Best NBA Players Going Into 2018-19 Season

As the league year begins, lets look at the best players going into it.

The Top Ten

1 LeBron James LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. LeBron has played for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat, and the Lakers.

Best player in the world and no matter where he ends up, he'll be a contender - kuledude

Keen to see LeBron play at the Lakers this season. - ParasN2000

2 James Harden James Edward Harden, Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association.

Reigning MVP led the rockets to best record in the NBA last year. - kuledude

3 Anthony Davis Anthony Marshon Davis Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association.

Best Center in the game rn and carried his team to the second round last year, before losing to the warriors. - kuledude

4 Russell Westbrook Russell Westbrook Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association.

Triple Double Machine, can score and distribute. - kuledude

5 Kevin Durant Kevin Wayne Durant is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association. He has played for the Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors, and the Nets. He was MVP of the 2017 and 2018 NBA Finals.

Elite Forward who can score at will. - kuledude

6 Stephen Curry Wardell Stephen Curry II is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association. Many players and analysts have called him the greatest shooter in NBA history. He is one of the most beloved, as well as hated, stars in the NBA today.

Elite Shooter, and ball handler, and led the warriors to another ring last year. - kuledude

7 Kyrie Irving Kyrie Andrew Irving is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association. He has played for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics, and the Nets.

Best player on what will probably will be the best team in the east. Has best handles in nba and one of the best pure shooters. - kuledude

8 Giannis Antetokounmpo Giannis Antetokounmpo is a Greek professional basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association.

Can do things that no one else can do on the court with his large strides, and fantastic footwork. If he can get a reliable 3 point shot going, he could be unstoppable. - kuledude

9 Kawhi Leonard Kawhi Anthony Leonard is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association. He has played for the San Antonio Spurs, Toronto Raptors, and the Clippers.

Assuming he comes back healthy, he is the best defender in the league and a very reliable offensive option. - kuledude

10 Joel Embiid Joel Hans Embiid is a Cameroonian professional basketball player for the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association.

Great big man who can protect the rim and do a lot on offense. - kuledude

The Contenders

11 Chris Paul Christopher Emmanuel Paul is an American professional basketball player for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association.
12 Derrick Rose Derrick Martell Rose is an American professional basketball player for the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association.
13 Anderson Varéjao
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