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All-Decade Right

2000, Kobe Blocks Sabonis

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Kobe Bryant with a game-saving block on Sabonis in Game 3 of the West Finals.

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2004, KG's Final Minute Vs. Kings

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With a steal and block in the final minute, KG dominated Game 7 of the Conf. Semis.

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2004, Tayshaun Catches Reggie

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Up two with 17 seconds left, Tayshaun Prince races down Reggie in G2 of the East Finals.

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2005, Amar'e Denies Duncan

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Amar'e Stoudemire rejects Tim Duncan at the rim in Game 4 of the West Finals.

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2006, Ben Wallace Blocks Shaq

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Ben Wallace knocks Shaq to the floor with a massive block in Game 5 of the East Finals.

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2009, Noah & Rose Get Bullish

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Joakim Noah and Derrick Rose turned up the D in the third OT of this Game 6 classic.

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2004, Tayshaun Catches Reggie

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COMPLETE RESULTS

2000, Kobe Blocks Sabonis

15% 

2004, KG's Final Minute Vs. Kings

9% 

2004, Tayshaun Catches Reggie

23% 

2005, Amar'e Denies Duncan

15% 

2006, Ben Wallace Blocks Shaq

23% 

2009, Noah & Rose Get Bullish

15% 

All-Decade: By the Numbers

It was a decade that started with the Lakers winning a title and ended the same way. In between, the NBA served up 10 years worth of highlights, spectacular plays and individual drama.

Championships
1 L.A. Lakers 4
2 San Antonio 3
3 Boston 1
Detroit 1
Miami 1
Playoff Games Played
1 Derek Fisher 149
Robert Horry 149
3 Kobe Bryant 147
4 Shaquille O'Neal 137
5 Bruce Bowen 135
Lindsey Hunter 135
7 Tim Duncan 134
8 Chauncey Billups 133
9 Rasheed Wallace 132
Ben Wallace 132
Playoff Minutes
1 Kobe Bryant 6,221
2 Shaquille O'Neal 5,310
3 Tim Duncan 5,261
4 Chauncey Billups 4,965
5 Richard Hamilton 4,799
6 Rasheed Wallace 4,657
7 Ben Wallace 4,525
8 Tony Parker 4,459
9 Tayshaun Prince 4,410
10 Derek Fisher 4,221
Postseason Wins
1 L.A. Lakers 98
2 San Antonio 83
3 Detroit 73
4 Dallas 47
5 New Jersey 43
6 Miami 42
7 Boston 39
8 Cleveland 36
Indiana 36
10 Phoenix 33
Playoff Points
1 Kobe Bryant 4,053
2 Shaquille O'Neal 3,359
3 Tim Duncan 3,143
4 Dirk Nowitzki 2,472
5 Richard Hamilton 2,467
6 Chauncey Billups 2,357
7 Tony Parker 2,300
8 Rasheed Wallace 1,907
9 Allen Iverson 1,883
10 LeBron James 1,761
Playoff Rebounds
1 Tim Duncan 1,739
2 Shaquille O'Neal 1,717
3 Ben Wallace 1,454
4 Dirk Nowitzki 1,069
5 Rasheed Wallace 922
6 Kobe Bryant 802
7 Jason Kidd 796
8 Kevin Garnett 778
Robert Horry 778
10 Shawn Marion 706

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