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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|Lillard Grabs 25|
Damian Lillard scores 25 points in the Trail Blazers loss.
|Thompson Heats Up|
Klay Thompson heats up for 27 points in the Warriors win.
|Iguodala Puts It Back|
Andre Iguodala drives in and puts back the miss.
|Green Drives In|
Draymond Green drives baseline for the angry two-handed slam.
|Heat vs. Raptors|
Dwyane Wade grabs 24 points with 6 rebounds as the Heat beat the Raptors in overtime, 102-96.