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Bill Simmons Hall of Fame Pyramid

As selected by Bill Simmons in The Book of Basketball (2010).

96 Players

Per Game Shooting Advanced
Rank Player From To G MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK FG% 3P% FT% WS WS/48
1 Michael Jordan 1985 2003 1072 38.3 30.1 6.2 5.3 2.3 0.8 .497 .327 .835 214.0 .250
2 Bill Russell 1957 1969 963 42.3 15.1 22.5 4.3 .440 .561 163.5 .193
3 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1970 1989 1560 36.8 24.6 11.2 3.6 0.9 2.6 .559 .056 .721 273.4 .228
4 Magic Johnson 1980 1996 906 36.7 19.5 7.2 11.2 1.9 0.4 .520 .303 .848 155.8 .225
5 Larry Bird 1980 1992 897 38.4 24.3 10.0 6.3 1.7 0.8 .496 .376 .886 145.8 .203
6 Wilt Chamberlain 1960 1973 1045 45.8 30.1 22.9 4.4 .540 .511 247.3 .248
7 Tim Duncan 1998 2014 1241 34.8 19.9 11.1 3.1 0.7 2.2 .506 .177 .694 190.2 .211
8 Kobe Bryant 1997 2014 1245 36.6 25.5 5.3 4.8 1.5 0.5 .454 .335 .838 173.0 .182
9 Jerry West 1961 1974 932 39.2 27.0 5.8 6.7 2.6 0.7 .474 .814 162.6 .213
10 Oscar Robertson 1961 1974 1040 42.2 25.7 7.5 9.5 1.1 0.1 .485 .838 189.2 .207
11 Hakeem Olajuwon 1985 2002 1238 35.7 21.8 11.1 2.5 1.7 3.1 .512 .202 .712 162.8 .177
12 Shaquille O'Neal 1993 2011 1207 34.7 23.7 10.9 2.5 0.6 2.3 .582 .045 .527 181.7 .208
13 Moses Malone 1977 1995 1329 33.9 20.6 12.2 1.4 0.8 1.3 .491 .100 .769 167.1 .178
14 John Havlicek 1963 1978 1270 36.6 20.8 6.3 4.8 1.2 0.3 .439 .815 131.7 .136
15 Elgin Baylor 1959 1972 846 40.0 27.4 13.5 4.3 .431 .780 104.2 .148
16 Julius Erving 1977 1987 836 34.3 22.0 6.7 3.9 1.8 1.5 .507 .261 .777 106.2 .178
17 Bob Pettit 1955 1965 792 38.8 26.4 16.2 3.0 .436 .761 136.0 .213
18 Karl Malone 1986 2004 1476 37.2 25.0 10.1 3.6 1.4 0.8 .516 .274 .742 234.6 .205
19 Charles Barkley 1985 2000 1073 36.7 22.1 11.7 3.9 1.5 0.8 .541 .266 .735 177.2 .216
20 LeBron James 2004 2014 828 39.5 27.5 7.2 6.9 1.7 0.8 .496 .341 .747 165.7 .243
21 Bob Cousy 1951 1970 924 35.3 18.4 5.2 7.5 .375 .803 91.1 .139
22 Kevin Garnett 1996 2014 1372 35.6 18.7 10.3 3.9 1.3 1.5 .497 .277 .790 188.4 .185
23 Isiah Thomas 1982 1994 979 36.3 19.2 3.6 9.3 1.9 0.3 .452 .290 .759 80.7 .109
24 Scottie Pippen 1988 2004 1178 34.9 16.1 6.4 5.2 2.0 0.8 .473 .326 .704 125.1 .146
25 John Stockton 1985 2003 1504 31.8 13.1 2.7 10.5 2.2 0.2 .515 .384 .826 207.7 .209
26 Rick Barry 1966 1980 794 36.3 23.2 6.5 5.1 2.0 0.5 .449 .330 .900 93.4 .156
27 Bill Walton 1975 1987 468 28.3 13.3 10.5 3.4 0.8 2.2 .521 .000 .660 39.3 .142
28 Dwyane Wade 2004 2014 713 36.7 24.4 5.0 6.0 1.8 1.0 .492 .290 .766 105.3 .193
29 David Robinson 1990 2003 987 34.7 21.1 10.6 2.5 1.4 3.0 .518 .250 .736 178.7 .250
30 Willis Reed 1965 1974 650 35.5 18.7 12.9 1.8 0.6 1.1 .476 .747 74.9 .156
31 Dave Cowens 1971 1983 766 38.6 17.6 13.6 3.8 1.1 0.9 .460 .071 .783 86.3 .140
32 Walt Frazier 1968 1980 825 37.5 18.9 5.9 6.1 1.9 0.2 .490 .000 .786 113.5 .176
33 Sam Jones 1958 1969 871 27.9 17.7 4.9 2.5 .456 .803 92.3 .182
34 George Gervin 1977 1986 791 33.5 26.2 4.6 2.8 1.2 0.8 .511 .297 .844 88.1 .159
35 Kevin McHale 1981 1993 971 31.0 17.9 7.3 1.7 0.4 1.7 .554 .261 .798 113.0 .180
36 Steve Nash 1997 2014 1212 31.3 14.3 3.0 8.5 0.7 0.1 .490 .428 .904 129.5 .164
37 Allen Iverson 1997 2010 914 41.1 26.7 3.7 6.2 2.2 0.2 .425 .313 .780 99.0 .126
38 George Mikan 1949 1956 439 34.4 23.1 13.4 2.8 .404 .782 108.7 .249
39 Dirk Nowitzki 1999 2014 1174 35.9 22.5 8.1 2.6 0.9 0.9 .476 .383 .879 182.8 .208
40 Patrick Ewing 1986 2002 1183 34.3 21.0 9.8 1.9 1.0 2.4 .504 .152 .740 126.4 .150
41 Gary Payton 1991 2007 1335 35.3 16.3 3.9 6.7 1.8 0.2 .466 .317 .729 145.5 .148
42 Wes Unseld 1969 1981 984 36.4 10.8 14.0 3.9 1.1 0.6 .509 .500 .633 110.1 .147
43 Jason Kidd 1995 2013 1391 36.0 12.6 6.3 8.7 1.9 0.3 .400 .349 .785 138.6 .133
44 Clyde Drexler 1984 1998 1086 34.6 20.4 6.1 5.6 2.0 0.7 .472 .318 .788 135.6 .173
45 Nate Thurmond 1964 1977 964 37.2 15.0 15.0 2.7 0.5 2.1 .421 .667 78.0 .104
46 Dave DeBusschere 1963 1974 875 35.7 16.1 11.0 2.9 0.9 0.5 .432 .699 60.8 .093
47 Paul Pierce 1999 2014 1162 36.2 21.4 6.0 3.8 1.4 0.6 .447 .370 .807 142.4 .162
48 Hal Greer 1959 1973 1122 35.5 19.2 5.0 4.0 .452 .801 102.7 .124
49 Billy Cunningham 1966 1976 654 34.3 20.8 10.1 4.0 1.2 0.5 .446 .720 63.2 .135
50 James Worthy 1983 1994 926 32.4 17.6 5.1 3.0 1.1 0.7 .521 .241 .769 81.2 .130
51 Elvin Hayes 1969 1984 1303 38.4 21.0 12.5 1.8 1.0 2.0 .452 .147 .670 120.8 .116
52 Dolph Schayes 1950 1964 996 34.4 18.5 12.1 3.1 .380 .849 142.4 .192
53 Bill Sharman 1951 1961 711 32.0 17.8 3.9 3.0 .426 .883 82.8 .178
54 Dennis Johnson 1977 1990 1100 32.7 14.1 3.9 5.0 1.3 0.6 .445 .172 .797 82.6 .110
55 Dominique Wilkins 1983 1999 1074 35.5 24.8 6.7 2.5 1.3 0.6 .461 .319 .811 117.5 .148
56 Paul Arizin 1951 1962 713 38.4 22.8 8.6 2.3 .421 .810 108.8 .183
57 Tom Heinsohn 1957 1965 654 29.4 18.6 8.8 2.0 .405 .790 60.0 .150
58 Bernard King 1978 1993 874 33.7 22.5 5.8 3.3 1.0 0.3 .518 .172 .730 75.4 .123
59 Robert Parish 1977 1997 1611 28.4 14.5 9.1 1.4 0.8 1.5 .537 .000 .721 147.0 .154
60 Tiny Archibald 1971 1984 876 35.6 18.8 2.3 7.4 1.1 0.1 .467 .224 .810 83.4 .128
61 Bob McAdoo 1973 1986 852 33.2 22.1 9.4 2.3 1.0 1.5 .503 .081 .754 89.1 .151
62 Ray Allen 1997 2014 1288 35.7 18.9 4.1 3.4 1.1 0.2 .452 .400 .894 144.3 .151
63 Reggie Miller 1988 2005 1389 34.3 18.2 3.0 3.0 1.1 0.2 .471 .395 .888 174.4 .176
64 Jerry Lucas 1964 1974 829 38.8 17.0 15.6 3.3 0.4 0.3 .499 .783 98.4 .147
65 Alex English 1977 1991 1193 31.9 21.5 5.5 3.6 0.9 0.7 .507 .217 .832 100.7 .127
66 Adrian Dantley 1977 1991 955 35.8 24.3 5.7 3.0 1.0 0.2 .540 .171 .818 134.2 .189
67 Earl Monroe 1968 1980 926 32.0 18.8 3.0 3.9 1.0 0.3 .464 .807 77.4 .125
68 Pete Maravich 1971 1980 658 37.0 24.2 4.2 5.4 1.4 0.3 .441 .667 .820 46.7 .092
69 Dennis Rodman 1987 2000 911 31.7 7.3 13.1 1.8 0.7 0.6 .521 .231 .584 89.8 .150
70 David Thompson 1977 1984 509 32.0 22.1 3.8 3.2 0.9 0.8 .504 .277 .778 50.8 .150
71 Lenny Wilkens 1961 1975 1077 35.3 16.5 4.7 6.7 1.3 0.2 .432 .774 95.5 .120
72 Chris Webber 1994 2008 831 37.1 20.7 9.8 4.2 1.4 1.4 .479 .299 .649 84.7 .132
73 Sidney Moncrief 1980 1991 767 30.2 15.6 4.7 3.6 1.2 0.3 .502 .284 .831 90.3 .187
74 Joe Dumars 1986 1999 1018 34.5 16.1 2.2 4.5 0.9 0.1 .460 .382 .843 86.2 .118
75 Artis Gilmore 1977 1988 909 32.7 17.1 10.1 2.0 0.5 1.9 .599 .077 .713 107.4 .174
76 Dan Issel 1977 1985 718 31.1 20.4 7.9 2.5 1.0 0.6 .506 .253 .797 82.3 .177
77 Tracy McGrady 1998 2012 938 32.7 19.6 5.6 4.4 1.2 0.9 .435 .338 .746 97.3 .152
78 Dwight Howard 2005 2014 763 36.0 18.3 12.9 1.5 1.0 2.2 .578 .089 .575 102.9 .180
79 Paul Westphal 1973 1984 823 25.5 15.6 1.9 4.4 1.3 0.3 .504 .275 .820 67.7 .155
80 Bob Dandridge 1970 1982 839 35.2 18.5 6.8 3.4 1.3 0.6 .484 .167 .780 80.3 .131
81 Dave Bing 1967 1978 901 36.4 20.3 3.8 6.0 1.3 0.2 .441 .775 68.8 .101
82 Chris Mullin 1986 2001 986 32.6 18.2 4.1 3.5 1.6 0.6 .509 .384 .865 93.1 .139
83 Cliff Hagan 1957 1966 745 29.2 18.0 6.9 3.0 .450 .798 75.1 .166
84 Robert Horry 1993 2008 1107 24.5 7.0 4.8 2.1 1.0 0.9 .425 .341 .726 66.3 .118
85 Arvydas Sabonis 1996 2003 470 24.2 12.0 7.3 2.1 0.8 1.1 .500 .328 .786 47.3 .200
86 Connie Hawkins 1970 1976 499 34.5 16.5 8.0 4.1 1.2 0.8 .467 .785 47.5 .132
87 Gail Goodrich 1966 1979 1031 32.5 18.6 3.2 4.7 1.3 0.2 .456 .807 76.3 .109
88 Shawn Kemp 1990 2003 1051 27.9 14.6 8.4 1.6 1.1 1.2 .488 .277 .741 89.5 .147
89 Vince Carter 1999 2014 1134 34.3 20.3 4.9 3.7 1.1 0.6 .442 .376 .800 115.2 .142
90 Chris Paul 2006 2014 605 36.4 18.6 4.4 9.9 2.4 0.1 .472 .354 .857 112.6 .246
91 Bailey Howell 1960 1971 950 32.2 18.7 9.9 2.0 .480 .762 114.8 .180
92 Bob Lanier 1971 1984 959 33.5 20.1 10.1 3.1 1.1 1.5 .514 .154 .767 117.1 .175
93 Kevin Johnson 1988 2000 735 34.1 17.9 3.3 9.1 1.5 0.2 .493 .305 .841 92.8 .178
94 Jack Twyman 1956 1966 823 31.8 19.2 6.6 2.3 .450 .778 75.0 .138
95 Jo Jo White 1970 1981 837 35.8 17.2 4.0 4.9 1.3 0.2 .444 .167 .834 54.0 .087
96 Tom Chambers 1982 1998 1107 30.6 18.1 6.1 2.1 0.8 0.6 .468 .307 .807 79.0 .112