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Famous Basketball Players from Puerto Rico

List of famous basketball players from Puerto Rico, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Puerto Rico has produced some very talented basketball players over the years, including centers, guards and forwards. These are some of the best Puerto Rican basketball players to ever live, so if you're a native of Puerto Rico 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 Puerto Rico then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List below includes Nate Butler Lind, Edwin Ubiles and more players.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Puerto Rican basketball players?" and "Which basketball players are from Puerto Rico?"

You can click on the names of these legendary basketball players of Puerto Rico in order to get more information about each one. If you play basketball or just love the sport then use this list of talented Puerto Rican basketball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.


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    Alfred "Butch" Lee, Jr. is a retired Puerto Rican professional basketball player. He began his career in the NCAA, where he gathered several "Player of the Year" recognitions and earned All-American honors as both a junior and senior while at Marquette University. Lee was selected as the Most ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Point guard
    • Nationality: United States of America, Puerto Rico
    • Teams: Atlanta Hawks, Los Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers
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    Roberto José Hatton Negron is a Puerto Rican professional basketball player. Hatton has most notably played for Marist College in the NCAA and the National Superior Basketball League of Puerto Rico with the Arecibo Captains, San Germán Athletics, and the Ponce Lions. Hatton has also played ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Point guard
    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
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    Carlos Alberto Arroyo Bermúdez is a Puerto Rican professional basketball player who currently plays for the Cangrejeros de Santurce of the Puerto Rican Baloncesto Superior Nacional. Arroyo had previously played in the National Basketball Association with the Toronto Raptors, Denver Nuggets, Utah Jazz, ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Point guard
    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
    • Teams: Utah Jazz, Orlando Magic, Toronto Raptors, Golden State Warriors, Detroit Pistons
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    Daniel Gregg Santiago is an American-born Puerto Rican professional basketball player, currently playing at the center position for the Cangrejeros de Santurce. He has played in the NBA, NCAA, NAIA, and the National Superior Basketball League of Puerto Rico, and overseas in Italy, Spain, and Argentina. more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Center
    • Nationality: United States of America, Puerto Rico
    • Teams: Phoenix Suns, Milwaukee Bucks
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    David Huertas

    David Huertas is a Puerto Rican professional basketball player. Huertas is a 6'5" shooting guard who currently plays professionally with the Capitanes de Arecibo in the National Superior Basketball league. He is also a member of the Puerto Rican national basketball team. more on Wikipedia
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    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
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    Edwin Ubiles

    Edwin Ubiles is a Puerto Rican-American professional basketball player who curreently plays for Atenienses de Manatí of the Baloncesto Superior Nacional. He played college basketball at Siena College. Ubiles averaged 14.8 points per game and finished 3rd in scoring with 1,939 points all time at ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Nationality: United States of America, Puerto Rico
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    Gary Browne

    Gary Browne is an American basketball guard who plays for the West Virginia Mountaineers. more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Guard
    • Nationality: United States of America, Puerto Rico
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    Guillermo Diaz is a Puerto Rican professional basketball player. Diaz was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers of the NBA in 2006, becoming the fifth Puerto Rican ever drafted by the NBA and the eighth to play there. Diaz has also played professionally in Europe and in Puerto Rico. more on Wikipedia
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    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
    • Teams: Los Angeles Clippers
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    José Juan "J.J." Barea Mora is a Puerto Rican professional basketball player who currently plays for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for Northeastern University before joining the Mavericks in 2006 and becoming just the seventh Puerto Rican to ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Point guard
    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
    • Teams: Dallas Mavericks
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    José Rafael Ortiz, better known as Piculín or Picu, is a retired Puerto Rican professional basketball player. He has played in the NCAA, NBA, various European teams and the National Superior Basketball League of Puerto Rico. He played for the Utah Jazz while in the NBA and the Atléticos de San Germán, ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Center
    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
    • Teams: Utah Jazz
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    Mario Stramaglia

    Mario Stramaglia is a basketball player who plays for the East Tennessee State Buccaneers. more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Guard
    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
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    Nate Butler Lind

    Nate Butler Lind is a basketball player for the TCU Horned Frogs basketball team. more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Guard
    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
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    Nathan Peavy

    Nathan Peavy is a professional basketball player for Alba Berlin of the German League. He is the son of former NBA player Terry Peavy and former Puerto Rico National Team swimmer Nila. Peavy played in the NCAA for the Miami Redhawk team from 2003-06. He also played in Germany from 2007-09. Peavy was ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Power forward, Center
    • Nationality: United States of America, Puerto Rico
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    Renaldo Balkman is a Puerto Rican-American professional basketball player who last played for the Texas Legends of the NBA D League. He played college basketball for the University of South Carolina and has represented the Puerto Rico national team in international competition. more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Small forward, Power forward
    • Nationality: United States of America, Puerto Rico
    • Teams: New York Knicks
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    Ricardo "Ricky" Sánchez is a Puerto Rican professional basketball player, currently playing for Atenienses de Manati. He has played with the Idaho Stampede in the NBA Development League and the Continental Basketball Association, and in the National Superior Basketball League of Puerto Rico, with the ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Power forward
    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
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    Shabazz Bozie Napier is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association. He was drafted 24th overall by the Charlotte Hornets in the 2014 NBA draft and immediately traded to the Miami Heat. Napier played college basketball for the ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Position: Guard
    • Nationality: United States of America, Puerto Rico
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