December 7, 2016

2010s

Best drama series | Breaking Bad

Mad Men
Game of Thrones
The Americans
Men of a Certain Age


Best comedy series | Louie

Veep
Silicon Valley
Modern Family
Community


Best variety series | Key and Peele

Portlandia


Best actor (drama) | Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad

Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Matthew Rhys, The Americans

Best actress (drama) | Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black

Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men
Keri Russell, The Americans
Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife
Claire Danes, Homeland

Best supporting actor (drama) | Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
Jonathan Banks, Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul
Andre Braugher, Men of a Certain Age

Best supporting actress (drama) | Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey

Christine Baranski, The Good Wife
Christina Hendricks, Mad Men

Best actor (comedy) | Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent

Louis C.K., Louie
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory

Best supporting actor (comedy) | Tony Hale, Veep

Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Danny Pudi, Community

Best actress (comedy) | Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie

Best supporting actress (comedy) | Julie Bowen, Modern Family

Allison Janney, Mom


Best miniseries | Olive Kitteridge (2014)

Show Me a Hero (2015)
Horace and Pete (2016)

Best movie |


Best producer (drama) | Vince Gilligan

Best producers (comedy) | Michael Schur

Most successful producer (comedy) | Chuck Lorre


Best writer (drama) | Matthew Weiner

Best writer (comedy) | Dan Harmon

Best writer | Louis C.K.


Best director (drama) |

Best director (comedy) |


One of a kind |

Polymath | Louis C.K.

Lena Dunham
Donald Glover

Playing themselves | Louis C.K., Louie

Matt LeBlanc, Episodes
James Van Der Beek, Don’t Trust the B in Apartment 23

Best comedy team | Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, Key & Peele

Danny Pudi and Donald Glover, Community

All-Star variety show cast | Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, Key & Peele

Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live
Fred Armisen, Portlandia
Amy Schumer, Inside Amy Schumer


Best penultimate episode | Breaking Bad

Goodbye, Farewell and Amen | Breaking Bad

30 Rock

December 6, 2016

2000s

Best drama series | The Sopranos

The Wire
Lost
The West Wing
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Deadwood
The Shield
Friday Night Lights


Best comedy series | Arrested Development

Curb Your Enthusiasm
30 Rock
The Office
Sex and the City
South Park
Malcolm in the Middle
Everybody Loves Raymond


Brilliant but canceled | Freaks and Geeks

Best variety series | The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

The Colbert Report
Real Time with Bill Maher
Chappelle’s Show


Best actor (drama) | James Gandolfini, The Sopranos

Martin Sheen, The West Wing
James Spader, Boston Legal
Michael Chiklis, The Shield
Ian McShane, Deadwood

Best actress (drama) | Edie Falco, The Sopranos

Allison Janney, The West Wing
Glenn Close, Damages
Jennifer Garner, Alias
Lauren Graham, Gilmore Girls

Best supporting actor (drama) | Michael Kenneth Williams, The Wire

Michael Imperioli, The Sopranos
William Shatner, Boston Legal
John Spencer, The West Wing
Bradley Whitford, The West Wing

Best supporting actress (drama) | Stockard Channing, The West Wing

Nancy Marchand, The Sopranos
Rachel Griffiths, Six Feet Under and Brothers and Sisters
Tyne Daly, Judging Amy

Best actor (comedy) | Steve Carell, The Office

Ray Romano, Everybody Loves Raymond
Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm
Jason Bateman, Arrested Development

Best actress (comedy) | Sarah Jessica Parker, Sex and the City

Jane Kaczmarek, Malcolm in the Middle
Debra Messing, Will & Grace
Patricia Heaton, Everybody Loves Raymond
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The New Adventures of Old Christine

Best supporting actor (comedy) | Jeremy Piven, Entourage

Peter Boyle, Everybody Loves Raymond
Brad Garrett, Everybody Loves Raymond
Sean Hayes, Will & Grace
J.B. Smoove, Curb Your Enthusiasm

Best supporting actresses (comedy) | Megan Mullally, Will & Grace

Doris Roberts, Everybody Loves Raymond
Kim Cattrall, Sex and the City


Best miniseries | Angels in America (2003), directed by Mike Nichols

Band of Brothers (2001)
The Corner (2000)

Best movies | Path to War (2002), directed by John Frankenheimer

James Dean (2001)


Best family series | Friday Night Lights

Best coming of age series | Everybody Hates Chris


Best producer (drama) | David Simon

Best producer (comedy) | Greg Daniels

One of a kind | Judd Apatow


Best writer (drama) | David Chase

Best writer (comedy) | Tina Fey


Best director (drama) | xxx

Best director (comedy) | xxx


One of a kind |

Polymath | Tina Fey

Larry David

Playing themselves | Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm

Bernie Mac, The Bernie Mac Show
Chris Isaak, The Chris Isaak Show

All-Star variety show cast | Dave Chappelle, Chappelle’s Show

Sacha Baron Cohen, Da Ali G Show
Will Ferrell, Saturday Night Live
Kristen Wiig, Saturday Night Live
Amy Poehler, Saturday Night Live
Maya Rudolph, Saturday Night Live
Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live
Fred Armisen, Saturday Night Live
Jason Sudeikis, Saturday Night Live
Andy Samberg, Saturday Night Live


Goodbye, Farewell and Amen | The Sopranos

Friends

December 5, 2016

1990s

Best drama series | Twin Peaks

Homicide: Life on the Street
NYPD Blue
ER
The X-Files
Law & Order
Oz
Northern Exposure


Best comedy series | Seinfeld

The Simpsons
The Larry Sanders Show
Roseanne
Frasier
Friends
Murphy Brown


Brilliant but canceled | My So-Called Life

The Ben Stiller Show


Best variety series | Late Show with David Letterman

Late Night with Conan O’Brien
In Living Color

Best actor (drama) | Andre Braugher, Homicide: Life on the Street

Dennis Franz, NYPD Blue
David Caruso, NYPD Blue
George Clooney, ER
David Duchovny, The X-Files

Best actress (drama) | Claire Danes, My So-Called Life

Calista Flockhart, Ally McBeal
Gillian Anderson, The X-Files
Heather Locklear, Melrose Place
Julianna Margulies, ER

Best supporting actor (drama) | Noah Wyle, ER

Eriq La Salle, ER
Ray Walston, Picket Fences
Fyvush Finkel, Picket Fences
Dean Stockwell, Quantum Leap

Best supporting actress (drama) | Kim Delaney, NYPD Blue

Sharon Lawrence, NYPD Blue
Gail O’Grady, NYPD Blue
Marg Helgenberger, China Beach

Best actor (comedy) | Kelsey Grammer, Frasier

John Goodman, Roseanne
Garry Shandling, The Larry Sanders Show
Paul Reiser, Mad About You
Michael J. Fox, Spin City

Best actress (comedy) | Candice Bergen, Murphy Brown

Helen Hunt, Mad About You
Roseanne Barr, Roseanne
Ellen DeGeneres, Ellen

Best supporting actor (comedy) | Michael Richards, Seinfeld

Jason Alexander, Seinfeld
David Hyde Pierce, Frasier
Jeffrey Tambor, The Larry Sanders Show
Rip Torn, The Larry Sanders Show

Best supporting actress (comedy) | Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Seinfeld

Laurie Metcalf, Roseanne
Lisa Kudrow, Friends
Christine Baranski, Cybill


Best miniseries | From the Earth to the Moon (1998)

Andersonville (1996)
It (1990)

Best movie | The Positively True Adventures of the (Alleged) Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom (1993)

And the Band Played On (1993)


Best family series | Picket Fences

Best coming of age series | My So-Called Life

Doogie Howser, M.D.


Best producer (drama) | David E. Kelley

Best producers (comedy) | David Angell, Peter Casey and David Lee

One of a kind | David Lynch


Best writer (drama) | David Milch

Best writer (comedy) | Larry David


Best director (drama) | Gregory Hoblit

Best director (comedy) | James Burrows


Best pilot (comedy) | Freaks and Geeks

The Larry Sanders Show


Best pilot (drama) | The Sopranos

My So-Called Life
ER
NYPD Blue


Goodbye, Farewell and Amen | Cheers

Seinfeld
The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson


Best penultimate episode | The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson

Best finale | Newhart

Late Night with David Letterman


Best lineup | Thursday, NBC (1994-95)

Mad About You
Friends
Seinfeld
Madman of the People
ER



Best theme song (comedy) | The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

Best theme song (reality) | Cops

No. 1 hit theme songs | The Heights


One of a kind | Norm MacDonald

Playing themselves | Jerry Seinfeld, Seinfeld

Jennifer Grey, It’s Like, You Know

Best comedy team | Bob Odenkirk and David Cross, Mr. Show with Bob and David

Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell, Kenan & Kel
Beavis and Butt-Head, Beavis and Butt-Head

All-Star variety show cast | Phil Hartman, Saturday Night Live

Chris Farley, Saturday Night Live
Norm MacDonald, Saturday Night Live
Molly Shannon, Saturday Night Live
Damon Wayans, In Living Color
Jim Carrey, In Living Color
Tracey Ullman, Tracey Takes On …
Ben Stiller, The Ben Stiller Show
Nicole Sullivan, MADtv

December 4, 2016

1980s

Best comedy series | Cheers

Taxi
The Cosby Show
The Golden Girls
The Wonder Years
It’s Garry Shandling’s Show.
WKRP in Cincinnati


Best drama series | Hill Street Blues

St. Elsewhere
thirtysomething
Moonlighting
Miami Vice
L.A. Law
Cagney & Lacey
China Beach


One-season wonders | Frank’s Place

Police Squad!


Best variety series | Late Night with David Letterman

SCTV Network
The Tracey Ullman Show



Best actor (comedy) | Michael J. Fox, Family Ties

Ted Danson, Cheers
Judd Hirsch, Taxi
John Ritter, Three’s Company and Hooperman
Dabney Coleman, Buffalo Bill and The Slap Maxwell Story

Best actress (comedy) | Betty White, Bea Arthur and Rue McClanahan, The Golden Girls

Shelley Long, Cheers
Blair Brown, The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd

Best supporting actor (comedy) | John Larroquette, Night Court

Danny Devito, Taxi
Christopher Lloyd, Taxi
Andy Kaufman, Taxi
George Wendt, Cheers
Woody Harrelson, Cheers

Best supporting actress (comedy) | Estelle Getty, The Golden Girls

Rhea Perlman, Cheers
Julia Duffy, Newhart
Marla Gibbs, The Jeffersons
Carol Kane, Taxi

Best actor (drama) | William Daniels, St. Elsewhere

Daniel J. Travanti, Hill Street Blues
Bruce Willis, Moonlighting
Ed Flanders, St. Elsewhere
Larry Hagman, Dallas
Tom Selleck, Magnum, P.I.

Best actress (drama) | Tyne Daly and Sharon Gless, Cagney & Lacey

Dana Delaney, China Beach
Cybill Shepherd, Moonlighting
Patricia Wettig, thirtysomething
Veronica Hamel, Hill Street Blues
Susan Dey, L.A. Law

Best supporting actor (drama) | Michael Conrad, Hill Street Blues

Bruce Weitz, Hill Street Blues
Edward James Olmos, Miami Vice
Jimmy Smits, L.A. Law
Ed Begley Jr., St. Elsewhere

Best supporting actress (drama) | Betty Thomas, Hill Street Blues

Barbara Bosson, Hill Street Blues
Christina Pickles, St. Elsewhere
Bonnie Bartlett, St. Elsewhere
Susan Ruttan, L.A. Law


Best miniseries | Lonesome Dove (1989)

The Thorn Birds (1983)
The Winds of War (1983)

Best movies | The Day After (1983)

The Burning Bed (1984)
The Lathe of Heaven (1980)


Best producer (drama) | Steven Bochco

Best producer (comedy) | Glen Charles and Les Charles

One of a kind | Jay Tarses


Best writer (drama) | Steven Bochco

Best writer (comedy) | Glen Charles and Les Charles

One of a kind | Glenn Gordon Caron


Best director (drama) | Robert Butler

Runner up | Thomas Carter

Best director (comedy) | James Burrows


Best family series | The Cosby Show

Best coming of age series | The Wonder Years


Best pilot (comedy) | The Cosby Show

The Wonder Years
Cheers


Best pilot (drama) | Twin Peaks

Miami Vice
Hill Street Blues


Goodbye, Farewell and Amen | M*A*S*H

St. Elsewhere

Best lineup | Thursday, NBC (1984-86)

The Cosby Show
Family Ties
Cheers
Night Court
Hill Street Blues



Best theme song (comedy) | It’s Garry Shandling’s Show.

Best theme song (drama) | Miami Vice

No. 1 hit theme songs | Miami Vice


One of a kind | Andy Kaufman

Playing himself | Garry Shandling

Best comedy team | Bruce Willis and Cybill Shepherd, Moonlighting

Ted Danson and Shelley Long, Cheers
Eddie Murphy and Joe Piscopo, Saturday Night Live

All-Star variety show cast | Eddie Murphy, Saturday Night Live

Tracey Ullman, The Tracey Ullman Show
Dana Carvey, Saturday Night Live
Phil Hartman, Saturday Night Live
Jan Hooks, Saturday Night Live
Billy Crystal, Saturday Night Live
Martin Short, SCTV Network and Saturday Night Live
Andrea Martin, SCTV Network
Catherine O’Hara, SCTV Network
Rick Moranis, SCTV Network

December 3, 2016

1970s

Best comedy series | All in the Family

The Mary Tyler Moore Show
M*A*S*H
Barney Miller
The Bob Newhart Show
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman
Maude
Soap
Good Times
The Odd Couple


Best drama series | Columbo

The Rockford Files
Lou Grant
Family
Police Story


Best variety series | Saturday Night Live

The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson
The Carol Burnett Show
The Muppet Show
The Johnny Cash Show


Best actor (comedy) | Carroll O’Connor, All in the Family

Alan Alda, M*A*S*H
Jack Klugman, The Odd Couple
Tony Randall, The Odd Couple
Hal Linden, Barney Miller

Best actress (comedy) | Mary Tyler Moore, The Mary Tyler Moore Show

Jean Stapleton, All in the Family
Bea Arthur, Maude
Valerie Harper, Rhoda
Louise Lasser, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman

Best supporting actor (comedy) | Rob Reiner, All in the Family

Ed Asner, The Mary Tyler Moore Show
Ted Knight, The Mary Tyler Moore Show
McLean Stevenson, M*A*S*H
Gary Burghoff, M*A*S*H
Harry Morgan, M*A*S*H
Steve Landesburg, Barney Miller

Best supporting actress (comedy) | Sally Struthers, All in the Family

Loretta Swit, M*A*S*H
Valerie Harper, The Mary Tyler Moore Show
Betty White, The Mary Tyler Moore Show
Julie Kavner, Rhoda

Best actor (drama) | Peter Falk, Columbo

James Garner, The Rockford Files
Ed Asner, Lou Grant

Best actress (drama) | Michael Learned, The Waltons

Peggy Lipton, The Mod Squad
Sada Thompson, Family
Angie Dickinson, Police Woman

Best supporting actor (drama) | James Brolin, Marcus Welby, M.D.

Will Geer, The Waltons
Stuart Margolin, The Rockford Files

Best supporting actress (drama) | Nancy Marchand, Lou Grant

Ellen Corby, The Waltons
Gail Fisher, Mannix


Best miniseries | Roots (1977)

Rich Man, Poor Man (1976)

Best movies | Duel (1971), directed by Steven Spielberg

Brian’s Song (1971)
The Execution of Private Slovick (1974)


Best family series | Family

Best coming of age series | James at 15


Best theme song (comedy) | Sanford and Son

Best theme song (drama) | The Rockford Files

No. 1 hit theme songs | Welcome Back, Kotter and S.W.A.T.


Best producer (comedy) | Norman Lear

Best producer (drama) | xxx


Best writer (comedy) | James L. Brooks

Best writer (drama) | xxx


Best director (comedy) | Jay Sandrich, The Mary Tyler Moore Show and Soap

Best director (drama) | David Greene, Roots and Rich Man, Poor Man


Best pilot | The Mary Tyler Moore Show

Best finale | The Mary Tyler Moore Show

Best lineup | Saturday, CBS (1973-74)

All in the Family
M*A*S*H
The Mary Tyler Moore Show
The Bob Newhart Show
The Carol Burnett Show



One of a kind | Bill Murray (or Robin Williams)

Polymath | Alan Alda

Best comedy team | John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd, Saturday Night Live

Jack Klugman and Tony Randall, The Odd Couple
Penny Marshall and Cindy Williams, Laverne & Shirley

Odd Couple | Sonny Bono and Cher, The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour

Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy, The Muppet Show
Howard Cosell and Don Meredith, Monday Night Football

All-Star variety show cast | John Belushi, Saturday Night Live

Dan Aykroyd, Saturday Night Live
Bill Murray, Saturday Night Live
Gilda Radner, Saturday Night Live
Jane Curtin, Saturday Night Live
Carol Burnett, The Carol Burnett Show
Harvey Korman, The Carol Burnett Show
Tim Conway, The Carol Burnett Show
Lily Tomlin, Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In
Flip Wilson, The Flip Wilson Show

December 2, 2016

1960s

Best comedy series | The Dick Van Dyke Show

The Andy Griffith Show
Get Smart
Bewitched
Batman
Leave It to Beaver


Best drama series | The Twilight Zone

Star Trek
Gunsmoke
The Fugitive
Mission: Impossible
The Defenders


Brilliant but canceled | East Side / West Side

He & She


Best variety series | The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour

Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In
The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson
The Ed Sullivan Show



Best actors (comedy) | Dick Van Dyke, The Dick Van Dyke Show

Don Adams, Get Smart
Andy Griffith, The Andy Griffith Show

Best actresses (comedy) | Elizabeth Montgomery, Bewitched

Mary Tyler Moore, The Dick Van Dyke Show
Lucille Ball, The Lucy Show

Best supporting actors (comedy) | Don Knotts, The Andy Griffith Show

Morey Amsterdam, The Dick Van Dyke Show

Best supporting actresses (comedy) | Agnes Moorehead, Bewitched

Rose Marie, The Dick Van Dyke Show

Best actors (drama) | David Janssen, The Fugitive

Bill Cosby, I Spy
Raymond Burr, Perry Mason and Ironside

Best actresses (drama) | Barbara Stanwyck, The Barbara Stanwyck Show and The Big Valley

Barbara Bain, Mission: Impossible

Best supporting actors (drama) | Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek


Best theme song (drama) | Hawaii Five-O

Hit theme songs | Secret Agent and Hawaii Five-O


Best comedy team | Tom and Dick Smothers, The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour


Best couple | Gomez and Morticia Addams, The Addams Family

Rob and Laura Petrie, The Dick Van Dyke Show

Best mom | June Cleaver, Leave It to Beaver

Best dad | Ward Cleaver, Leave It to Beaver


Rivalry | Ginger vs. Mary Ann

The Addams Family vs. The Munsters
Bewitched vs. I Dream of Jeannie
The Flintstones vs. The Jetsons

November 22, 2016

10 words

1961-62 | Wilt scores 100(!) points, averages 50. Oscar averages triple-double.

1979-80 | Magic, Bird, 3-pointer debut. Magic plays five positions in Finals.

1982-83 | Prophet Moses proclaims “Fo, Fo Fo.” Marvin Gaye sings anthem.

2001-02 | Refs blow Lakers-Kings series. Iverson talks about practice.

2004-05 | Malice at Palace. Suns score in seven seconds or less.

2010-11 | LeBron takes talents to South Beach, Heat lose in Finals.

2015-16 | Warriors win 73 games. LeBron delivers on title promise.

February 17, 2016

What I watched | 2016

A log of what I watched in 2016:

Jan. 16

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.1]

Jan. 23

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.2]

Jan. 30

Horace and Pete [1.1]

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.3]

January

Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films



Feb. 6

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.4]

Feb. 13

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.5]

Feb. 14

Deadpool

Feb. 15

Better Call Saul [2.1]

The People v. O.J. Simpson [1.1]

The People v. O.J. Simpson [1.2]

Feb. 17

The People v. O.J. Simpson [1.3]

Johnny Carson [May 7, 1986] Buddy Hackett, Ally Sheedy, Ed Kennedy

Feb. 18

Triumph’s Election Special 2016 [1.1]

Feb. 19

Johnny Carson [Nov. 9, 1989] Charles Grodin, Calvin Trillin, JJ Wall

Feb. 21

Horace and Pete [1.2]

Horace and Pete [1.3]

Horace and Pete [1.4]

Feb. 22

Johnny Carson [June 24, 1983] Eddie Murphy, Jennifer Richards, Reggie Joule

Feb. 23

Better Call Saul [2.2]

Feb. 24

The People v. O.J. Simpson [1.4]

Johnny Carson [July 28, 1983] Joan Collins, Samantha Smith

Love [1.1]

Love [1.2]

Love [1.3]

Love [1.4]

Love [1.5]

Love [1.6]

Feb. 25

Johnny Carson [Feb. 10, 1989] Super Dave Osborne, Park Overall, Mark Schiff

Feb. 26

Love [1.7]

Love [1.8]

Love [1.9]

Love [1.10]

Better Call Saul [1.7]

Inside Comedy [3.4] Andrew Dice Clay, Kevin Nealon

Feb. 28

Inside Comedy [2.9] Robert Klein, Bill Maher

Feb. 29

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.6]



March 2

Better Call Saul [2.3]

The People v. O.J. Simpson [1.5]

March 3

Johnny Carson [March 4, 1981] David Brenner, Christie Brinkley

Three’s Company [3.22]

The E! True Hollywood Story: Joe Piscopo

March 5

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.7]

March 6

Horace and Pete [1.5]

Horace and Pete [1.6]

March 7

Johnny Carson [July 22, 1982] Robin Williams

March 8

Better Call Saul [2.4]

March 9

Billy Jack [1971]

March 10

The People v. O.J. Simpson [1.6]

Johnny Carson [May 17, 1990] Barbara Hershey, Jeff Cesario, Dr. Henry Stenhouse

March 12

Johnny Carson [Aug. 1, 1973] Ricardo Montalban, Uri Geller

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.8]

March 14

NYPD Blue [5.20]

March 15

Better Call Saul [2.5]

March 16

The People v. O.J. Simpson [1.7]

March 17

The Americans [4.1]

March 19

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.9]

March 22

Better Call Saul [2.6]

March 23

The People v. O.J. Simpson [1.8]

March 24

The Americans [4.2]

March 25

NYPD Blue [6.20]

NYPD Blue [6.21]

March 26

Real Time with Bill Maher [14.10]

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January 20, 2016

All-time CENTER rankings



In an effort to glom onto ESPN.com’s recent center rankings, here are my choices. Their rankings are in parentheses.

1. Wilt Chamberlain (2)
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1)

3. Shaquille O’Neal (4)

4. Hakeem Olajuwon (5)
5. David Robinson (7)
6. Bill Russell (3)

7. Moses Malone (6)
8. George Mikan (9)

9. Dwight Howard (x)

10. Patrick Ewing (8)

January 17, 2016

All-time SHOOTING GUARD rankings



In an effort to glom onto ESPN.com’s recent shooting guard rankings, here are my choices. Their rankings are in parentheses.

1. Michael Jordan (1)

2. Kobe Bryant (2)
3. Jerry West (3)

4. Dwayne Wade (4)

5. Clyde Drexler (5)
6. George Gervin (7)
7. Tracy McGrady (x)
8. Allen Iverson (6)

9. Reggie Miller (9)
10. Ray Allen (8)

All-time POWER FORWARD rankings



In an effort to glom onto ESPN.com’s recent power forward rankings, here are my choices. Their rankings are in parentheses.

1. Tim Duncan (1)
2. Karl Malone (2)
3. Dirk Nowitzki (3)
4. Charles Barkley (4)
5. Kevin Garnett (5)
6. Bob Pettit (7)

7. Dolph Schayes (x)

8. Pau Gasol (9)

9. Kevin McHale (6)
10. Chris Webber (x)

All-time SMALL FORWARD rankings



In an effort to glom onto ESPN.com’s recent small forward rankings, here are my choices. Their rankings are in parentheses.

1. LeBron James (1)
2. Larry Bird (2)

3. Kevin Durant (4)
4. Elgin Baylor (5)

5. Julius Erving (3)

6. Dominique Wilkins (10)
7. Scottie Pippen (6)

8. John Havlicek (7)
9. Rick Barry (8)
10. Adrian Dantley (x)

All-time POINT GUARD rankings



In an effort to glom onto ESPN.com’s recent point guard rankings, here are my choices. Their rankings are in parentheses.

1. Magic Johnson (1)
2. Oscar Robertson (2)

3. Chris Paul (6)

4. John Stockton (3)

5. Gary Payton (x)
6. Walt Frazier (9)
7. Bob Cousy (10)

8. Steve Nash (7)
9. Jason Kidd (8)

10. Stephen Curry (4)