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The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA  

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List Rules Professional swingman players currently playing in the NBA

Who are the best wing players in the NBA in 2018-2019? This list includes some of the top NBA players of all time. These players have incredible talent on the court, and they're always a huge threat. Who is the top NBA swingman? You decide, with your votes and reranks. The thing about being a great NBA wing player is this: A player has to be amazingly versatile. They must be a great shooter and a great passer. They have to get the whole picture at all times, anticipating the best options, often in crunch time situations.

For this reason, several notable names on this list of great wing players are also among the greatest offensive players in NBA history. They are, quite honestly, often human highlight reels. Interested in voting on some more excellent NBA lists? Check out these lists of the power forwards and shooting guards in basketball. While you're at it, vote for the top current NBA players and best current NBA coaches, too.

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LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Los Angeles Lakers
2
Kawhi Leonard is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Toronto Raptors, San Antonio Spurs
3
Kevin Durant is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Brooklyn Nets
4
Giannis Antetokounmpo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Milwaukee Bucks
5
James Harden is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Houston Rockets
6
Paul George is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Oklahoma City Thunder
7
Klay Thompson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Golden State Warriors
8
Jimmy Butler is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Philadelphia 76ers
9
DeMar DeRozan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
San Antonio Spurs
10
Damian Lillard is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
-1458753267137 added Portland Trail Blazers
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Gordon Hayward is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Boston Celtics
12
Dwyane Wade is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Miami Heat
13
Carmelo Anthony is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder
14
Bradley Beal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Washington Wizards
15
Andre Iguodala is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Memphis Grizzlies
16
C. J. McCollum is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Portland Trail Blazers
17
Draymond Green is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Golden State Warriors
18
Vince Carter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Brooklyn Nets, Toronto Raptors
19
Andrew Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
JoeAzar added Minnesota Timberwolves
20
Rudy Gay is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Memphis Grizzlies
21
Trevor Ariza is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Washington Wizards, Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers
22
Manu Ginóbili is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
23
Harrison Barnes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Sacramento Kings, Dallas Mavericks, Golden State Warriors
24
Kyle Korver is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
wiabux added Utah Jazz, Philadelphia 76ers
25
Danilo Gallinari is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA
Los Angeles Clippers