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The Best Current Wing Players in the NBA

Updated February 14, 2020 16.8k votes 2.9k voters 77.8k views53 items

List RulesVote up the best wing players in the NBA today.

Who are the best wing players in the NBA today? This list includes some of the top NBA players of all time. These wings have incredible talent at their position 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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  • Kawhi Leonard1
    825
    325

    Kawhi Leonard

    Los Angeles Clippers

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    Age29

    BirthplaceRiverside, California

    Number2

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  • Giannis Antetokounmpo2
    743
    155

    Giannis Antetokounmpo

    Milwaukee Bucks

    PositionSmall forward, Point forward

    Age26

    BirthplaceAthens, Greece

    Number34

  • LeBron James3
    1,048
    492

    LeBron James

    Los Angeles Lakers

    PositionSmall forward, Power forward

    Age36

    BirthplaceAkron, Ohio

    Number23

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  • Dwyane Wade4
    814
    367

    voting closed at #4

    Dwyane Wade

    Miami Heat

    PositionPoint guard, Shooting guard

    Age38

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Number3

  • Kevin Durant5
    898
    429

    Kevin Durant

    Brooklyn Nets

    PositionSmall forward

    Age32

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    Number35

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  • Damian Lillard6
    353
    120

    Damian Lillard

    Portland Trail Blazers

    PositionPoint guard

    Age30

    BirthplaceOakland, California

    Number0

  • James Harden7
    663
    299

    James Harden

    Houston Rockets

    PositionShooting guard

    Age31

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Number13

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  • Jimmy Butler8
    479
    251

    Jimmy Butler

    Miami Heat

    PositionSmall forward

    Age31

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    Number21

  • Klay Thompson9
    509
    291

    Klay Thompson

    Golden State Warriors

    PositionShooting guard

    Age30

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Number11

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    #4 of 86 The Best Second-Generation NBA Players Of All Time#25 of 175 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History

  • Paul George10
    574
    338

    Paul George

    Los Angeles Clippers

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    Age30

    BirthplacePalmdale, California

    Number24

  • Bradley Beal11
    285
    130

    Bradley Beal

    Washington Wizards

    PositionShooting guard

    Age27

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri

    Number3

  • C. J. McCollum12
    241
    120

    C. J. McCollum

    Portland Trail Blazers

    PositionShooting guard

    Age28

    BirthplaceCanton, Ohio, United States of America

    Number3

  • DeMar DeRozan13
    376
    320

    DeMar DeRozan

    San Antonio Spurs

    PositionShooting guard

    Age31

    BirthplaceCompton, California

    Number10

  • Donovan Mitchell14
    80
    16

    Donovan Mitchell

    Utah Jazz

    PositionShooting guard

    Number45

  • Devin Booker15
    120
    16

    Devin Booker

    Phoenix Suns

    PositionShooting guard

    Age29

    BirthplaceWhitmire, South Carolina

    Number1

  • Draymond Green16
    237
    187

    Draymond Green

    Golden State Warriors

    PositionPower forward

    Age29

    BirthplaceSaginaw, Michigan

    Number23

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  • Jayson Tatum17
    81
    1

    Jayson Tatum

    Boston Celtics

    PositionSmall forward

    Number0

  • Tobias Harris18
    122
    90

    Tobias Harris

    Philadelphia 76ers

    PositionSmall forward, Power forward

    Age28

    BirthplaceIslip, New York

    Number12

  • Jaylen Brown19
    92
    17

    Jaylen Brown

    Boston Celtics

    PositionSmall forward / Shooting guard

    Number7

  • Victor Oladipo20
    86
    20

    Victor Oladipo

    Indiana Pacers

    PositionShooting guard

    Age28

    BirthplaceUpper Marlboro, Maryland

    Number4

  • Eric Gordon21
    120
    112

    Eric Gordon

    Houston Rockets

    PositionShooting guard

    Age32

    BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana

    Number10

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    #9 of 65 The Greatest Indiana Hoosiers Basketball Players of All Time#26 of 76 The Best Point Guards Currently in the NBA

  • Gordon Hayward22
    281
    328

    Gordon Hayward

    Charlotte Hornets

    PositionSmall forward

    Age30

    BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana

    Number20

  • Pascal Siakam23
    65
    8

    Pascal Siakam

    Toronto Raptors

    PositionPower forward

    Number13

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  • Zach LaVine24
    63
    16

    Zach LaVine

    Chicago Bulls

    PositionGuard

    Age25

    BirthplaceRenton, Washington

    Number8

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    #328 of 786 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#30 of 102 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today

  • Andrew Wiggins25
    178
    195

    Andrew Wiggins

    Minnesota Timberwolves

    PositionSmall forward

    Age24

    BirthplaceMarkham, Thornhill, Canada

    Number22