Basketball is a very famous sport through out the world. A lot of Basketball players are multi-millionaires. NBA is extremely popular through out the world. Millions of fans watch it every year. The average height for an NBA Player is 6’7. But, A person whose height was 5’3 has played in the NBA as well. We have made a list of the Top Ten Basketball players of all time. Check it out.
10. Oscar Robertson
Robertson is a legendary Basketball player. He was born on November 24, 1938 in Charlotte, Tennessee. Robertson played in the shooting guard/point guard position. He is a 12-time all star and one time winner of MVP. He stands at 6’5 tall. He was voted as one of the 50 greatest players in the N.B.A. Oscar Robertson is our number 10 spot in the list of top ten Basketball players.
9. Shaquille O’Neal
Shaquille O’Neal is a retired basketball player from U.S.A. He was born on 6 March 1972, in Newark, New Jersey. He stood around 7’1. He was the heaviest player to play in the N.B.A. O’Neal ranks third in overall field goal percentage. He used his height and strength to dominate the opponents. He is our number 9 spot in the list of top ten Basketball Players.
8. Bill Russell
Bill Russell is our number 8th greatest Basket Player of all time. He was born on 12 February 1934, in West Monroe, Louisiana. He stands at 6’10 tall and weighs around 98kgs. He won a gold medal at the 1956 Summer Olympics. He was the captain of the U.S. team. He was the first African player to achieve a grand status in the NBA. He was listed in the 50th greatest Basketball players in the history of NBA.
7. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a legendary Basketball player and is our number seven spot. He was born on April 16, 1947 in New York City, New York. He stands around 7’2 and weighs 102 Kilograms. Jabbar was NBA’s leading point scorer at the time of his retirement. In 2007, ESPN regarded him as the greatest center of all time. In 1996, he was felicitated among the 50 Greatest players to play in NBA.
6. Wilt Chamberlain
Wilt Chamberlain is a retired Professional Basketball player from U.S.A. He was born on August 21, 1936 and he died on October 12, 1999. He stood at 7’1 and weighed around 125 Kilograms. He is considered to be one of the greatest center players in the NBA History. He won 2 NBA championships and 4 Most valuable player awards. He is our number 6 spot on the list of top ten Basketball players of all time.