NBA Player Poll: Biggest Trash Talker

Kevin Garnett
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Kevin Garnett

NBA champion and now top talker. In a 2009-10 SI poll of 173 players, Garnett was voted the league's biggest trash-talker, winning by a landslide with 62 percent. For the most part, however, the number and creativity of talkers in the league has died down since the years of Larry Bird and Michael Jordan and Charles Barkley.

And so we have Garnett, the King of Talk in 2010. Here are the other players who have earned reputations for trash-talking.

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