The Five Greatest Power Forwards in NBA History

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The Five Greatest Power Forwards in NBA History

Welcome back everyone. This article relates to my favorite position in NBA Basketball, the Power Forward. I believe that it is my favorite position because to play this position, you have to be big enough to play on the inside, banging against the centers of the game, but also agile enough to step outside and knock down that 15-20 foot jumpshot.

You also have to have enough speed to occasionally fill the lane on the fast break as well as grabbing that rebound and making the outlet pass to your guards to start the fast break.

Some of the best NBA Power Forwards that did not make my top five include current and former Boston Celtic greats Kevin Garnett or Kevin McHale, who helped form the best front line on a single team in NBA history, Jerry Lucas a great outside shooter as well as a tremendous rebounder, and Dolph Schayes probably the proto-type power forward.

So without any further delay, here is my top 5 Power Forwards.

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