This was a year that brought upon a classic rivalry between the most storied franchises in league history playing for the title. The Lakers and the Celtics had a tough seven game fight that was right in the middle of the year and that was just one of the many happenings that occurred during this year.
There were player retirements such as that of Rasheed Wallace and coaches that stepped down such as Don Nelson. Players who went from household names to no man's land and others who came from out of the fog to making a splash. The league had many moments occur throughout 2010, here are the top fifteen that happened.