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Old 11-28-2009, 12:19 AM   #15
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Default Re: The Top 50 Most Popular Players in NBA History

Originally Posted by L.Kizzle
In the 60s, he was second only to Wilt in terms of the NBA. He was an activist as well which made him a little more known.

Well, if you mean popularity as in notoriety then yeah. When I'm talking about popularity I mean fan wise. Like the guy with the most supporters.

Originally Posted by 1987_Lakers
The NBA named Russell the greatest player in NBA History back in 1980, he was actually more popular back in the day than he is now.

Greatest doesn't mean popular. What I meant was that when Russell was playing, he didn't have a lot of fans. I could be wrong, but that's the impression that I have.
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