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Where do 6 Former Houston Rockets Rank All-Time in NBA Legends?

By Brett David Roberts
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Feb 12, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Former Houston Rockets basketball player Hakeem Olajuwon watches during the second quarter of a game against the Washington Wizards at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

In a highly subjective effort, a painstakingly futile effort, I created a list was composed of the top 100 players in NBA history.

It’s not a final product, but it is one presented just as an outline of something that will be further refined as time goes on. That said, let’s look at where former Rockets landed.

There are six Rockets that cracked the top-100. Three of these played their twilight years in a Rocket uniform, while the other three played their prime seasons in red and gold.