Top Ten Talented NBA Players Who Scored Less In Order to Make Their Teams Better

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Players who have tremendous Offensive talent but are forced to change their talent in the NBA

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1Steve NashStephen John Nash, is a Canadian retired professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association.

Perfect example he was a scoring threat but had to change to passing - 2storm

2Michael Cooper
3Charles BarkleyCharles Wade Barkley is an American retired professional basketball player and current analyst on the television program Inside the NBA.
4Larry BirdLarry Joe Bird is an American retired professional basketball player who played for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association.
5Paul PiercePaul Anthony Pierce is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association.
6Wilt 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.

After proving he could average 38-50 PPG during his early years, Wilt's coaches asked him to shoot less, but pass more and concentrate on rebounding and defense.
In the second half of his career, Wilt became the only center to ever lead the NBA in assists, he also set the record for highest shooting percentage from the field for a season, an amazing.727, became the NBA's all-time rebounding champ, and even became the all-time blocks leader, although they were not counted during his playing career.
He was even NBA Finals MVP one year playing with a cast on his broken wrist.

7Dwyane WadeDwyane Tyrone Wade Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association.
8LeBron JamesLeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association.
9Pete Maravich

He scored 50 per game in college but his coaches to pass more and he did - 2storm

10Michael JordanMichael Jeffrey Jordan, also known by his initials, MJ, is an American retired professional basketball player.

He could have been a Wilt Chamberlain in scoring but Phil Jackson even said that he held back. - Bronson

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