10. SHAQUILLE O'NEAL

Shaquille O'Neal is a retired professional American basketball player. He was born on March 6, 1972, in Newark, New Jersey. He was one of the tallest and heaviest players ever. He ranks 8th all-time in points scored, 6th in field goals, 15th in rebounds, and 8th in blocks.

9. TIM DUNCAN

Tim Duncan is an American former professional basketball player. He was born on 25 April 1976 in Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. He spent his entire 19-year playing career with the Spurs. He is regarded as the greatest power forward of all time. He is a five-time NBA champion, two-time NBA MVP, three- time NBA Finals MVP and 15-time NBA All-Star.

8. KOBE BRYANT

Kobe Bryant was an American professional basketball player. He was born on 23 August 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He scored a career-high 81 points and the second most points scored in a single game in league history.

7. LARRY BIRD

Larry Bird is an American former professional basketball player. He was born on 7 December 1956 in West Baden Springs, Indiana. He is the only person in NBA history to be named Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player, NBA Finals MVP, All-Star MVP, Coach of the Year and Executive of the Year.

6. BILL RUSSELL

Bill Russell is an American former professional basketball player who played center for the Boston Celtics. He was born on 12 February 1934 in Monroe, Louisiana. He is one of seven players in history who win an NCAA Championship, an NBA Championship and an Olympic gold medal. He is one of the two NBA players to have grabbed more than 50 rebounds in a game.

5. KAREEM ABDUL JABBAR

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is an American former professional basketball player who played for the Milwaukee Bucks and the Los Angeles Lakers. He was born on 16 April 1947 in New York City. He remains the all-time leader in points scored, field goals made and career wins.

4. MAGIC JOHNSON

Magic Johnson is an American retired professional basketball player. He was born on 14 August 1959 in Lansing, Michigan. His career achievements include 3 NBA MVP Awards, 9 NBA Finals appearances, 12 All-Star games and 10 All-NBA First and Second Team nominations.

3. WILT CHAMBERLAIN

Wilt Chamberlain was an American basketball player who played as a center and is considered one of the greatest basketball players in history. He was born on 21 August 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is the only player who score 100 points in a single NBA game or average more than 40 and 50 points in a season.

2. LEBRON JAMES

LeBron James is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. He was born on December 30, 1984 in Akron, Ohio. His accomplishments include 3 NBA championships, 4 MVP's, 3 Finals MVP's, and 2 Olympic gold medals. He holds the all-time record for playoffs points, is third in all-time points, and eighth in all-time assists.

1. MICHAEL JORDAN

Michael Jordan is an American former professional basketball player. He was born at on 17 February 1963 in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, New York. He holds the NBA records for highest career regular season scoring average (30.12 points per game) and highest career playoff scoring average (33.45 points per game).