The best player born in every year since 1920

The best player born in every year since 1920

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1944: RICK BARRY

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An ABA and NBA legend, Rick Barry came out of Miami and was a sweet shooter and one of the best free-throw shooters in basketball history. Known for his underhand shots from the foul line, Barry was the Rookie of the Year in 1966, an ABA champion in 1969, and NBA champ and Finals MVP in 1975. He averaged better than 24 points, 6.7 rpg and 4.9 apg in a glorious career.

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