Top 10 Flat Tops in NBA History

A Look at the Best Flat Tops in NBA History

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The flat top has come and gone over the years. They were huge back in the 1980s and 1990s, but they still make appearances in today's NBA.

Here's a look at the best of the best:

1. Charles Oakley

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1. Charles Oakley

New York Knicks v Sacramento Kings

Oak rocked quite the hairdo back in the day. He was one of many on the Knicks who had a sweet flat top.

2. Detlef Schrempf

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2. Detlef Schrempf

Seattle Supersonics v Golden State Warriors

Schrempf had a long and successful NBA career, but we'll always remember him for his fantastic flat top.

3. Kenny Smith

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3. Kenny Smith

Sacramento Kings

The Jet rocked the bald looking later in his career, but during his days with the Kings he was all about that flat top.

4. Alonzo Mourning

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4. Alonzo Mourning

Washington Bullets v Charlotte Hornets

Zo was a defensive beast during his early years and he also found time to rock a sweet hairdo.

5. Norris Cole

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5. Norris Cole

Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks

Cole is one of the modern day NBA players to bring back the flat top look. He did well.

6. Scottie Pippen

1993 NBA Finals Game 5:  Phoenix Suns vs. Chicago Bulls
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6. Scottie Pippen

1993 NBA Finals Game 5:  Phoenix Suns vs. Chicago Bulls

Scottie Pippen is famous for being Michael Jordan's sidekick, but that flat top would have been famous on its own.

7. Iman Shumpert

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7. Iman Shumpert

New York Knicks 2012 Media Day

Look no further for the best flat top of the modern era. Shumpert has since buzzed it off, but we're all hoping it'll return someday.

8. Patrick Ewing

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8. Patrick Ewing

New York Knicks v Sacramento Kings

Ewing is a NBA hall-of-famer and his flat top belongs in the hairdo hall of fame as well.

9. Kenny Walker

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9. Kenny Walker

New York Knicks

Walker's claim to fame is winning the 1989 Slam Dunk Contest. We'll all remember his amazing flat top.

10. Chris Mullin

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10. Chris Mullin

Portland Trailblazers  vs. Golden State Warriors

Chris Mullin was a smooth shooting lefty who ended up in the basketball hall of fame. Luckily, his trademark flat top is still going strong today.

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