January 25, 2009 - Las Vegas, Nev. - The late Earl Anthony, who left an indelible legacy on the Professional Bowlers Association Tour as its first career millionaire, was announced as the greatest player in the PBA’s first 50 years, capping the PBA Tour’s week-long 50th anniversary celebration.

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Here is a complete list of the players selected (as of the 2008-09 season - individual stats may have since changed):

1 - Earl Anthony

Earl Anthony

2 - Walter Ray Williams Jr.

Walter Ray Williams Jr.

3 - Dick Weber

Dick Weber

4 - Pete Weber

Pete  Weber

5 - Mark Roth

Mark  Roth

6 - Mike Aulby

Mike  Aulby

7 - Norm Duke

Norm  Duke

8 - Don Johnson

Don  Johnson

9 - Marshall Holman

Marshall  Holman

10 - Parker Bohn III

Parker Bohn III

11 - Don Carter

Don Carter

12 - Billy Hardwick

Billy  Hardwick

13 - Brian Voss

Brian  Voss

14 - Dick Ritger

Dick  Ritger

15 - Nelson Burton Jr

Nelson  Burton Jr

16 - ss-John Petraglia

ss-John Petraglia

17 - ss-Carmen Salvino

ss-Carmen Salvino

18 - Wayne Webb

Wayne  Webb

19 - Dave Davis

Dave  Davis

20 - Dave Soutar

Dave Soutar

21 - Amleto Monacelli

Amleto  Monacelli

22 - Mike Durbin

Mike  Durbin

23 - Dave Husted

Dave  Husted

24 - Jason Couch

Jason  Couch

25 - Steve Cook

Steve  Cook

26 - Chris Barnes

Chris  Barnes

27 - Jim Stefanich

Jim Stefanich

28 - Harry Smith

Harry Smith

29 - Del Ballard JR

Del  Ballard JR

30 - Tommy Jones

Tommy Jones

31 - Wayne Zahn

Wayne Zahn

32 - Jim Godman

Jim Godman

33 - ss-George Pappas

ss-George Pappas

34 - David Ozio

David  Ozio

35 - Randy Pedersen

Randy  Pedersen

36 - Dave Ferraro

Dave  Ferraro

37 - Larry Laub

Larry  Laub

38 - Bill Allen

Bill Allen

39 - Michael McGrath

Michael  McGrath

40 - Joe Berardi

Joe Berardi

41 - ss-Tom Baker

ss-Tom Baker

42 - Danny Wiseman

Danny Wiseman

43 - Doug Kent

Doug Kent

44 - Patrick Allen

Patrick Allen

45 - John Guenther

John Guenther

46 - Gary Dickinson

Gary  Dickinson

47 - Barry Asher

Barry  Asher

48 - Thomas Hudson

Thomas  Hudson

49 - Mika Koivuniemi

Mika Koivuniemi

50 - Bob Strampe

Bob Strampe