Draft

NBA Debut: October 12, 1979

Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1998

Career playoff stats: 23.8 PPG, 10.3 RPG, 6.5 APG

Accolades: 3 NBA titles, 2 Finals MVPs, 3 reg. season MVPs

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10. Hakeem Olajuwon

Hakeem Abdul Olajuwon

(The Dream, Little Moses)

Position: Center

Shoots: Right

7-0, 255lb (213cm, 115kg)

Born: January 21, 1963 in Lagos, Nigeria ng

College: University of Houston

High School: Muslim Teachers College in Lagos, Nigeria

Draft: Houston Rockets, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), 1984 NBA Draft

NBA Debut: October 27, 1984

Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2008

Career playoff stats: 25.9 PPG, 11.2 RPG, 3.3 BPG

Accolades: 2 NBA titles, 2 Finals MVPs, 1 reg. season MVP

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