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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|October 19: Top 10|
See where Alec Burks' cross-over on Kobe Bryant ends up in Sunday's Top 10 plays.
Kobe Bryant records 26 points and five assists to lead the Lakers over the Jazz.
|Jazz vs. Lakers|
Kobe Bryant scores 26 and Carlos Boozer drops 19 to rally L.A. past Utah on Sunday.
|October 19: Daily Zap|
Jared Sullinger puts up a big double-double against the Nets and the rest of Sunday's NBA action wrapped up in the Daily Zap.
|Burks Crosses Kobe|
Alec Burks shakes Kobe Bryant with the sick crossover and goes in for the smooth lay-in plus one.