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Trae Young Unveils Bold All-Time Top 5 NBA Players List

Trae Young playing for the Atlanta Hawks.

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 28: Trae Young #11 of the Atlanta Hawks brings the ball up the court against the Charlotte Hornets during their game at Spectrum Center on November 28, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

With the sports world on hold, athletes are taking to Twitter debating all sorts of topics. Trae Young's latest tweet has sparked a hotly-contested NBA conversation.

The Atlanta Hawks guard posted a bold all-time top five NBA players list on Monday night. Some of the players included are surprising.

Young ranks LeBron James as his top NBA player of all-time followed by Michael Jordan - those two come as no surprise, though, the order is often debated. The late Kobe Bryant is third on the list - again, not much of a surprise.

But Kevin Durant and Steve Nash fall fourth and fifth on Young's bold list. While both are elite players, few tend to agree they're worthy of a top five all-time status. Young's ranking can be found below:

Durant is without a doubt one of the most skilled players in the NBA today. But it still feels like he's got a ways to go before we start even considering him a top 10 all-time player, let alone top five.

On the other hand, while Nash is one of the best point guards to ever play, considering him a top 5 all-time NBA player is absurd.

At least Young is giving everyone something to talk about while the sports world is on hold.