Best Basketball Players of 2012


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1LeBron James

LeBron is by far the best in the world finally someone that CAN SAY THAT BRON IS WAY BETTER THAN KOBE THANK YOU

I was reluctant to believe that this man had what it took to win a championship after seeing him lose to the Mavericks this past post season. When I see him play now, I see hunger in his eyes. He is the reason The Heat are the Power house they are now. Both Defensively and Offensively creating not only his own shots but shot for his teammates as well. Bron is getting his ring. Whether it be Durant or Bryant they will not want to see this guy in the Finals.

He is so awesome. He slam dunks it so well he has won mvp 6 times and has won finals mvp 2 times I think he is a heat all star he is from the miami heat and he won 2012 Mvp, finals Mvp, and won the nba championship. He is the best basketball player in the world definitely

He is the best player in the world he is untouchable...

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2Kobe Bryant

Definitely! Kobe is not comparable to the idiot lebron james and durant! Kobe has accomplish a lot in the NBA... MJ and KOBE not kobe and lebron!

Kobe is the best player in the world as of right now and will be for the next couple of years. Kobe has done so much in his career that I don't think anyone will be able to accomplish. At his age he is still balling up lebron and durant and everyone else who is mentioned. I will take kobe first on my team then anybody else. Kobe is just a beast who is unstoppable

Nobody compares to Kobe Bryant

Kobe is the closest thing to Michael

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3Kevin Durant

Now the main reason that K D is on this list is because he can really score he is the youngest person ever to win back to back scoring titles that's not all he can do he can pass more often than not and he can rebound the great things about Kevin is because he is a great forward he can shoot any were on the court wether it's a dunk inside the paint or just plain out three point shots - logankulas

Kevin durant you are the best player ever and you are better than lebron james and kobe brant and I wish that okc thunder will be the best

Kevin Durant is easily better than Kobe Bryant. He is a great shooter and he is working on everything else right now. I think he will win the MVP this year.

Kevin Durant is like the best slam dunker like in the movie thunderstruck.

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4Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo is the best all around player he can create his own shot and is a good defender

The best in the NBA how could Kevin love and derick rose be better than carmelo

Because for yall that don't know he's the best basketball player ever bra and this dude represents knicks this was a poor topten list he should be 1 instead of that dude lebron he betrayed his team cleveland he should be ashamed

Best on offense better than D-Rose

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5Dwyane Wade

One of the most un-orthodox players in the nba he is so good at everything speed passes very good lebron and wade one of the best duo's in the nba

Dwyane wade is the best basketball player on earth even do he didn't accomplish his goals but he got it done d-wade is better than lebron james and kobe and mj

He is the best player for me. I like to watch him play and he's the best for me. Even though he isn't the number one, he is "THE FLASH" :))

Amazing player. D-wade is great!

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6Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose is definitely the one of the top players in the NBA. He is recovering right now, but he will be back a better shooter and a better player. He is a really good player and I hope he recovers soon!

Derrick Rose the reining MVP is probably not going to have the same season he had last year on the offensive end but I think he is going to be passing a lot more - logankulas

IĀ'm playing also basketball and I think he is a really big model for me I like to orientate on big guys so I can learn something from them.

Derrick is all time fastest player in nba. He is the only player who replace Jordan's position for Chicago bulls. He is the real Chicago. Get well soon mr. Rose...

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7Chris Paul

His explosiveness is underrated. Before his knee surgery, he was just as quick as Derrick Rose. Now that derrick rose is coming off surgery himself, he'll experience the same effects, and Chris Paul will assert himself as the best PG in the league

He's a beast best ball handler in the league and he should be top 5 AND HE GETS CRAP CRAP CRAP CRAP why oh why can't you just realize that your dealing with the best poin guard in the league

He is the vest from the west

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8Chris Bosh
9Kevin Love

Best rebounder ever he is a consistent shooter and won 3point contest Kevin love is a beast

I love kevin he is king at 3's

Kevin love desrves his position lamar odom has nothing to do in the top ten, and saying that he is a mixture of loauwon and russell is absurd! He is nothing like them.

10Russell Westbrook

He is the best basketball player in the world. don't you think? I am glad he is in the top 10 best basketball player in the entire world

The Contenders

11Rajon Rondo

He is a great player and should be the 5 best player

Best Point Guard in the NBA. What Point guard below 6'4 can grab 15 boards, 10 assist and 13 points per game because rose can't

Rondo average an triple double 2 times come on really 11th contender necckk

12Dwight Howard

Dwight Howard is a mixture of Hakeem Olajuwon and Bill Russell the reason is is because he can block and rebound but he is a bit more like Bill Russell because he can rebound but can't really shoot Dwight isn't really an offensive player but he makes you for it on the defensive end he was 3 time NBA defensive player of the year and this year he'll probably be four time. - logankulas

Why do I need an opinion? He's good and he doesn't deserve first, but not last at all, plus you see his 3 points shots?

Still young but the best

Dwight howard is the best basketball player and he alwayes going to be it.

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13Paul Pierce
14Kyrie Irving

Kyrie is in the top ten for sure

Averaged 18 points per gam in his rookie season.

15Lamar Odom

I think he would be top 200

16Blake Griffin

One of the dunkers alive and is becoming more versatile. I commend his hard work during his recovery. You can see it in his play of 2012 and I bet will continue in 2013. HE IS CARRYING THE CLIPPERS ALONG WITH CHRIS PAUL!

17Tony Parker
18Deron Williams
19Jeremy Lin

Jeremy lin is a great point guard. I believe he will get better after playing more. He is amazing and will be the best point guard in the NBA one day. LINSANITY!

20Vince Carter

He is the best dunker in the world

That man is a dog

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