The greatest basketball players of all time
Kobe Bryant would've been turning 42 on August 23
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With basketball invented in 1891 and the NBA founded in 1949, generations of basketball lovers have been fortunate to witness the talents of amazingly skilled players. But amongst all these flashy pros, who stands out? Which group of players can consider themselves truly the best of the best?
In this gallery, have a look at the greatest basketball players of all time. Click on!