Best Decades for the NBA


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The decade where the "Bad Boys" were taken down by the "Raging Bulls". Chicago...led by Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Horace Grant (some of it), Dennis Rodman (some of it), and more won 6 titles in that decade...out of 10. Notable Players were Michael Jordan, Hakeem Olajuwon, Patrick Ewing, Karl Malone, John Stockton, Gary Payton, Charles Barkley, Shaq, David Robinson, Scottie Pippen, Reggie Miller and more! - peaceswagtv


The decade of ultimate guards and forwards. The Lakers and the Spurs fought over the '00s...The Lakers were led by Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal (some of it), Paul Gasol (some of it) and more. Notable players were Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Tim Duncan, Vince Carter, Tracy McGrady, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade, Dirk Nowitzki, Dwight Howard, Steve Nash, Ray Allen, Kevin Garnett, Carmelo Anthony and more! - peaceswagtv


.The decade where it was either the Lakers or the Celtics. Both of them won 8 championships combined in the '80s. Magic Johnson and Larry Bird were the stars of the 80s and became pop culture icons for the decade. Notable players were Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Julius Erving, Moses Malone, Isiah Thomas, Dominique Wilkins, Kevin McHale, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, James Worthy and more! - peaceswagtv


This is my father 's favorite decade because the Trail Blazers won in 1977 and it's my family's favorite team. - Metts

The decade with the Merger that made the NBA more competitive. It was a shift in power in this decade as well. Notable players were Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Julius Erving, Walt Frazier, Elvin Hayes, Bob Lanier, Wes Unseld, John Havlicek, Bob McAdoo, Rick Barry, George Gervin and more! - peaceswagtv


The Wilt the Stilt and the 12 time champion time. - EpicJake


The decade with a SPLASH of athleticism. Currently there is no team that has dominated the decade. But Small Forward LeBron James has been to The Finals every year in this decade except one. Notable players were/are LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, Derrick Rose, James Harden, Kevin Durant, Blake Griffin, Russell Westbrook, John Wall, Kyrie Irving, LaMarcus Aldridge, Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony and more! - peaceswagtv

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