#NBArank debates: Players 21-25
5-on-5: Instant analysis on the first five players to crack the top 25 in our rankings
After a two-month trip through virtually the entire list of NBA ballers, we've finally reached the top tier: the top 25.
Which players deserve to be among the elite? Who should be bumped back a class?
Check out what our five-person panel has to say about each of the first five players to make the top-25 cut as their names are unveiled, and then give us your personal preferences via Twitter.
1. Paul Pierce at No. 21: Too high, too low or just right?
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