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Picking an all-time starting five for a pickup game is something of a habit for NBA fans and players alike, and some of the game's finest have recently gotten in on the fun. Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan and Hakeem Olajuwon have all made their picks, and their teams have some interesting differences. Kobe chose two all-time great Celtics (Larry Bird and Bill Russell) in addition to Lakers stars Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Hakeem was the only of the three to put LeBron James on his team, in addition to John Stockton, Moses Malone and Shaquille O'Neal. MJ had teammate Scottie Pippen join Magic, James Worthy and Olajuwon. The only thing every team had in common? All of them picked Jordan.

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