Top Ten NBA Players of the 2012-2013 Season

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The Top Ten

1
Lebron James
Lebron is an amazing player. He is simply the cristiano ronaldo of nba
In my opinion, Lebron has been the best player on the planet for a while now and I wouldn't count on that changing soon. He's a solid 3 point shooter, has a great post game, and can rebound extremely well for a player his height due to his superb strength. His passing skills are great plus he plays great D.

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Lebron is the total package and will go on to do great things if he stays healthy and has a long career. In the end, I think the comparisons between him and Kobe will fade away and succumb to the debate between who is better, Lebron, or Jordan?

Although being better than Jordan is a stretch, in some ways he is already better now, but to reach that pinnacle, he has to accomplish as much.
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2Kobe Bryant
Without any doubt he hás been the best since a long time ago and he still there. He just like a bottle of wine as old as it gets better he is... For Lebron, he is cool but but not yet a king, perhaps prince. He as a lot to prove and with the game he has, he ain't gonna do it, sorry this what I think. Kobe and MJ are unique players.
He's simplu michael jordan's successor. He's the second best player of all times after MJ
Kobe is the greatest of all time and still is the best. He's averaging 27.0 points,5.4 rebounds, and 6.0 assists per game at 34 years old. There is no other player in the NBA who competes like he does. He's done things this year that no other player has been able to do. He will lead the Lakers to the playoffs, and hopefully a championship.
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3Kevin Durant
Durant is an excellent 3 point spot up shooter, his rebounding is incredible and his distribution skills have been constantly improving since last year. He is obviously the king.
KD is possibly the best shooter in the league and he's around 6'9 or 6'10. He's developed into a very good rebounder and can pass surprisingly well plus play good defense.

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He proves time after time that shooting is the most important aspect of basketball.
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4Carmelo Anthony
"Melo" has shot the ball much more efficient and has started to pass more while showing signs of improvement on D. This guy is a dynamite scorer and sometimes is unstoppable.

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Carmelo is a beast, great scorer
He is a beast, a prolific scorer, a monster
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5Chris Paul
THE best point guard in the NBA, Paul can pass amazingly well and could be one of
The best at stealing the ball. He shoots efficiently and is pretty athletic.

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CP3 can pass and score. He throws the second best alley-oops in the league and was the all-star game MVP.
Chris Paul beat all of nba players with his 3points
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6Dwyane Wade
Faster, quicker. And not boastful. I think he's yeah. He is better
Sometimes banged up D-Wade still is a great scorer. He has an inside game, beats you outside, blocks shots, passes well, and rebounds

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Dwane is one of the best player in nba all time. He is not boastful and lebron and wade is good team. Keep it up dwane. Never give up
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7Derrick Rose
Should be number 3 on the top 10 list
He is the fastest among the NBA players, He will rise to bring you down this 2012-13
Season and He is an all time MVP!
Anyone who doesn't play basketball but fans still talk about him should always be consider the best.
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8Russell Westbrook
Russell Westbrook deserves to be in the top ten NBA players 2013-2013 season. He isn't afraid to go to the rim. And for a short man he can jump pretty high. He makes dunking look easy.
He was a very good point guard in the NBA.
Rusell westbrook is best point guard
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9Rajon Rondo
One of the craftiest players in the league Rondo can be a triple double threat with his eye popping passes. He also is a good defender and can get to the basket but occasionally struggles with his perimeter shooting.

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Most assists plus good point average
A man that can coop whenever he wants to
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10Tony Parker
He knows how to play even with small height he can make taller players feel shame!
No question. Led the Spurs to the Finals along with the young players and Timmy.
Best point guard for me
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The Contenders

11Kyrie Irving
Kyrie has proved him self as an all star leading the Cav's since they lost James. At a number one draft pick he can ball handle, shoot (3pt contest), and make quick passes.
He is in top ten
I eat LeBron wishes he stayed with the CAVs now that they have Kyrie and the first draft pick! Team Kyrie all the way
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12James Harden
He's way better than dwight howard
Great hair...
Great beard...
Great basketball player...
Should easily be in the top 10 and on a good day he could be in the top 5
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13Dwight Howard
Great Shooter in the paint, gets rebounds, is very strong, and he can block shots. One other thing he does well is dunking really hard
He is great! He can Dunk and block incredibly well! Just his shoting even though he got a 3 point once
Obviously not a great shooter but can use his strength inside to score at will. Also, a premier rebounder and shot blocker he rules the post like a king.

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14Paul George
Paulie G is a beast because of how versatile he is an he can catch up to the likes of Lebron and Carmelo
Because he can dunk over people
Definitely a top 25 player now and should be a top 10 in the near future
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15Tim Duncan
Timmy is playing like he is 24, he is helping his team to the best record in the NBA. Its on pace to win SIXTY games!
Tim Duncan is a great player. His post up moves are awesome.

16Stephen Curry
Curry is is a great shooter and is the best young shooter of his time
Stephen curry and derrick rose are my 2 favorite players I just want to be just like both of them but I like to shoot the ball more so... Curry is the best option
He should be top 10
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17Chris Bosh
He is one of the best bigs in game
He's weak and afraid to play inside so he's not a big man Ducan is ten times better no matter the age. Deron Williams should be above also.

18Andre Iguodala
After improving on his jump shot this summer, he is now the best player right now
Andre Iguodala is my number one favorite player, averaging a double-double most of the time, to a shooting guard, that's pretty impressive.
He's just an amazing player, funny he doesn't stay with a team for more than a year...his shot, dunk, and defense, impressing
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19Dirk Nowitzki
He is the best at fadeaway's and also he is also really good at 3's. He is good at both offensive and defensive.
Best leader and allround player still
Very good at 3's he's very cool! Dirkieboy

20Damian Lillard
He plays basketball, old school.

21David Lee
Key to the success of the warriors

22LaMarcus Aldridge

23Jrue Holiday

24Jeremy Lin
Lin is one of the best in the game, when he's in form

25Ricky Rubio
A point with a real Spanish flare to his game

26Nate Robinson

27Steve Nash

28John Wall
Crazy handles and can finish at the rim average of 18 points a game but looks bad because he is on the wizards

29Mike Miller
He is one of the best 3 point shooters in the NBA

30Marc Gasol
Is the best center

31Mario Chalmers
He is a really good point gaurd
Laugh out loud this guy sucks
No Way he should be like 76
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32Klay Thompson

33Kevin garnett
Garnett is one of those players you don't wanba play he will get in your face. He is a dynamic inside scorer and he can shoot a great mid range shot garnett can also set great screens and play great defense by either shot blocking or just causing you to miss he can also rebound the ball. He's older but can still play ball
The best power forward of all time

34Joe Johnson
I like him with All the clutch shots
Joe Johnson is the best! He can score from everywhere
Can shoot can pass he's better than this

35Kevin Love
White men can't jump but he can rebound and score a lot.

36Paul Pierce
Like Kobe, Paul is a little past his prime, but man can he shoot
Paul Is a Loud Mouth

37Serge Ibaka
Serge Ibaka is the best blocker in the NBA averaging 3.0 blocks a game and possibly one of the best of all time, He also has some nice hops considering he has the record for the longest dunk. He plays good D is a big part of the OKC Thunder.
Hey ibaka your the best blocker in the nba

38Jason Kidd
He is on the best team in the NBA

39Chris Anderson

40Brandon Jennings
Great player, speed, fun to watch

41Hasheem Thabeet
One of the best finisher in our time

42Kemba Walker

43Iman Shumpert

44Deron Williams
Can't believe Javale McGee is above this man. Excellent player for the Nets and in the NBA.
He is the 7 best the nba

45JaVale McGee

46Jeff Green

47Shawn Marion

48Kendrick Perkins
Has an exceptional inside presence

49Ray Allen
The best 3 point shooter ever
3 point master I recon he's the best 3s shooter

50Roy Hibbert
I say he is a great center 7 foot 2 and HE CAN REBOUND plus he is my favorite in the NBA
Hibbert is awesome he's 7'2 and averages more points and blocks than Bosh and gets twice as many rebounds

51Jason Terry

52Rudy Gay
Better than everyone in the nba. The fact that people are saying lebron is better is an outrage to the nba community. This guy has like a 2 story vertical and dunks on lebron with no legs. Best in the nba by far.
Rudy is a great player, he's kind of like a "Poor mans LeBron James. " He's a top 10 or top 15 AT LEAST.
He should be in the top ten because he have killed lebron and kevin Durant on the shot and in the drible and he dunks the ball crazy in th fast break.

53Tracy McGrady

54DeMarcus Cousins
Best raw big man with so much potential. Easily 20-10 guy year after year.

55Mike Conley

56Joakim Noah
Noah is better than Dwight!

57Luke Walton
Best player since Michael Jordan

58Kawhi Leonard
A spot up shooter and plays good defense

59Goran Dragić
Always plays for his country Slovenia

60Goran Dragić

61Manu Ginobili

62Anthony Davis

63Blake Griffin
He's should not be 15th 4th will do for him
Blake has a lot of potential, but his jump shot has a lot to be desired
His dunks & aly oops are awesome I'm inspired by him
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64Pau Gasol
He can make an outstanding rebound
Pau is a player diferent, the best 4 in the nba

65Larry Sanders
Best shoot blocker per 36 minutes (he averaged 29 minutes/ match). Top 3 in defensive players, just raw attacking.

66J.R. Smith

67Andrea Bargnani
Great shooter and strong down low.

68Josh Smith
Is a beast scoring can dunk can shoot can pass should be in the top 20.

69Randy Foye
He can shoot those 3 pointers really well

70Grayson Boucher

71Al Horford
Two great low block players who you can allways count on

72Pero Antic

73D.J. Mbenga

74Hamed Haddadi

75Andrew Bynum
He don't have to even play a game all year and still arguably the best big man in the leauge.

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