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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|Horford Denies O'Bryant|
Johnny O'Bryant drives baseline and Al Horford squares up and swats the attempt.
|Theft By Teague|
Jeff Teague gets the steal and flies in for the jam on the break.
|Oladipo Slices To The Basket|
Victor Oladipo drives to the basket and finishes with the reverse layup.
|Arena Link: Kevin McHale|
Rockets' head coach Kevin McHale joins GameTime via Arena Link before taking on the Grizzlies in Memphis.
|Tobias Denies LeBron|
Tobias Harris plays some stiff defense and denies LeBron James' shot attempt.