The Mailman won two MVPs in the decade to MUT 18 Coins Barkley's one. He was First-Team All-NBA all 10 years of the '90s. Barkley nabbed three such honors. In addition to his two MVPs, Malone had five top-5 MVP finishes in the decade. Barkley had two. Sir Charles finished his career ranked No. 29 on the all-time NBA/ABA scoring list. Malone is, of course, No. 2.


Barkley is much preferred in retirement; on the floor, Malone was better.Michael JordanNo explanation required.John StocktonLike his partner, Stockton nearly made the '80s team. Instead, he's an obvious first-team selection for the '90s as the best point guard of the decade.


What's interesting is that at no point was Stockton ever considered one of the best players in the league. He never finished higher than seventh in MVP voting, and landed in the top-10 only twice in the '90s. But he was the consummate point guard and paired with Malone so incredibly that everyone still knew what he brought to the table.


It can be argued that Malone's pair of MVPs were nods to Stockton's excellence as well. Stockton was a nasty, little defender, landing on four Second-Team All-Defenses along with a couple of first team All-NBAs and a bevy of lower honors. NBA All-Decade Teams


Tom ZillerThe glory the NBA would enjoy in the Buy Madden NFL 18 Coins '80s and '90s wouldn't be possible without players like Dr. J and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar laying the groundwork for the league in the '70s. NBA All-Decade Teams Magic was way more important than Bird in the '80s Meet the