current nba The Best Current NBA Clutch Players  

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List Rules Only current NBA Clutch Players. No retired or collegiate players.

Who are the best clutch players currently in the NBA? Certainly, this list includes some of the clutchest players playing right now, and potentially some of the top NBA players of all time. Check out these lists of best (worst) current floppers and best current three-point shooters, along with the greatest NBA scorers playing today. Having an awesome clutch player gives any NBA team a huge advantage.

The most clutch players who are currently playing in the NBA are certainly among the overall top current NBA players too (LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Kawhi Leonard, and Joe Johnson come to mind immediately). 

The highly skilled NBA players on this list can make or break a team's performance on the court. They are dependable players who manage the clock efficiently before making the buzzer beaters. These clutch players are expert ball handlers who are able to shoot off the dribble or catch and shoot behind the three-point line. 

Vote for the current clutch players that you think are the most important, key players for their respective teams, and if your favorite player isn't listed, add him. You can also re-rank this list of NBA clutch players in any order you want.

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465 212
Kyrie Irving is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Kyrie Irving Boston Celtics

2
378 198
LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
LeBron James Cleveland Cavaliers

3
382 237
Stephen Curry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Stephen Curry Golden State Warriors

4
332 225
Russell Westbrook is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Russell Westbrook Oklahoma City Thunder

5
151 74
Kevin Durant is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Kevin Durant Golden State Warriors

6
237 169
Kawhi Leonard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Kawhi Leonard San Antonio Spurs

7
177 122
Giannis Antetokounmpo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Giannis Antetokounmpo Milwaukee Bucks

8
85 33
Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
AndrewHorne added Michael Jordan Washington Wizards, Chicago Bulls

9
157 108
Jimmy Butler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Jimmy Butler Minnesota Timberwolves

10
231 201
Isaiah Thomas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Isaiah Thomas Cleveland Cavaliers

11
121 93
Devin Booker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Devin Booker Phoenix Suns

12
145 121
Klay Thompson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Klay Thompson Golden State Warriors

13
114 87
DeMar DeRozan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
DeMar DeRozan Toronto Raptors

14
97 102
Jamal Crawford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Jamal Crawford MInnesota Timberwolves

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71 89
Joe Johnson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Joe Johnson Utah Jazz

16
38 42
John Wall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
arnas added John Wall

17
37 42
Dirk Nowitzki is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
arnas added Dirk Nowitzki Dallas Mavericks

18
59 79
Kyle Lowry is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Kyle Lowry Toronto Raptors

19
52 71
DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
DeMarcus Cousins New Orleans Pelicans

20
38 63
Andrew Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Andrew Wiggins Minnesota Timberwolves

21
24 50
Brandon Ingram is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
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The Top Current NBA Players

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31 71
Marc Gasol is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Marc Gasol Memphis Grizzlies

23
30 70
Mike Conley, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Mike Conley Memphis Grizzlies

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26 70
Harrison Barnes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Harrison Barnes Dallas Mavericks

25
18 63
Eric Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Eric Bledsoe Phoenix Suns

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24 78
Enes Kanter is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Enes Kanter New York Knicks

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19 67
Zach Randolph is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Zach Randolph Sacramento Kings

28
10 68
Raymond Felton is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Raymond Felton Oklahoma City Thunder

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11 74
Jeremy Lamb is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Jeremy Lamb Charlotte Hornets

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5 76
Sean Kilpatrick is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Sean Kilpatrick Brooklyn Nets