The point guard position is so crucial to an NBA franchise’s success. Point guards come in all different sizes. There’s Luka Doncic, a 6’7” multi-positional point guard that initiates almost every play for the Dallas Mavericks. Then there’s Ben Simmons. A point guard inside of a power forward’s body who might be the most unstoppable force in the open court.
Each point guard on this list adds their own flavor in a league and a role that’s constantly changing. There’s just one ground rule for this group. There are a few players like Jrue Holiday, LeBron James, and Lou Williams who don’t play the position for the most part despite their roles as initiators and creators in their team’s offenses. Here are the top 15 point guards in the NBA right now.