11. Bobby Jones
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Bobby Jones, a 6-foot-9 forward, starred alongside Julius Erving with the Philadelphia Sixers in the early 1980’s on his way to making four NBA All-Star game appearances and earning the unique distinction of having been the very first NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award winner. That occurred following the 1982-83 season, in which Jones played an integral role on the last Philly team to bring home an NBA title. Jones didn’t put up gaudy numbers that year, averaging 9.0 points, 4.6 rebounds, and 1.2 blocks-per-game while shooting better than 54% from the field. However, no Sixers fan would tell you that they could have won the championship without Jones, hammering home the point that sixth men are every bit as valuable as some starters.