Greatest NBA Rivalries of All-Time

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Which are the greatest NBA rivalries of all-time?

The game of basketball is a beautiful game. It's fluid, fast-paced, and jam packed with high-flying highlights. Something that makes the NBA even more fun, is how unnecessarily drama filled the league can be. The storylines off the court unfold like the midseason climax of a Telenovela, and we eat it up.


As drama and storylines have intertwined over the NBA's 75 years, a number of high profile rivalries have made the league that much more fun to watch. From the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers to Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell, these are the greatest NBA rivalries to ever exist.

1.) Bill Russell vs Wilt Chamberlain

2.) Golden State Warriors vs Cleveland Cavaliers

3.) Shaquille O’Neal vs David Robinson

4.) Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons

5.) Magic Johnson vs Larry Bird

6.) Lakers vs Celtics

Did I miss any of the greatest NBA rivalries? Shoot me a tweet @justincohen24 and let me know which one you think deserves to be on this list!

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