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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|Kings Roll Over Suns|
DeMarcus Cousins hits 24 points as the Kings roll past the Suns.
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|Oct. 26: Dunks Of The Day|
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