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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|Udrih Sinks the Leaner|
Beno Udrih sinks the leaning jumper off the screen by Marc Gasol.
|Perkins Sits On Miller|
Kendrick Perkins sits on top of Mike Miller during the second quarter.
|Hoop and Harm|
DeMarre Carroll gets fouled and sinks an easy shot.
|Jackson to Ibaka|
Reggie Jackson lobs to Serge Ibaka coming off the pick and roll for the alley-oop slam.
|Ibaka to the Rack|
Serge ibaka drives to the basket and finishes with a powerful slam.