#NBA 75 list


NBA 75th Anniversary Team announced

NEW YORK — A total of 158 NBA championships and 730 NBA All-Star selections. A combined 110 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Awards and Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP Awards. More than 1.5 million points scored. Those are just some of the collective accomplishments of the players who comprise the...
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Sporting News

NBA 75 team: Full list of players revealed as league celebrates 75th anniversary season

Get ready to embrace debate, folks. The NBA 75 list is here. As part of its 75th anniversary celebration, the league will be releasing a list featuring the 75 greatest players in NBA history during the first week of the 2021-22 season. A similar list was compiled ahead of the 1996-97 season to honor the 50 greatest players of all time, but given the amount of talent that has come through the league since then, it's possible a few players from the original top 50 will lose their spots.
New York Post

Some players have beef with the NBA’s Top 75 list

The NBA’s official 75th Anniversary team has ruffled plenty of feathers. The roster, updated from the 1996 version, has 26 new names on it, including Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Damian Lillard, Chris Paul, Steph Curry, Russell Westbrook, Carmelo Anthony and Giannis Antetokounmpo, the youngest active player on the list. Curry’s...
CBS Sports

Andre Iguodala considers Kyrie Irving an NBA 75th Anniversary Team snub, calls him 'top 20 at least'

The NBA has officially unveiled its list of the 75 greatest players of all time as voted on by a panel of media members, current and former players, coaches and team executives. And naturally, with a list of this magnitude, there are going to be disagreements. One prominent one came before the final list was even released. On Thursday morning, Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala tweeted "So y'all saying Kyrie Irving ain't top 75? I agree… he top 20 at least…" Irving was not named to the top 75 when the final 25 names were released on Thursday.
NBC Sports

No surprise: Steph makes NBA's list of 75 greatest players

Steph Curry can add another honor to his stacked résumé. The Warriors star was named to the NBA's inaugural 75th Anniversary team on Thursday in honor of the league's 75th season. Curry, 33, is a two-time NBA MVP, three-time champion, two-time scoring champion and seven-time All-Star among a litany of...

Kawhi Leonard Selected to NBA's Top-75 List

The NBA is celebrating their 75th anniversary this season, and as part of the celebration, they have announced a team of their top-75 players of all-time. The list was not ranked in order, removing the possibility of those debates ensuing; however, just being recognized as one of the league's 75 greatest players ever is an incredible accomplishment. On the last day of announcements, LA Clippers superstar Kawhi Leonard was named to the team.

Jerry West appears on NBA 75 list, honoring the association’s greatest players

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Jerry West has once again been recognized as one of the greatest athletes in the history of professional basketball. The NBA 75 list, which was revealed this week to commemorate the association’s 75th anniversary, includes West, who played for the Lakers from 1960-74. It’s another remarkable honor for the former WVU hoops star, who was inducted into the Pro Basketball Hall of Fame more than 40 years ago.