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Old 11-16-2012, 12:51 AM   #22
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Default Re: #96 NBA Player Of All-Time According to InsideHoops

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Originally Posted by WillC
Connie Hawkins

- Better player than anyone else voted for so far in this thread.

- Would be a top 5 player in the NBA if he'd played in any era.

- Former All-NBA 1st Team (25ppg, 10rpg, 5apg)

- Former ABA MVP (27ppg, 14rpg, 5apg)

- 56th all-time according to Slam 500

- 86th all-time according to Bill Simmons

- 5 x NBA All-Star (would have been 10 x NBA All-Star if he'd been given the opportunity/chance/right to play in the NBA sooner)

- Sit back and enjoy (short attention span): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dbv0haDq6Po

- Sit back and enjoy (longer attention span): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cp3UXNVqR9E

this list clearly has more to do with popularity and the market the players played in than anything else....
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