Why is Tim Duncan the best power forward?

Asked by Larry Rubin on September 06, 2021

Categories: Sports Basketball

Rating: 4.3/5 (44 votes)

Regardless of the respect Duncan deserves no matter what, we can make an argument that he truly is the greatest power forward to ever play the game. Duncan was incredible in college, and his four-year averages of 16.5 points, 12.3 rebounds, and 3.8 blocks per game skillfully transitioned him into the-NBA.

When was Tim Duncan in his prime? Tim Duncan

San Antonio Spurs
College Wake Forest (1993–1997)
NBA draft 1997 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st overall
Selected by theSan Antonio Spurs
Playing career 1997–2016

Is Tim Duncan coming back? Tim Duncan will be returning to the San Antonio Spurs as an assistant coach. "It is only fitting, that after I served loyally for 19 years as Tim Duncan's assistant, that he returns the favor," Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said in a release. Duncan, 43, retired from the NBA in the summer of2016.

Did Tim Duncan ever miss the playoffs? Bird missed the postseason in 1989, the year he played in only six games, though the Celtics did not. Duncan missed the 2000 playoffs due to injury and that was too much for the_defending-champion Spurs to overcome, getting ousted by Phoenix in four.