The 15 Greatest Short NBA Players of All Time

6. Avery Johnson

Listed height: 5'10"
Years: 1988-2004
Team(s): Sonics, Nuggets, Spurs, Rockets, Mavs
Career statistics: 1054 G, 8.4 PPG, 1.7 RPG, 5.5 APG

If we're talking about heart on the court, it's very hard to match the heart that Avery Johnson had during his career in the NBA. "The Little General" played a pivotal role for San Antonio in the 1999 NBA Finals hitting the championship-winning shot in Game 5. While his individual statistics aren't wildly impressive, his ability to lead a team on the court sure is. Hey Mikhail Prokhorov, how do you say "FOH" in Russian?

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