In the NBA, backcourt players can’t take different roles and excel in various categories such as speed, athleticism, shooting touch, basketball IQ, among others.
Having the best point guard or shooting guard in the game does not automatically make your backcourt the best around the league. A sound combination of offense, defense, experience and decision making is what makes a backcourt great.
Here is an attempt to rank all 30 NBA backcourts for the 2010-2011 season.
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