If you could build a team consisting of only NBA #1 draft picks who would you pick?

Interesting question.. I think I would have to go with: PG – Magic Johnson (1979) SG – Allen Iverson (1996) SF – Lebron James (2003) PF – Tim Duncan (1997) C – Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1969) Oscar Robertson and Wilt Chamberlain are both considered territorial picks so not considered as a #1 pick

Who are your top 10 NBA players pre and post ABA merger (which many consider start of the modern NBA)?

pre-ABA merger (pre 1976): Wilt Chamberlain Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Bill Russell Jerry West Oscar Robertson Elgin Baylor John Havlicek Bob Pettit Bob Cousy Rick Barry post-ABA merger (post 1976): Michael Jordan Lebron James Magic Johnson Larry Bird Tim Duncan Kobe Bryant Shaquille O’Neal Hakeem Olajuwon Moses Malone Karl Malone Note: No Dr J, because his career […]

Who were the most passionate players in NBA history?

If you mean intensity and always gave 100% on the court, theres a few: -Bill Russell would throw up before every big game – he had a psychological desire to win games not unlike Michael Jordan -similarly Jerry West would feel physically sick if he lost a game. -Rick Barry still holds grudges against his […]