ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network are ranking every NBA player -- and counting them down on Twitter (@NBAonESPN), from No. 500 to No. 1. As the rankings are announced, you can also find them here on the pages of ESPN.com.
What is #NBArank?
#NBArank is the Twitter hashtag to use if you want to get involved in the discussion or just follow along.
You can also follow along here: @NBAonESPN
How did we rank the players?
We asked 91 experts to rate each player on a 0-to-10 scale, in terms of "the current quality of each player."
Here is the full list of voters from ESPN.com, the TrueHoop Network, TrueHoop TV, Daily Dime Live, ESPN TV, ESPN Radio, ESPN Deportes, espnW, ESPN The Magazine, ESPN Insider, ESPN Fantasy, ESPN Games, ESPN Dallas, ESPN Los Angeles, ESPN Chicago, ESPN New York, ESPN Stats & Information, ESPN Topics and ESPN Analytics.
Rank Player Score 26 7.51
Memphis Grizzlies | C | Age: 26
Drafted: 48th in 2007 (by LAL)
2010-11 Stats GM PPG RPG APG FG% FT% 81 11.7 7.0 2.5 .527 .748
Rank Player Score 27 7.48
Mem. Grizzlies | SF | Age: 25
Drafted: 8th in 2006 (by HOU)
2010-11 Stats GM PPG RPG APG FG% FT% 54 19.8 6.2 2.8 .471 .805
Rank Player Score 28 7.47
S. A. Spurs | PG | Age: 29
Drafted: 28th in 2001 (by SAS)
2010-11 Stats GM PPG RPG APG FG% FT% 71 15.7 2.4 8.0 .454 .746
Rank Player Score 29 7.47
Chicago Bulls | C | Age: 26
Drafted: 9th in 2007 (by CHI)
2010-11 Stats 2011 Season Stats GM PPG RPG BPG FG% FT% 48 11.7 10.4 1.5 .525 .739
Rank Player Score 30 7.45
L.A. Lakers | C | Age: 23
Drafted: 10th in 2005 (by LAL)
2010-11 Stats GM PPG RPG APG FG% FT% 54 11.3 9.4 1.4 .574 .660
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181-200 | 201-250 | 251-300 | 301-350 | 351-400 | 401-500 | Team-by-team
* Score: Tiebreakers are first based on percentage points; scores have been rounded off. The second tiebreaker is based on John Hollinger's Estimated Wins Added for the 2010-11 NBA season (rookies were given an EWA of zero).
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