Top 10 Retired Basketball Players

ParasN2000

The Top TenXW

1Michael JordanMichael Jeffrey Jordan, also known by his initials, MJ, is an American retired professional basketball player.
2Larry BirdLarry Joe Bird is an American retired professional basketball player who played for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association.
3Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar is an American retired professional basketball player who played 20 seasons in the National Basketball Association for the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers.
4Magic JohnsonEarvin "Magic" Johnson Jr. is a retired American professional basketball player who played point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association for 13 seasons.
5Wilt ChamberlainWilton Norman "Wilt" Chamberlain was an American basketball player . He was born on August 21, 1936 in Philadelphia and died on October 12, 1999 in Los Angeles due to heart failure . ...read more.

Sadly, Wilt is a little more than retired, he passed away several years ago.
RIP big dipper.

6Bill Russell
7Shaquille O'NealShaquille Rashaun O'Neal, nicknamed Shaq, is a retired American professional basketball player who is currently an analyst on the television program Inside the NBA.
8Scottie PippenScottie Maurice Pippen is an American retired professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association.
9Isiah ThomasIsiah Lord Thomas III is an American retired basketball player who played professionally for the Detroit Pistons in the National Basketball Association.
10Dennis Rodman

The Contenders

11Elgin Baylor
12Oscar RobertsonOscar Palmer Robertson, nicknamed "The Big O", is an American retired National Basketball Association player who played for the Cincinnati Royals and Milwaukee Bucks.
13Hakeem OlajuwonHakeem Abdul Olajuwon, formerly known as Akeem Olajuwon, is a Nigerian-American retired professional basketball player.
14Jerry WestJerry Alan West is an American retired basketball player who played his entire professional career for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association.
15Bob Cousy
16John HavlicekJohn Joseph "Hondo" Havlicek is a retired American professional basketball player who competed for 16 seasons with the Boston Celtics, winning eight NBA championships, four of them coming in his first four seasons.
17Clyde Drexler
18Steve NashStephen John Nash, is a Canadian retired professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association.
19Kobe BryantKobe Bean Bryant is an American retired professional basketball player. He played his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association.
BAdd New Item

Recommended Lists

P