Top 5 NBA Jerseys from the 1960s

The 1960’s was a crazy time for the NBA as the league started to grow. The league struggled as it was not nearly as popular as the NFL, MLB, and boxing, but stars such as Wilt Chamberlin and Bill Russel helped the league take off. This list looks at our 5 favorite jerseys from this decade.

# 5 Boston Celtics

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The Boston Celtics come in at number 5. Although simple, their jerseys are associated with success as the Celtics won 8 championships this decade . To this day the Celtics jersey remains nearly unchanged.

#4 New York Knicks

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Coming in at #4 are the New York Knicks. These jerseys are a testament to New York as they remained nearly unchanged to this day.

#3 Miluakee Bucks

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The green and red Bucks jersey goes down as a classic in my book. It’s a shame the Bucks don’t wear these jerseys that often today.

#2 Philedelphia 76ers

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Number 2 goes to the Philadelphia Warriors. The jerseys are unique, but they most likely get this ranking due to the fact that Wilt Chamberlin was wearing them.

# 1 Los Angeles Lakers

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The Los Angeles Lakers take home jersey of the decade. The blue jerseys are timeless as they remain a fan favorite today. The Lakers experiences success on the court this decade as they made the Finals 6 times.

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