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There is a constant discussion in the NBA about knowing who are the greatest players in its history: everyone gives their arguments, and although generally Michael Jordan is recognized as the GOAT (Greatest of all Time), there are always supporters of other figures.
Next, the debate between both programs to be decided to the top 5 in NBA history.
5.Wilt Chamberlain/Larry Bird
For Google Bard, the countdown starts with Wilt Chamberlain, legend with Warriors, Sixers and Lakers in the 1960s and 1970s, described by the IA as “one of the most physically dominant players in NBA history.”
Fifth place goes to ChatGPT Larry Bird, Celtics symbol: “Bird was known for his ability to score from any position on the court and his fierce competitiveness, making him one of the most iconic players in NBA history.”
4.Bill Russell/Magic Johnson
In fourth place is the Lord of the Rings, Bill Russell, Exceptional figure for the Celtics in the 60s and 70s by winning 11 titles. “Russell was known for his defense and his leadership, and is considered one of the greatest winners in NBA history,” says the Google program.
This position is given by ChatGPT to Magic Johnson, Lakers legend who he defines as “a versatile and revolutionary player who changed the way basketball is played.”
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Bucks, Lakers) ranks third for both Google Bard and ChatGPT. However, an update glitch in Google’s AI comes to light, which still recognizes him as the league’s all-time leading scorer, although LeBron James surpassed him this season.
The second place, also coincident for both AI, is for Lebron James (Cavs, Heat, Lakers). Bard notes: “He is one of the most versatile players in NBA history. He can score from anywhere on the floor, he’s a great passer and he’s a tight defender.”
And the first place, without discussion, is Michael Jordan, Bulls legend who wrapped up his career with the Wizards. “Jordan was known for his incredible athleticism, his competitive fire and his decisive play,” Bard notes.
About His Majesty, ChatGPT closes: “His athletic ability, his ability to score points and his presence on the court made him a legend of the game.”