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LThe NBA has raised the curtain on one of the most special seasons in its history: its 75th anniversary. A very special campaign that, as it recog


LThe NBA has raised the curtain on one of the most special seasons in its history: its 75th anniversary. A very special campaign that, as it recognizes Chus Bueno, NBA vice president for Europe, Middle East and Asia, in an interview in MARCA, be marked because “if we normally like marketing and tell super nice stories and do fun things, this year is going to be more than ever.”

One of the highlights of these scheduled events is the nomination by the league itself. the 75 best players of all their history. A list that will always be involved in controversy over the names that may be left out of it and from which the first 25 names have already been revealed.

Discover the first 25 names of the top 75 of the NBA

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  1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
  2. Giannis Antetokounmpo
  3. Nate archibald
  4. Charles barkley
  5. Bob cousy
  6. Dave cowens
  7. Kevin Durant
  8. Julius Erving
  9. George Gervin
  10. Hal greer
  11. James harden
  12. Elvin hayes
  13. Jerry lucas
  14. Moses Malone
  15. Kevin McHale
  16. George Mikan
  17. Steve Nash
  18. Dirk nowitzki
  19. Hakeem Olajuwon
  20. Bob pettit
  21. Willis reed
  22. Oscar robertson
  23. David robinson
  24. Bill russell
  25. John stockton

Among those top 25 nominees, among whom names such as LeBron James, Michael Jordan or Pau Gasol do not yet appear, are players of the stature of Bill Russell, the player with the most rings in history, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the player with the most MVP of all time, Oscar Robertson, Dirk Nowitzki or current Brooklyn Nets coach Steve Nash.

The great promo for the 75th anniversary of the NBA: a neighborhood with legends of yesterday and today

Among the players who are still active at the moment are two MVPs on the list as they are Nets franchise player Kevin Durant and Giannis Antetokounmpo, NBA champion last season and last Finals MVP.

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