The NBA's Most Underrated Players

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The Top Ten

1
Ray Allen
everybody sees other players but if I look at ray allen, he's just as or more competitive than most nba stars..
great talent coupled with discipline and smarts. just a class act.
he is the best 3 point shooter carmelo is not over rated
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2Manu Ginobili
He is not only underrated in the NBA, he is also underrated for the team, where he just play an average 28 minutes per games. He is also a top ten in 48 min stats, was on the top of the list when the season started. I give my vote to Ray Allen and Kevin Martin too.
Manu is really good maybe the best clutch player in the league

DiscoWaffle

He lays himself very low, so as the whole spurs team. As others said, a great player is who steps up in final minutes, you can find most times, manu was handling the ball at those time, coach know who is the best option to make those plays.
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3Chris Bosh
Chris Bosh is really a star. He is very underrated cause nobody cares about him. People are too focused on lebron and wade but honestly, bosh really deserves a spotlight in miami well lebron and wade took it all.
He has maybe the second best mid range jump shot in the league
People that play with LeBron James and Dwyane Wade tend to get underrated.

4Carmelo Anthony
Best offensive player in the NBA in my opinion. Plus he had real footwork and plays decent perimeter defense even though he never fills out stat sheets.
Great one-on-one scoring ability. Can finish both from inside an outside.. But he never had a good couple of people around him to max his potential..
Carmelo's a boss but trust me he's not underrated at all he plays for NY!
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5Michael Redd
Fantastic scorer when he was with the Bucks but barely ever considered great because of the small city.
Great at OSU but everybody forgot about him after injuries. All that aside he's a well rounded player that can score when needed.

6Paul Pierce
May not be some superstar like a Lebron, Kobe, or Durant. But when the time calls he's clutch! 9 time all star, and NBA finals MVP. He is nothing short of a true basketball player.
for sure watched him play alone for years. now he can shine and shine he will. 2008 Finals MVP. 4-9-08

madmadworld

He might not be Kobe or Lebron, but neither is anyone else. This guy doesn't get the respect he deserves.

7Kevin Martin
Personally one of my fave players in the league to watch. The guy is so efficient on the offensive end and is really a top 5 scorer in the league right now. That is how good he really is as he can score in so many different ways yet never gets the credit he deserves.

On another note, I don't see how Paul could be underrated lol, every single person knows how good he is. But I do agree with the other ones ahead of K-Mart though those are arguable

ColdJ3

this guy has the potential to be a prolific scorer and he doesn't say much about it he goes out and does his job. he is the NBA version of Andre Johnson
Has the potential to by far be one of the top 10 scorers in the league at the very least. A strong jump shot and his free throw shooting and layups are phenomenal as well
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Consentent, great shooter, and team player, UNDERRATED!. Number 1 in 3pm and FTA
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8Dražen Petrović
Best European nba player of all time and maybe Europe's best basketball player of all time! His one of the smartest players in the nba history!

9J.R. Smith

10Pau Gasol
Pau should at least be in the top five. He's a great player. 7"0' center/power forward with a good fg % he's probably the best underrated
big man of all time.
Pau should be number one! He almost never misses in the paint, and you hear trash about him being 'soft', but he plays well in his so called 'soft' conditions.
I don't watch basketball too much. people say he's amazing that's all I know

The Contenders

11Chris Paul
No he is not rondo is the most underrated player in the nba, rajon is the best on his team, he is the most underrated because of his jumper that is the main reason why he is the most underrated player and he also keeps his team together. Nobody will be more underrated then rondo. PERIOD
Chris paul is a top 20 player all time. check out his advanced stats and compare them to other point guards.
he steals the be ball like crazy he should get more money!

ginn19

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12Richard Hamilton
This is the best shooter in the league, hands down.

gotdamnnnn


13Ben Gordon
This dude is a beast! Not only is he great shooting the 3, but he can shoot two's, and layup as well giving his game more depth then being a linear player. He's a great leader and scorer. Need proof? Go to YouTube and find his footage against the Celtics in '09 when he was a Bull.
He so sexy 2

14Stephen Jackson
Stephen Jackson Is On Golden State A Very Bad Team Thats Why He Is Underrated He Should Be Moved To A Better Team Like Orlando

15Tim Duncan
Should be # 1 by far

16Monta Ellis

17Steve Nash

18Joe Johnson

19Dirk Nowitzki
Dirk barely misses free-throws! HES #1!
The best sharpshooter of all time

20Alex English

21Rudy Gay

22Gerald Wallace
Amazing defensively, his offensive game has transformed and he is straight out all hustle. The guy is a beast on both ends of the floor and doesn't give up on a game.

23Al Jefferson
Al Jefferson should play for a different team. He is not doing anything at defense and he is doing a little bit good at offense. That is why he should not play for the Utah Jazz.

hosseinshobeiry


24Elgin Baylor
ONLY WILT HAS BETTER STATS THAN ELGIN

25Jermain O'Neal
Look at his stats, he used to dominate.

26Arvydas Sabonis

27Roy Hibbert
I've played with the guy, he is a modest player, don't get on his bad side

28Andre Iguodala

29Jason Richardson
he's got all-star potential.

jwileson


30Kwame Brown

31Rajon Rondo
RONDO IS A STUD! He is a Top 5 point guard, even though so many people hate on him and say he can't shoot! He's not a shooter, but his shot is quite a bit better than it used to be! He is so nice at getting to the run and dropping dimes! GO CELTICS!
This guy is scary with the basketball. I have the most fun watching the Celtics when he is on the floor.

FootballDog61

Triple double machine! 2010's version of fat lever.
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32Tayshaun Prince
He scores 20 points every night and I mean every night he has started like 500 consecutive games

33Amare Stoudemire

34DeMarcus Cousins

35Baron Davis
Great clutch player. Led Warriors past Mavericks.

pizzapuncher


36Kirk Hinrich

37Ron Artest

38Paul Millsap

39Elton Brand

40Tracy McGrady
Why is this beast so low

mylesda


41Mike Conley, Jr.

42Sebastian Telfair

43Brandon Roy

44Jamal Tinsley

45Kobe Bryant

46Brandon Jennings
He's dirty and no one notices him just because he's on the bucks the only time people actually noticed his is when he dropped 55 points

47Kevin Johnson
He was robbed 3 All Star games. Numbers in his prime were like Isiah Thomas or CP3

48Eduardo Najera

49Chris Duhon

50Kevin Durant

51Luis Scola

52JJ Redick

53Mike Miller

54Michael Jordan
People think lebron is greater than the goat
Lebron? Please! People are so eager to replace him. The league is less physical now and MJ didn't abandon Chicago for a power team as lebron has. Jordan was an assassin, lebrons soft. Kobe is the closest thing to MJ

55Draymond Green
Such an underrated talent

56Bill Russell

57George Mikan

58Jerry West

59Larry Bird

60Derek Fisher

61Bill Laimbeer

62World B. Free

63Sarunas Marciulionis

64Luke Ridnour

65Zach Randolph

66Brian Scalabrine

67Anthony Davis

68Luol Deng

69Kemba Walker

70J.J. Barea
He is the best lottle guy in the league he should. Be more rated

71Jimmy Butler
The best LeBron defender!
+the kobe stopper

Vote for Jimmy 'G' Buckets (the 'g' stands for gets! )

72Zydrunas Ilguaskas

73Kevin Garnett

74Mike Dunleavy, Jr.

75Arron Afflalo

76Paul George

77Dwyane Wade
He is very underrated for what he's done with and for the heat

78Charlie Villanueva

79Anderson Varejao

80Kyle Lowry

81Kenneth Faried

82Jrue Holiday

83LaMarcus Aldridge

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