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List of famous basketball players from Dominican Republic, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Dominican Republic has produced some very talented basketball players over the years, including centers, guards and forwards. These are some of the best Dominican basketball players to ever live, so if you're a native of Dominican Republic and are aspiring to play ball professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular basketball player from Dominican Republic then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Dominican basketball players?" and "Which basketball players are from Dominican Republic?"

You can click on the names of these legendary basketball players of Dominican Republic in order to get more information about each one. If you play basketball or just love the sport then use this list of talented Dominican basketball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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Al Horford is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Dominican Republic
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Alfred Joel Horford is a Dominican professional basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association. Horford played college basketball for the University of Florida, and was the starting center on the Florida Gators teams that won back-to-back NCAA national championships ...more

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Position: Small forward, Power forward, Center

Nationality: Dominican Republic

Number: 15

Teams: Atlanta Hawks

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Carlos Morban


Carlos Alberto Morban Rivera is a professional basketball player from the Dominican Republic. He is a 6 ft 2 in and 190 lb guard who currently plays professionally for Mexican team Lobos Grises UAD. ...more

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Nationality: Dominican Republic

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Charlie Villanueva is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Dominican Republic
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Charlie Alexander Villanueva is a Dominican-American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association. The son of immigrants from the Dominican Republic, Villanueva was raised in Elmhurst, Queens, New York. He was drafted at the age ...more

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Position: Power forward

Nationality: United States of America, Dominican Republic

Number: 31

Teams: Toronto Raptors, Milwaukee Bucks

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#57 on The Best Dallas Mavericks of All Time

#75 on The Best Hispanic Athletes

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#73 on The Best Wing Players in the NBA

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Chris Perez


Chris Perez is a basketball player. ...more

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Position: Guard

Nationality: Dominican Republic

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David Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Dominican Republic
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David Américo Ortiz Arias, nicknamed "Big Papi", is a Dominican-American professional baseball player. Ortiz is a designated hitter who occasionally plays first base for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball. He played with the Minnesota Twins from 1997-2002. Ortiz is a nine-time All-Star, a ...more

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Nationality: United States of America, Dominican Republic

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#3 on The Best Boston Red Sox of All Time

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Édgar Sosa


Édgar Sosa is a Dominican professional basketball player who plays for Dinamo Sassari of the Italian League. He arrived in Italy in 2010 after completing his U.S. college career with the University of Louisville Cardinals. ...more

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Nationality: United States of America, Dominican Republic

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Luis Felipe López is a retired Dominican professional basketball player from Santiago, Dominican Republic. He starred in United States high school and university basketball. López then played for four seasons in the National Basketball Association, but with far less success. He has since played for ...more

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Position: Shooting guard

Nationality: Dominican Republic

Teams: Washington Wizards, Vancouver Grizzlies, Minnesota Timberwolves

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#82 on Famous People Whose Last Name Is Lopez

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Francisco García is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Dominican Republic
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Francisco Alberto García is a Dominican professional basketball player who last played for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association. The 6'7", 195-pound swingman played college basketball at the University of Louisville before being selected by the Sacramento Kings with the 23rd ...more

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Position: Shooting guard, Small forward

Nationality: Dominican Republic

Number: 32

Teams: Sacramento Kings

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#58 on The Best Hispanic Athletes

#82 on The Best Foreign NBA Players

#39 on The Best Sacramento Kings of All Time

#22 on The Best NCAA Shooting Guards of the 2000s

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