Top 10 NBA Point Guards of 2012-13

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1Tony Parker

Parker plays the point guard position and has established himself as a potent scorer. Voted by his peers in a 2007 poll as one of the quickest players in the NBA. He often slashes to the basket for a layup or teardrop shot. Despite his relatively small size for a basketball player (6'2"), he led the league in "points in the paint" for a large portion of the 2005��"06 season. In the initial part of his NBA career, Parker was still considered an erratic shooter of the ball and during the 2005 off-season, coach Popovich decided to work on this aspect of his play. He is a championship material Point Guard, as he has won 3 NBA rings.

2Derrick RoseDerrick Martell Rose is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association.

Rose has established himself as an elite athlete who is extremely strong and fast. He constantly attacks the basket and finishes in traffic which contributes to his career average of 21 points per game. ] Rose is known for his ability to convert difficult layups. Rose's excellent body control and the ability to change direction extremely well contribute to his ability to get to the rim. Rose is at his best in the full court set because of his athleticism. He can initiate the pick and roll at an elite level, contributing to his career average of 6.8 assists per game. Throughout his first two seasons the main weakness cited in Rose's ability was his three point range; he averaged only.242 on three point field goals throughout his first two seasons. Rose greatly improved his three point range in his third season (his MVP season). He will get a NBA ring soon if he improves his 3-PT shooting range...

3Rajon Rondo

The leader of the Boston Celtics. An amazing athlete who can pass the ball easily and convert difficult lay-ups. A featuring MVP. He ranks eighth in Celtics history in assists and fifth in steals. He has won a NBA ring in 2007-08 by beating the LA Lakers 4-2. His 2011-12 stats were fantastic:12.1 Pts,11.6 Asts and 4.9 Rebs per game.

4Chris PaulChristopher Emmanuel Paul is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association.

A Point Guard who can lay-up and pass the ball in difficult situations. He is the reason that the LA Clippers are called LOB City. However, he has not won a ring yet. He should have been to a more challenging team.

5Russell WestbrookRussell Westbrook Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association.
6Steve NashStephen John Nash, is a Canadian retired professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association.
7Kyrie IrvingKyrie Andrew Irving is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association.

He had a great season for a rookie. The best rookie of the 2011-12 NBA Season. He is a feature NBA star.

8Deron WilliamsDeron Michael Williams is an American professional basketball player for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association.

He is an exploding Point Guard who is known as a great 3-PT shooter. His team isn't very challenging but this year along with Brook Lopez and Joe Johnson can help the Brooklyn Nets make their way to the 2012-13 NBA playoffs.

9Stephen CurryWardell Stephen "Steph" Curry II is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association.
10Jose Calderon

A pure point guard, Calderón is known for being a pass-first, low-turnover playmaker. Offensively, he is a capable shooter, with consistent range up to the 3-point line. He is also one of the best free throw shooters in the NBA, having set an NBA record for free throw shooting (98.1%) in 2008��"09.

The Contenders

11Jrue Holiday
12John Wall

One of the quickest Point Guards of this season. He was the Washington Wizards' leader in PTS (16.2) and ASTS (8.0). In the future, he will be able to replace the Wizards best Playmaker, Gilbert Arenas

13Monta EllisMonta Ellis is an American professional basketball player for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association.
14Ricky Rubio
15Greivis Vasquez
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