The 15 Greatest Short NBA Players of All Time

1. Calvin Murphy

Listed height: 5'9"
Years: 1970-83
Team(s): Rockets
Career statistics: 1002 G, 17.9 PPG, 2.1 RPG, 4.4 APG

They do not make them meaner than Calvin Murphy. Despite his size, Murphy was an electric scorer and a tough customer on the court. Murphy's best known for taking down 6'9" Sidney Wicks and bloodying his nose during a confrontation. Murphy also made one all-star team (1979) and helped lead the Rockets to the 1981 NBA Finals. We wonder what got him into the Hall of Fame, his actual game or the fight?

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