Posted Feb 25 2013 10:54AM
From the origins of the league in the 1940s, through the run of Celtics' dominance in the 60s, to the ABA merger in the 70s and the Bird vs. Magic rivalry of the 80s, followed by the Jordan Bulls' dominating the 1990s, NBA.com profiles the greatest players in NBA history.
These are the players that made the NBA what it is today:
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|Carmelo Anthony Third Quarter Highlights|
Watch Carmelo Anthony go on a scoring tear in the third quarter of an exhibition game versus China.
|Steal And Slam|
DeMar DeRozan forces the turnover and takes it all the way for the big time finish.
|From Way Downtown|
Paul George brings it up and finds Kevin Durant who connects on a deep 3-pointer.
|Move The Rock|
Klay Thompson kicks out of the double team and DeMarcus Cousins finds Paul George in the corner for three.
DeMarcus Cousins battles two defenders for the rebound and converts, drawing the foul.