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Old 07-16-2008, 10:49 PM   #1
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Default TOP 10 SHOOTING GUARDS of the '80s

Ah, might as well ... this trend was started by yours truly a few days ago.


TOP 10 SHOOTING GUARDS of the '80s (1979-1989)
1. Michael Jordan (1984-1989)
2. Sidney Moncrief (1979-1989)
3. Clyde Drexler (1983-1989)
4. Geroge Gervin (1979-1986)
5. Rolando Blackman (1981-1989)
6. Walter Davis (1979-1989)
7. Otis Birdsong (1979-1989)
8. Andrew Toney (1980-1988)
8. Reggie Theus (1979-1989)
9. Alvin Robertson (1984-1989)



HM: Joe Dumars, World B. Free, Ron Harper, Jim Paxson

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Old 07-16-2008, 11:27 PM   #2
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Where is George Gervin?
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Old 07-16-2008, 11:31 PM   #3
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Where is George Gervin?
B-Tween Clyde and Ro'.
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Old 07-16-2008, 11:34 PM   #4
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Old 07-16-2008, 11:41 PM   #5
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My boy Andrew Toney is definately top ten. Put the Boston Strangler in there over Reggie Theus at least.
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Old 07-16-2008, 11:43 PM   #6
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Old 07-16-2008, 11:45 PM   #7
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My boy Andrew Toney is definately top ten. Put the Boston Strangler in there over Reggie Theus at least.
Oh, forgot all about Drew.
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Old 07-17-2008, 12:43 AM   #8
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Default Re: TOP 10 SHOOTING GUARDS of the '80s

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Ah, might as well ... this trend was started by yours truly a few days ago.


TOP 10 SHOOTING GUARDS of the '80s (1979-1989)
1. Michael Jordan (1984-1989)
2. Sidney Moncrief (1979-1989)
3. Clyde Drexler (1983-1989)
4. Geroge Gervin (1979-1986)
5. Rolando Blackman (1981-1989)
6. Walter Davis (1979-1989)
7. Otis Birdsong (1979-1989)
8. Andrew Toney (1980-1988)
8. Reggie Theus (1979-1989)
9. Alvin Robertson (1984-1989)



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your list is close enough for me but no mention of Byron Scott? I mean if you got Paxson and Ron "Baby Jordan" Harper in there.

Harper was best from about 86 to 93. he's kind of a decade tweener. he was hell in his prime though.

Paxson had some good years. maybe about 5 or 6. he played some forward too though.
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your list is close enough for me but no mention of Byron Scott? I mean if you got Paxson and Ron "Baby Jordan" Harper in there.

Harper was best from about 86 to 93. he's kind of a decade tweener. he was hell in his prime though.

Paxson had some good years. maybe about 5 or 6. he played some forward too though.
Forgot about B. Scott also, hell who else am I forgetting? Jeff Malone.
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toney>all..........if he wouldve stayed healthy.

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just a side note from all the top ten 80's teams by position, the Sixers may be the only team to field a player in every position.

PG- Maurice Cheeks
SG- Andrew Toney
SF- Julius Erving
PF- Charles Barkley
C- Moses Malone
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just a side note from all the top ten 80's teams by position, the Sixers may be the only team to field a player in every position.

PG- Maurice Cheeks
SG- Andrew Toney
SF- Julius Erving
PF- Charles Barkley
C- Moses Malone
Hell, you could argue Bobby Jones should be on one of the forwards list.
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Old 07-17-2008, 11:15 AM   #13
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Very good list, I can't complain with that.

I'd add Darrell Griffith and Michael Cooper to the honorable mentions list
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Default Re: TOP 10 SHOOTING GUARDS of the '80s

Dumars belongs at 5 in terms of ability but his best years were early 90s.

Jordan admitted that Dumars was the toughest defender he faced. Dumars was also a 20 ppg player who shot well from 3 and was clutch. He was one of the few guys who lit up Jordan at times in the playoffs.


Toney was a player but he had bad feet which really hurt his career.

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Old 07-24-2008, 12:51 AM   #15
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Ah, might as well ... this trend was started by yours truly a few days ago.


TOP 10 SHOOTING GUARDS of the '80s (1979-1989)
1. Michael Jordan (1984-1989)
2. Sidney Moncrief (1979-1989)
3. Clyde Drexler (1983-1989)
4. Geroge Gervin (1979-1986)
5. Rolando Blackman (1981-1989)
6. Walter Davis (1979-1989)
7. Otis Birdsong (1979-1989)
8. Andrew Toney (1980-1988)
8. Reggie Theus (1979-1989)
9. Alvin Robertson (1984-1989)



HM: Joe Dumars, World B. Free, Ron Harper, Jim Paxson

I think Gervin and Drexler should be ahead of Moncrief.
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