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The NBA celebrates its 75th anniversary throughout the season from 2021 to 22. Part of that celebration includes the announcement of a list of the 75 best players in NBA history. Twenty-five years have passed since the league released a list of the 50 best players in NBA history, ending the season in 1996 to celebrate the NBA’s 50th anniversary. During the 1997 NBA All-Star Game halftime in Cleveland, he was directly honored out of 47 members of the team’s 50 members. The 2022 All-Star Game will return to Cleveland again to nod at that moment.

The NBA’s 75th Anniversary Team was selected by the Blue Ribbon Committee of the media, current and former players, coaches, general managers, and team executives. The first 25 members of the team represent positions and cross-sections of the NBA’s entire history, announced Tuesday night. The next 25 members will be announced Wednesday at the NBA Today (ESPN and ESPN App 3pm ET), The last 25 players will complete the list at TNT on Thursday at 6 pm EST.

Below is a complete list of players announced so far.


statistics: 20 seasons of 24.6 PPG, 11.2 RPG, 3.6 APG, Milwaukee Bucks (1969-70-1974-75) and Los Angeles Lakers (1975-76-1988-89). NBA career leader with total points.

Outcome: 19 All-Stars, 15 All-NBAs, 11 All-Defensive Teams, 6 MVPs, 2 Finals MVPs, 1969-70 Rookie of the Year, 2 Score Champions, 4 Block Champions, 1975-76 Rebound Champion, 6 NBA Champions.

statistics: 20.9 PPG, 9.1 RPG, 4.5 APG (2013-14 to 2020-21) * in 8 seasons with Milwaukee Bucks.

Outcome: 5 All-Stars, 5 All-NBAs, 4 All-Defensive Teams, 2 MVPs, 2019-20 Defensive Players of the Year, 2016-17 Most Valuable Players, 2021 Finals MVPs, 2021 NBA Champions.

statistics: 18.8 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 7.4 APG, Cincinnati Royals / KC-Omaha / Kansas City Kings (1970-71 to 1975-76), New York Net (1976-77), Boston Celtics (1978-79 to 1982-83) And Milwaukee Bucks (1983-84).

Outcome: 6 All-Stars, 5 All-NBAs, 1972-73 scores and champion assists, 1981 All-Star MVPs, 1981 NBA Champions.

statistics: 22.1 PPG, 11.7 RPG, 3.9 APG in 16 seasons of Philadelphia 76ers (1984-85 to 1991-92), Phoenix Suns (1992-93 to 1995-96), Houston Rockets (1996-97 to 1999-00).

Outcome: 11 All-Stars, 11 All-NBAs, 1992-93 MVPs, 1991 All-Stars MVPs, 1986-87 Rebound Champions.

statistics: 18.4 PPG, 5.2 RPG, 7.5 APG in 14 seasons of Boston Celtics (1950-51 to 1962-63) and Cincinnati Royals (1969-70).

Outcome: 13 All-Stars, 12 All-NBAs, 8 Assist Champions, 1965-57 MVPs, 2 All-Star MVPs, 6 NBA Champions.

statistics: 17.6 PPG, 13.6 RPG, 3.8 APG in 11 seasons of Boston Celtics (1970-71 to 1979-80) and Milwaukee Bucks (1982-83).

Outcome: 8 All-Stars, 3 All-NBAs, 3 All-Defensive Teams, 1972-73 MVP, 1973 All-Star MVP, 1970-71 Rookie of the Year, 2 NBA Champions.

statistics: 27.0 PPG, 7.1 RPG, 4.2 APG, Seattle SuperSonics (2007-08), Oklahoma City Thunder (2008-09 to 2015-16), Golden State Warriors (2016-17 to 2018-19), Brooklyn Nets (2019 -20) From 2020-21) *.

Outcome: 11 All-Stars, 9 All-NBAs, 2013-14 MVP, 2007-08 Rookie of the Year, 2 All-Star MVPs, 2 Finals MVPs, 4 Scoring Champions, 2 NBA Champions.

statistics: 11 NBA season of 22.0 PPG, 6.7 RPG, 3.9 APG, Philadelphia 76ers (1976-77 to 1986-87). He also played five ABA seasons at Virginia Squishy (1971-72 to 1972-73) and New York Nets (1973-74 to 1975-76).

Outcome: 11 NBA All-Stars, 7 All-NBAs, 1980-81 MVPs, 2 NBA All-Stars MVPs, 1983 NBA Champions.

statistics: 10 NBA seasons of 26.2 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 2.8 APG, San Antonio Spurs (1976-77-1984-85) and Chicago Bulls (1985-86). He also played four ABA seasons at Virginia Squishy (1972-73-1973-74) and San Antonio Spurs (1973-74-1975-76).

Outcome: 9 NBA All-Stars, 7 All-NBAs, 1980 All-Star MVPs, 4 NBA Scoring Champions.

statistics: 19.2 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 4.0 APG, Syracuse Nationals / Philadelphia 76ers in 15 seasons (1958-59 to 1972-73).

Outcome: 10 All-Stars, 7 All-NBAs, 1968 All-Star MVPs, 1967 NBA Champions.

statistics: 25.1 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 6.5 APG, Oklahoma City Thunder (2009-10 to 2011-12), Houston Rockets (2012-13 to 2020-21), Brooklyn Nets (2020-21) *.

Outcome: 9 All-Stars, 7 All-NBAs, 3 Scoring Champions, 2016-17 Assist Champions, 2017-18 MVPs, 2011-12 Sixman of the Year.

statistics: 21.0 PPG, 12.5 RPG, 1.8 APG, San Diego / Houston Rockets (1968-69 to 1971-72; 1981-82 to 1983-84) and Baltimore / Capital / Washington Bullet (1972-73 to 1980-81) in 16 seasons.

Outcome: 12 All-Stars, 6 All-NBAs, 2 All-Defensive Teams, 1968-69 Score Champion, 2 Rebound Champions, 1978 NBA Champion.

statistics: 17.0 PPG, 15.6 RPG, 3.3 APG, Cincinnati Royals (1963-64 to 1969-70), San Francisco Warriors (1969-70 to 1970-71), New York Knicks (1971-72 to 1973-74).

Outcome: 7 All-Stars, 5 All-NBAs, 1963-64 Rookie of the Year, 1965 All-Star MVPs, 1973 NBA Champions.

statistics: 20.6 PPG, 12.2 RPG, Buffalo Braves (1976-77), Houston Rocket (1976-77 to 1981-82), Philadelphia 76ers (1982-83 to 1985-86; 1993-94), 1.3 of the 19NBA season in Washington BPG Bullets (1986-87 to 1987-88), Atlanta Hawks (1988-89 to 1990-91), Milwaukee Bucks (1991-92 to 1992-93), San Antonio Spurs (1994-95); -75) and Spirits of St. Louis (1975-76) played two ABA seasons.

Outcome: 12 NBA All-Stars, 8 All-NBAs, 2 NBA All-Defensive Teams, 3 NBA MVPs, 1983 Finals MVPs, 6 NBA Rebound Champions, 1983 NBA Champions.

statistics: 17.9 PPG, 7.3 RPG, 1.7 BPG in 13 seasons of Boston Celtics (1980-81 to 1992-93).

Outcome: 7 All-Stars, 1986-87 All-NBA, 6 All-Defensive Teams, 2 Sixman of the Year, 3 NBA Champions.

statistics: 23.1 PPG, 13.4 RPG, 2.8 APG in 7 seasons with the Minnea Police Lakers (1948-49 to 1955-56).

Outcome: 4 All-Stars, 6 All-BAA / NBA, 1953 All-Star MVP, 3 Score Champions, 1952-53 Rebound Champion, 5 BAA / NBA Champions.

statistics: 14.3 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 8.5 APG, Phoenix Suns (1996-97 to 1997-98, 2004-05 to 2011-12), Dallas Mavericks (1998-99 to 2003-04), Los Angeles Lakers (2012-13 to 2013) -14).

Outcome: All-Star 8 times, All-NBA 7 times, Assist Champion 5 times, MVP 2 times.

statistics: 20.7 PPG, 7.5 RPG, 2.4 APG (1998-99 to 2018-19) in 21 seasons with the Dallas Mavericks.

Outcome: 14 All-Stars, 12 All-NBAs, 2006-07 MVPs, 2011 Finals MVPs, 2011 NBA Champions.

statistics: 18 seasons of 21.8 PPG, 11.1 RPG, 3.1 BPG, Houston Rocket (1984-85-2000-01) and Toronto Raptors (2001-02). NBA career leader in total blocks.

Outcome: 12 All-Stars, 12 All-NBAs, 9 All-Defensive Teams, 1993-94 MVP, 2 Defensive Players of the Year, 2 Finals MVPs, 2 Rebound Champions, 3 Time Block Champions, Two NBA champions.

statistics: 11 seasons with 26.4 PPG, 16.2 RPG, 3.0 APG and Milwaukee / Cent. Louis Hawks (1954-55 to 1964-65).

Outcome: 11 All-Stars, 11 All-NBAs, 2 MVPs, 4 All-Star MVPs, 2 Top Scorers, 1958 NBA Champion.

statistics: 10 seasons of 18.7 PPG, 12.9 RPG, 1.8 APG and New York Knicks (1964-65 to 1973-74).

Outcome: 7 All-Stars, 5 All-NBAs, 1969-70 All-Defensive Teams, 1969-70 NBA MVPs, 1964-65 Rookie of the Year, 1970 All-Stars MVPs, 2 Finals MVPs, 2 Times-Time NBA Champions.

statistics: 25.7 PPG, 7.5 RPG, 9.5 APG in 14 seasons of Cincinnati Royals (1960-61 to 1969-70) and Milwaukee Bucks (1970-71 to 1973-74).

Outcome: 12 All-Stars, 11 All-NBAs, 1963-64 MVP, 1960-61 Rookie of the Year, 3 All-Star MVPs, 6 Assist Champions, 1971 NBA Champions.

statistics: 21.1 PPG, 10.6 RPG, 3.0 BPG (1989-90-2002-03) in 14 seasons with San Antonio Spurs.

Outcome: 10 All-Stars, 10 All-NBAs, 8 All-Defensive Teams, 1994-95 MVP, 1991-92 Defensive Player of the Year, 1989-90 Rookie of the Year, 1993-94 Scoring Champion, 1990-91 Rebound Champion , 1991-92 Block Champion, Two NBA Champions.

statistics: 13 seasons of 15.1 PPG, 22.5 RPG, 4.3 APG and Boston Celtics (1956-57-1968-69).

Outcome: 12 All-Stars, 11 All-NBAs, 5 MVPs, 1963 All-Star MVPs, 4 Rebound Champions, 11 NBA Champions.

statistics: 19 seasons of 13.1 PPG, 10.5 APG, 2.2 SPG, Utah Jazz (1984-85-2002-03). Total Assist and Steele NBA Career Leader.

Outcome: All-Star 10 times, All-NBA 11 times, All-Defensive Team 5 times, Assist Champion 9 times, Steel Champion 2 times, 1993 All-Star MVP.

* All statistics / achievements for active players are in the 2021-22 season.

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