G.O.A.T. Talent Evaluations

NameHtWtPositionTeamDraft ClassRankingsAnalysis/Opinions
Michael Jordan6-6215SGChigago Bulls, Washington Wizards19841Analysis/Opinions
Bill Russell6-9220CBoston Celtics1956
Wilt Chamberlin7-1275CLos Angeles Lakers1959
Kareem Abdul Jabbar7-2225CLos Angeles Lakers1969
Magic Johnson6-9230PGLos Angeles Lakers1979
Larry Bird6-10220SFBoston Celtics1978
Kobe Bryant6-6212SGLos Angeles Lakers1996
Lebron James6-8260SFCleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat2003
Oscar Robertson6-5220PG/SGCincinnati Royals, Milwaukee Bucks1960
Elgin Baylor6-6225SFMinneapolis Lakers, Los Angeles Lakers1958
Julius Erving6-7210SFVirginia Squires (ABA), New York Nets (ABA), Philadelphia 76ers1972
Jerry West6-4175PG/SGLos Angeles Lakers
1960
Hakeem Olajuwon
6-10255CHouston Rockets,Toronto Raptors1984
Tim Duncan6-11250PF/CSan Antonio Spurs1997
Shaquille O’Neal7-1325COrlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, Phoenix Suns,
Cleveland Cavaliers,Boston Celtics
1992
George Mikan
6-10245CChicago American Gears ( NBL ),
Minneapolis Lakers
None
Bob Pettit
6-9225PFMilwaukee Hawks, St. Louis Hawks1954
John Havlicek
6-5203SG/SFBoston Celtics1962
Isiah Thomas
6-1180PGDetroit Pistons1981
Bob Cousy
6-1175PGBoston Celtics1950
Moses Malone

6-10260CUtah Stars (ABA), Spirits of St. Louis (ABA),
Buffalo Braves (ABA), Houston Rockets,
Philadelphia 76ers, Washington Bullets,
Atlanta Hawks, Milwaukee Bucks,
San Antonio Spurs
1974
Karl Malone
6-9256PFUtah Jazz, Los Angeles Lakers1985
Elvin Hayes
6-9235PF/CSan Diego Rockets, Houston Rockets, Baltimore Bullets,
Capital Bullets, Washington Bullets
1968
Rick Barry
6-7205SFSan Francisco Warriors, Oakland Oaks ( ABA )
Washington Caps (ABA), New York Nets (ABA),
Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets
1965
Charles Barkley
6-5262PFPhiladelphia 76ers, Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets1984
John Stockton
6-1175PGUtah1984
Allen Iverson6-0165PG/SGPhiladelphia 76ers, Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons,
Memphis Grizzlies, Beşiktaş (Turkey)
1996
Kevin Garnett
6-11240PFMinnesota Timberwolves, Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets1995
Dirk Nowitzki
7-0245PFDallas Mavericks, DJK Würzburg (Germany)1998
David Robinson
7-1235CSan Antonio Spurs1987
Willis Reed6-9240CNew York Knicks1964
Wes Unseld6-7245PF/CBaltimore Bullets, Washington Bullets1968
Dolph Schayes6-8195PF/CSyracuse Nationals, Philadelphia 76ers1948
George Gervin
6-9185SG/SFVirginia Squires (ABA), San Antonio Spurs (ABA and NBA),
Chicago Bulls, Banco Roma (Italy), Quad City Thunder (CBA),
TDK Manresa (Spain)
1974
Walt Frazier
6-4200PGNew York Knicks, Cleveland Cavaliers1967
Nate Archibald
6-0150PGCincinnati Royals, Kansas City Kings, New York Nets,
Buffalo Braves, Boston Celtics, Milwaukee Bucks
1970
Dwayne Wade
6-4215SGMiami Heat2003
Kevin Mchale6-10225PFBoston Celtics1980
Patrick Ewing7-0240CNew York Knicks, Seattle SuperSonics, Orlando Magic1985
Clyde Drexler6-7210SGPortland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets1983
Scottie Pippen6-8220SFChicago Bulls, Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers1987
James Worthy6-9225SF/PFLos Angeles Lakers1982
Dominique Wilkins6-8225SFAtlanta Hawks, Los Angeles Clippers, Boston Celtics,
Panathinaikos (Greece),San Antonio Spurs,
Fortitudo Bologna (Italy), Orlando Magic
1982

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