8. Nate Bowman
Career (Years): 6: 1966-1972
Championship Year(s): 1970 (Knicks)
Career Stats: 2.9 PPG 0.7 APG 3.4 RPG
Nate Bowman, nicknamed "Nate the Snake," upped his field goal percentage to 38 percent for the playoff run ending in the 1970 NBA Championship for the New York Knicks. While his career 2.9 points per game certainly added to his value, his trademark accomplishment was tallying more personal fouls (557) than field goals (317) over his career, thus earning him his dubious nickname.