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In what will become a daily entry over the course of the next month, Waiver Wire writers Greg Kaplan and Vinny Ginardi will release a list of the the 25 players who they believe to be the best in NBA history. Players were judged on their careers as a whole rather than short stretches of dominance (for example, Bill Walton didn’t make the list due to injuries cutting his career short). Number: 25 | 24 | 23 | 22 | 21 | 20 | 19 | 18  | 17 | 16 | 15 | 14 | 13 | 12 | 11 | 10 | 9 Number Eight: Kobe Bryant Vinny Ginardi: Depending on who you talk to, you might hear that Kobe Bryant is the greatest player of all time, or the most overrated player ever. Some point to his five rings, his elite performance on both ends of the floor, his fearlessness in crunch time situations, while others focus on his selfishness and suggest that he couldn’t have won his titles without the help of bigs Shaquille O’Neal and Pau Gasol. The truth is he falls somewhere in between. For most of his care
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