No school like the old school. Before Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain there was a man by the name of Schayes, Dolph Schayes. 12 Straight All-Star seasons and all 15 years of his illustrious career were spent with the Nationals/76ers franchise.
Schayes competed with the best of the best during his tenure in the league, playing pre and post NBA merger. Schayes led the Nationals to a Championship in 1955, leading all players in the post-season in both points and rebounds. Unfortunately for Schayes and the Nationals in 1957 Russell and the Celtics ended all future title aspirations.
Fourth overall pick 1948 – New York Knicks
12x All NBA
Hall of Fame
How did the guys rank him?
The Flag Bearer: Adi Joseph, (29).
The Barn Burner: Nine tied, (NR).
Others to rank Schayes: Lang Greene (32), Brian Geltzeiler (32), Will Reeve (37), and Marc Griffin (41).
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Will Reeve – awfsports.com / Host of the All Weather Fan Podcast, contributor for hoopscritic.com @WillReeveJr
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