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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|Assist of the Night - Zach Randolph|
Zach Randolph finds Tony Allen for the layup
|Block of the Night - Troy Williams|
Troy Williams blocks Stephen Curry
|Play of the Day - JaVale McGee|
Stephen Curry finds JaVale McGee for the alley oop dunk
|Chris Paul's 20-Point, 20-Assist Night|
Chris Paul becomes the first Clipper ever to have a 20-point, 20-assist game with zero turnovers versus New Orleans.
|Steal of the Night - Evan Turner|
Evan Turner steals the ball and makes the 360 dunk