Top 10 Greatest Small Forwards of the 1980s

10.Dominique Wilkins

Dominique Wilkins

Teams Atlanta Hawks (1982-1994) Los Angeles Clippers (1994), Boston Celtics (1994-1995), San Antonio Spurs (1996-1997), Orlando Magic (1998-1999) Honors Nine-time All-Star, seven-time All-NBA selection, NBA scoring champion (1985-86), Hall of Fame NBA rank: 14th in scoring, 61st in steals, 102nd in rebound

9. Rick Barry

Rick Barry

Teams San Francisco/Golden State Warriors (1965-1967, 1972-1978), Houston Rockets (1978-1980) Honors Finals MVP (1975), eight-time All-Star, six-time All-NBA selection, Rookie of the Year (1965-66), NBA scoring champion (1966-67) NBA rank: 71st in scoring, 117th in assists, 129th in steals 

8. Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard

Teams San Antonio Spurs(2011–2018),Toronto Raptors(2018–2019 ),Los Angeles Clippers (2019-present) Honors 2× NBA champion (2014, 2019),NBA All-Star Game MVP (2020),Second Team (2014, 2019–2021),NBA All-Rookie First Team (2012),NBA steals leader (2015) NBA rank: 169th in steals 

7. John Havlicek

John Havlicek

Teams Boston Celtics (1962-1978) Honors Finals MVP (1974), 13-time All-Star, 11-time All-NBA selection, eight-time All-D selection NBA rank: 17th in scoring, 35th in assists, 74th in rebounds 

6. Scottie Pippen

Scottie Pippen

Teams Chicago Bulls (1987-1998, 2003-2004), Houston Rockets (1998-1999), Portland Trail Blazers (1999-2003) Honors Seven-time All-Star, seven-time All-NBA selection, 10-time All-D selection, Hall of Fame NBA rank: 7th in steals, 33rd in assists, 62nd in scoring, 87th in rebounds 

5. Elgin Baylor

Elgin Baylor

Teams Minneapolis/Los Angeles Lakers (1958-1972) Honors 11-time All-Star, 10-time All-NBA selection, Rookie of the Year (1958-59), Hall of Fame NBA rank: No. 27 in rebounds, No. 31 in scoring, 151st in assists 

4. Julius Erving

Julius Erving

Teams Virginia Squires (1971-1973), New York Nets (1973-1976), Philadelphia 76ers (1976-1987) Honors MVP (1980-81), 11-time All-Star, 7-time All-NBA selection, Hall of Fame NBA rank: 47th in steals, 50th in blocks, 73rd in scoring, 190th in assists, 213th in rebounds 

3. Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant

Teams Seattle SuperSonics/Oklahoma City Thunder (2007-present) Honors MVP (2013-14), six-time All-Star, five-time All-NBA selection, Rookie of the Year (2007-08), four-time NBA scoring champion NBA rank: 126th in scoring, 100th in blocks, 141st in assists 

2. Larry Bird

Larry Bird

Teams Boston Celtics (1979-1992) Honors Three-time MVP (1983-84, 1984-85, 1985-86), two-time Finals MVP, 12-time All-Star, 10-time All-NBA selection, three-time All-D selection, Rookie of the Year (1979-80) NBA rank: 36th in scoring, 38th in steals, 44th in assists, 54th in rebounds, 159th in blocks 

1. LeBron James

LeBron James

Teams Cleveland Cavaliers (2003-2010, 2014-present), Miami Heat (2010-2014) Honors Four-time MVP (2008-09, 2009-10, 2011-12, 2012-13), two-time Finals MVP, 11-time All-Star, 11-time All-NBA selection, six-time All-D selection, Rookie of the Year (2003-04) NBA rank: 3rd in scoring, 8th in assists, 12th in steals, 42nd in rebounds