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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745 327
Kyrie Irving is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Boston Celtics

2
157 27
Damian Lillard is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
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3
557 339
LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Los Angeles Lakers

4
307 154
Kevin Durant is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Golden State Warriors

5
547 351
Stephen Curry is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Golden State Warriors

6
359 236
Kawhi Leonard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
San Antonio Spurs

7
251 160
Jimmy Butler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Minnesota Timberwolves

8
435 336
Russell Westbrook is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Oklahoma City Thunder

9
273 185
Giannis Antetokounmpo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Milwaukee Bucks

10
192 137
Devin Booker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Phoenix Suns

11
225 174
Klay Thompson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Golden State Warriors

12
184 138
DeMar DeRozan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Toronto Raptors

13
77 27
James Harden is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
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14
85 36
Donovan Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
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274 282
Isaiah Thomas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Cleveland Cavaliers

16
53 20
Kemba Walker is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
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17
89 77
John Wall is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
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46 23
Chris Paul is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
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134 146
Jamal Crawford is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
MInnesota Timberwolves

20
96 128
Joe Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Utah Jazz

21
80 120
Kyle Lowry is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Toronto Raptors

22
78 117
DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
New Orleans Pelicans

23
4 6
Collin Sexton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
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24
57 103
Andrew Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
Minnesota Timberwolves

25
41 77
Brandon Ingram is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current NBA Clutch Players
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