Greatest NBA Players in Every Franchise’s History

Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls | Tim Clary/AFP/Getty Images

Some NBA teams have had a ton of success throughout their history, with the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics leading the way in that category. A ton of great players have put on the uniform of each team. Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Shaquille O’Neal, and Kobe Bryant represented the Lakers; Kevin Garnett, Larry Bird, Kevin McHale, and Bill Russell played for the Celtics.

But, at one point or another, every NBA team has seen at least a few great players compete for their franchise. Here are the greatest players in franchise history for each NBA team, based on Value Over Replacement Player.