Basketball Players

Discover interesting facts about some of the most renowned basketball players of all time, including Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson and Kobe Bryant. View each player's list of honors and awards, season statistics and former basketball teams. Learn about each basketball player's hometown, and explore each player's educational background. Refine search by team, position or first letter of first name.

Michael Jordan
Michael Jordan
Basketball Players, Baseball Players, Authors, Actors & Actresses

Michael Jeffrey Jordan is a retired American professional basketball player and active businessman. His biography on the National Basketball Association website states, "By...

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Authors, TV Actors & Actresses, Basketball Players, Actors & Actresses

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is an American athlete and retired professional basketball player, widely considered one of the greatest NBA players of all time....

Magic Johnson
Magic Johnson
Actors & Actresses, TV Actors & Actresses, Basketball Players

Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Jr. is a retired American basketball player who played for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association . After winning a championship...

Wilt Chamberlain
Wilt Chamberlain
Basketball Players, Actors & Actresses

Wilton Norman "Wilt" Chamberlain , nicknamed Wilt the Stilt, The Big Dipper, and Chairman of the Boards, was an American professional NBA basketball player for the Philadelphia/San...

Bill Russell
Bill Russell
Actors & Actresses, Basketball Players

William Felton "Bill" Russell is a retired American professional basketball player who played center for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association...

Tim Duncan
Tim Duncan
Basketball Players

Timothy "Tim" Theodore Duncan is a Virgin Islander American professional basketball player for the San Antonio Spurs of the...

Larry Bird
Larry Bird
Basketball Players, Actors & Actresses

Larry Joe Bird is a retired American NBA basketball player, widely considered as one of the best players of all time, and one of the top clutch performers in the history of sports....

Karl Malone
Karl Malone
Basketball Players, Actors & Actresses

Karl Anthony Malone is a retired American professional basketball player. Born in Summerfield, Louisiana, he was nicknamed in college as the Mailman for his consistency ("the mailman...

Kobe Bryant
Kobe Bryant
Actors & Actresses, Basketball Players

Kobe Bean Bryant is an American All-Star shooting guard who plays for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. Bryant is the only son of former...

Hakeem Olajuwon
Hakeem Olajuwon
Actors & Actresses, Basketball Players

Hakeem Abdul Olajuwon is a retired Nigerian American professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association . Olajuwon played center for the Houston Rockets,...

Julius Erving
Julius Erving
Actors & Actresses, Basketball Players

Julius Winfield Erving II , commonly known by the nickname Dr. J, is a retired American basketball player who helped launch a modern style of play...

Moses Malone
Moses Malone
Basketball Players

Moses Eugene Malone is an American former National Basketball Association basketball player who also played in the American Basketball Association ,...

David Robinson
David Robinson
Basketball Players

David Maurice Robinson is a retired American NBA basketball player, who is often considered one of the greatest centers to ever play the game. Based on his prior service...

Charles Barkley
Charles Barkley
TV Actors & Actresses, Basketball Players, Actors & Actresses

Charles Wade Barkley is an American retired professional basketball player. Nicknamed "Sir Charles" for his aggressive and outspoken demeanor, and "The Round Mound of Rebound,"...

George Mikan
George Mikan
Basketball Players

George Lawrence Mikan, Jr. , nicknamed Mr. Basketball, was an American professional basketball player for the Chicago American Gears of the National Basketball League ...

Jerry West
Jerry West
Basketball Players

Jerry Alan West is a retired American basketball player who played his entire professional career for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association . His nicknames...

LeBron James
LeBron James
Basketball Players, TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses

LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association . James, commonly...

Bob Cousy
Bob Cousy
Basketball Players, Actors & Actresses

Robert Joseph "Bob" Cousy is a former French-American professional basketball player. The 6'1" , 175 pounds Cousy played point guard with the National...

Dolph Schayes
Dolph Schayes
Basketball Players

Adolph "Dolph" Schayes is a retired American professional basketball player and coach in the NBA. He was a member of the 1955 NBA champion...

Rick Barry
Rick Barry
Authors, Basketball Players

Richard Francis Dennis Barry III is a retired American professional basketball player. He is considered by many veteran basketball observers to be...

George Gervin
George Gervin
Basketball Players

George "The Iceman" Gervin is a retired American professional basketball player; a shooting guard for the American Basketball Association's Virginia Squires...

Dirk Nowitzki
Dirk Nowitzki
Basketball Players

Dirk Werner Nowitzki is a German professional basketball player who plays for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association. An alumnus...

John Havlicek
John Havlicek
Basketball Players

John J. Havlicek is a retired American professional basketball player who competed for 16 seasons with the Boston Celtics, winning eight NBA titles, half of...

John Stockton
John Stockton
Basketball Players

John Houston Stockton is a retired American professional basketball player who spent his entire career as a point guard for the Utah Jazz of the NBA. Stockton is...

Walt Frazier
Walt Frazier
Basketball Players

Walter "Clyde" Frazier is a retired American basketball player in the National Basketball Association . He is currently a spokesman for Just for Men hair...

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