NBA's Top 50 Players!!! (Sporting News Poll)

NBA's Top 50 Players

Sporting News polled a bunch of supposed NBA "heads" (including Mike Dunleavy! lol) and somehow John Wall makes #50 but Blake Griffin doesn't make the cut!  Did the whole panel ignore Blake Superior's  season so far? SMH


here's the panel list:

SN’s panel

Rick Barry, Hall of Famer

Elgin Baylor, Hall of Famer

Butch Beard, Former Nets coach

Walt Bellamy, Hall of Famer

Otis Birdsong, 4-time All-Star G

Bob Boozer, ’68 All-Star F

Allan Bristow, Former Hornets coach

Dee Brown, ’91 dunk contest champ

Herb Brown, Bobcats assistant coach

Don Chaney, 2-time NBA champion

Archie Clark, 2-time All-Star G

Doug Collins, 76ers coach

Bob Cousy, Hall of Famer

Dave Cowens, Hall of Famer

Mike D’Antoni, Knicks coach

Joe Dumars, Hall of Famer

Mike Dunleavy, Coached 4 NBA teams

Craig Ehlo, 14-year G/F

Mario Elie, 3-time NBA champion

Bill Fitch, 2-time coach of the year

Gar Forman, Bulls G.M.

Mike Fratello, ’85-86 coach of the year

Armen Gilliam, 13-year F

Manu Ginobili, Spurs G

Gail Goodrich, Hall of Famer

Richie Guerin, 6-time All-Star G

John Hammond, Bucks G.M.

Tim Hardaway, 5-time All-Star G

Al Harrington, Nuggets F

Hersey Hawkins, ’91 All-Star G

Tom Heinsohn, Hall of Famer

Bob Hill, Coached 4 NBA teams

Lionel Hollins, Grizzlies coach

Marc Iavaroni, Clippers assistant coach

Antawn Jamison, Cavaliers F

Avery Johnson, Nets coach

David Kahn, Timberwolves president of basketball operations

Greg Kelser, Pistons analyst

Steve Kerr, All-time 3-point pct. leader

Billy King, Nets G.M.

Frank Layden, Former Jazz coach

Fat Lever, 2-time All-Star G

Earl Lloyd, Hall of Famer

Dan Majerle, 3-time All-Star G/F

Derrick McKey, 15-year F

Earl Monroe, Hall of Famer

Daryl Morey, Rockets G.M.

Jeff Mullins, 3-time All-Star G/F

Mike Newlin, 11-year G/F

Jim O’Brien, Pacers coach

Robert Parish, Hall of Famer

Bob Pettit, Hall of Famer

Frank Ramsey, Hall of Famer

Jerry Reynolds, Kings director of player personnel

Arnie Risen, Hall of Famer

Doc Rivers, Celtics coach

David Robinson, Hall of Famer

Dave Robisch, 13-year ABA-NBA F/C

Gene Shue, 5-time All-Star G

Paul Silas, 2-time All-Star F/C

Rory Sparrow, 4,192 career assists

Damon Stoudamire, ’95-96 rookie of the year

Rod Strickland, ’97-98 assists leader

Jason Terry, Mavericks G

Mychal Thompson, 2-time NBA champion

Kelly Tripucka, 2-time All-Star G/F

Jack Twyman, Hall of Famer

Dick Van Arsdale, 3-time All-Star G/F

Tom Van Arsdale, 3-time All-Star G/F

Stan Van Gundy, Magic coach

Slick Watts, ’75-76 assists, steals leader

Jerry West, Hall of Famer

Jo Jo White, 7-time All-Star G

Lenny Wilkens, Hall of Famer

Pat Williams, Magic senior VP

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