The 25 Most Versatile Players in NBA History

17. Wilt Chamberlain

"Official" position: Center
Other position(s) played: Point Forward
Career years: (1959-1973)
Career stats: 30.1 PPG, 22.9 RPG, 4.4 APG
Accolades: 4x NBA MVP, 2x NBA Champion, 13x NBA All-Star, 7x All-NBA First Team, 3x All-NBA Second Team, 2x NBA All-Defensive First Team, 1960 NBA Rookie of the Year

While he may have been as pure a center as the game has ever seen, Wilt Chamberlain was also one of the most skilled big men ever to play. He is of course known for his prolific scoring binges, but Wilt was one of the best passers in the league throughout his career. Particularly as he aged, Chamberlain made sure to get his teammates involved rather than focus on his own offensive output; his unselfish style of play peaked in the 1967-68 season, where he became the first (and only) center in league history to lead the NBA in total assists (8.6 per game).

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