. asked in SportsBasketball · 7 years ago

POLL what was the greatest decade in NBA history?

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  • 7 years ago
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    The 2000's because of overall talent and athleticism. There were play makers and more exciting moments in the 2000's.

  • 7 years ago

    80's. Most of the greatest players in NBA history, whether at their peak, declining, or upcoming, played in this decade.

    The 80's was, of course, the era of Bird, Magic, Isiah, Moses, Dominique who were the top dogs at that time, as well as talented players like James Worthy, Kevin McHale, Bernard King, the troublesome Micheal Ray Richardson, Adrian Dantley, Alex English, Clyde Drexler, Sydney Moncrief, Mark Aguirre, Tom Chambers, among others. But the 70's greats, e.g. Kareem, Dr. J, George Gervin, David Thompson and Artis Gilmore, were still there and competing at the top level. Then came the batch that would dominate the 90's led by Michael Jordan, Hakeem, Barkley, John Stockton, Karl Malone and Patrick Ewing. In short, this decade saw the fusion of 3 eras so it just teemed with incredible talent.

  • 7 years ago

    The 2000's were great as were the 60's and 90's. The 2000's had the most talent Kobe, Shaq, Lebron, Iverson, T-Mac, Melo, Duncan, CP3, Dwight. 90's had Jordan, Olajuwon, Barkley, Stockton and Malone, Shaq. The 60's also had a lot of talent Chamberlain, Russel, Havliciek, West, Baylor, Cousy, Robertson, Pettit.

  • 7 years ago

    the jordan era cause

    they have

    michael jordan (MJ) air jordan 1984-2003 pro

    Julius Erving ( Dr J) 1971-1987 pro

    George Gervin (Iceman) 1972-1990 pro

    Patrick Ewing (Beast of The East) 1985-2002 pro

    Hakeem Olajuwon (the Dream) 1984-2002 pro

    The Admiral – David Robinson

    Larry Legend – Larry Bird

    Pip – Scottie Pippen

    John Stockton- Ironman

    The Mailman – Karl Malone

    The Golden Boy – Chris Mullin

    Chuckster – Charles Barkley

    Magic – Earvin Johnson

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  • Hiei
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    7 years ago

    90's and 2000's

  • 7 years ago

    early 2000's

  • 7 years ago

    90's. you've got Michael Jordan, John Stockton, Karl Malone, etc.

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  • 7 years ago

    80's and 90's!

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