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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|Morrow's Four-point Play|
Anthony Morrow takes the foul and drains the three-pointer from the corner.
|Davis Gets the Roll|
Anthony Davis beats the third-quarter clock and gets the shooters roll with a off-balanced shot as time expires.
|Jefferson Leads Bobcats over Cavaliers|
Al Jefferson scores 28 points, Kemba Walker adds a double-double as the Bobcats defeat the Cavaliers.
|DeRozan Spoils Gay's Return|
DeMar DeRozan scores 15 points and dishes out 6 assists with Terrence Ross adding 18 points as the Raptors top the Kings at home 99-87.
Kevin Love recovers the loose ball and throws the touchdown pass to Kevin Martin who converts on the other end.