Basketball Players are a varied bunch. Each player must not only be a talented and well-conditioned athlete, but also be a good team player.
  • Centers
  • Forwards
  • Guards

Jerry West's coaching has made him a mainstay in the NBA -- he played in nine NBA Finals and 14 All-Star Games as a guard for the Lakers. Learn more about Jerry West's 30-year NBA career.

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