Many debates broke out about the best NBA players ever. However, we have researched numerous authority sources and come up with the following rankings. Have a look.
1. MICHAEL JORDAN – MOST POINTS PER GAME – MOST FINALS MVP
Michael Jordan is the one who led the Chicago Bulls to 6 series of NBA Finals. Michael Jordan was a 6-time NBA champion. He too “carried” 6-time Finals MVP awards. Michael Jordan also gained the Defensive Player of the Year in 1988.
2. LEBRON JAMES
Lebron James has won 2 NBA Championship rings and an NBA Finals MVP award. Both times played for the Miami Heat team in 2012 and 2013. LeBron is one of the most leading NBA players in basketball history, and his ability to score goals is just amazing.
3. KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR – MOST MVP AWARDS
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is one of the top scorers in NBA history. He was never missed from the NBA Playoffs Top 10 Scorers list.
4. MAGIC JOHNSON
Magic Johnson is one of the best basketball point guards in NBA history. The point guard was a crucial element of the illustrious “Showtime” generation that assisted the Los Angeles Lakers dominate the NBA in the ’80s.
5. KOBE BRYANT
Kobe Bryant played 17 postseasons of his 19 seasons in the NBA, all with the Los Angeles Lakers. He scored 5,640points in 220 playoffs. Kobe Bryant won a five-time scoring champion with Los Angeles and two NBA Finals MVP awards in 2009 and 2010.