When he was drafted with the 5th overall pick back in the 1995 NBA Draft, many were skeptical about his future in the NBA. Straight out of High School. Way too skinny. Young, raw prospect. Many were not believers in Kevin Garnett.
Well, 21 years later, Champion, NBA MVP, Defensive Player of the Year and 15-time All-Star. Kevin Garnett did it all. Played 21 years in the NBA and that is the record, his legacy.
After some rough years in Minnesota and multiple exits in the First Round of the Playoffs, KG and his Timberwolves finally found success during the 2003-2004 NBA season. They had the best record in the West. Won the MVP, considered as the best player on the planet.
He was rejuvenated in Boston where he teamed up with Paul Pierce, Rajon Rondo, and Ray Allen. Won the ring, named Defensive Player of The Year. Heart and soul of his teams and one of the best competitors that NBA has ever seen.
Garnett had some memorable moments and amazing plays. How couldn’t he, after all, he did spend 21 years in the NBA. Spent most of his time working on being the best that he can be. Chasing greatness, that’s what he was all about. He had so many great plays that we can’t make just the Top 10 list. Here are 50 best moves of his NBA Career.