NBA Legends: Profiling the league's greatest players

From Abdul-Jabbar to Wilkins, these players shaped the game

NBA.com Staff

NBA legend Michael Jordan celebrates after winning the 1991 NBA title.

From the origins of the league in the 1940s, stars have always shined bright in the NBA. That continued 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. Then came the Michael Jordan-era Bulls dominating the 1990s and an era of stars in the 2000s, too.

NBA.com profiles the greatest players in NBA history. These are the players that helped make the NBA what it is today.  

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