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The greatest NBA/ABA players of all time would include Michael Jordan, Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Magic Johnson, Pete Maravich, Julius Erving, Jerry West, Larry Bird, Oscar Robertson, Wilt Chamberlain, and Bill Russell.

Some current players (2000's and forward) include LeBron James, Tim Duncan, Karl Malone, Allen Iverson, Chris Paul, Jason Kidd, Dwyane Wade, Shaquille O'Neal, Carmelo Anthony, Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant and Derrick Rose.

If considering basketball players in general, college players would include J.J. Redick, Tyler Hansbrough, Lew Alcindor (who later changed his name to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar), Bill Walton, Tim Duncan, Pete Maravich, and Bill Bradley.

For the female side of basketball, the greatest players of the just over 10+ years of the WNBA would include Lisa Leslie, Tina Thompson, Sue Bird, Katie Smith, Candace Parker, Yolanda Griffith, and Lauren Jackson.

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