NBA The Best NBA Players from Arizona  

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List Rules Only NBA players born in Arizona.

Here are the best NBA players from Arizona. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in Arizona includes Sean Elliott, Marvin Bagley III, Jerryd Bayless, and Kevin Knox. Who is the greatest NBA player from Arizona?

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Marvin Bagley III is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Marvin Bagley III is an American professional basketball player for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Duke Blue Devils and ...more

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Sean Elliott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
Sean Michael Elliott is a retired American professional basketball player who starred at small forward in both the college and professional ranks. He attended the University of Arizona, where he ...more

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Steve Colter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Steve Colter is a retired American professional basketball player who was selected by the Portland Trail Blazers in the 2nd round of the 1984 NBA Draft. A 6'3" guard from New Mexico State ...more

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Jerryd Bayless is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Jerryd Bayless is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association. He played a year of college basketball for ...more

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Bernard Thompson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Bernard Thompson Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Bernard Thompson is a retired American professional basketball player who was selected by the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round of the 1984 NBA Draft. A 6'6" forward-guard from ...more

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Kevin Knox is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Kevin Knox II is an American professional basketball player for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Kentucky Wildcats and ...more

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Alan Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Alan Williams is a basketball player who plays for the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos.

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Bryce Cotton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Tucson, Arizona
Bryce Cotton is a basketball player at Providence College, Rhode Island, USA.

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Mark Alarie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Mark Steven Alarie is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the NBA. He was listed at 6'8" and 217 lb. Alarie attended Brophy College Preparatory, where he was the ...more

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Nick Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Gilbert, Arizona
Nick Johnson is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the Arizona ...more

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Larry Owens is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Mesa, Arizona, United States of America
Larry Owens is an American professional basketball player currently plays for the Iowa Energy of the NBA Development League. He played college basketball for Yavapai College and Oral Roberts ...more

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Perry Moss is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Perry Moss Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
Perry Victor Moss is a former NBA basketball player. Moss played basketball at Northeastern University under coach Jim Calhoun, where he averaged 15.2 points per game and 3.7 rebounds per game ...more

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Ron Davis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Ron Davis Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Ronald Howard "Ron" Davis is a retired professional basketball small forward who spent three seasons in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Atlanta Hawks and the San ...more

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Carrick Felix is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Players from Arizona
Carrick Felix Goodyear, Arizona, United States of America
Carrick Felix is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA Development League. He played college basketball for Arizona State University. ...more