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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|Chriss Gets the Block|
Marquese Chriss hustles to the paint to get the block off the glass.
|Harden to Capela|
James Harden throws the alley-oop to Clint Capela for the slam.
|Conley Leads Grizzlies to Victory|
Mike Conley and Marc Gasol combine for 42 points as the Grizzlies hold on to beat the Timberwolves, 102-98.
|McDaniels Cleans Up the Miss|
KJ McDaniels follows up the James Harden miss for the putback slam.
|Len with the Tomahawk Slam|
Alex Len gets the wide open tomahawk slam.