NBA The Best NBA Players from Florida  

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List Rules Only NBA players born in Florida.

Here are the best NBA players from Florida. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in Florida includes David Robinson, Vince Carter, Tracy McGrady, and Gilbert Arenas. Who is the greatest NBA player from Florida?

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Vince Carter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Daytona Beach, Florida, United States of America
Vincent Lamar Carter (born January 26, 1977) is an American professional basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 m) tall ...more

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David Robinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Key West, Florida, United States of America
David Maurice Robinson (born August 6, 1965) is an American retired professional basketball player, who played center for the San Antonio Spurs in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for ...more

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Tracy McGrady is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Bartow, Florida, United States of America
Tracy Lamar McGrady, Jr. is an American retired professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association. He is a seven-time NBA All-Star, seven-time All-NBA selection, and a ...more

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Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Lake Wales, Florida, United States of America
Amar'e Carsares Stoudemire is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association. Stoudemire played high school ...more

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Mitch Richmond is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America
Mitchell James Richmond (born June 30, 1965) is an American retired professional basketball player and current assistant coach of the St. John's Red Storm. He played collegiately at Moberly Area ...more

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Artis Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Chipley, Florida, United States of America
Artis Gilmore is a retired American Hall of Fame basketball player who played in the American Basketball Association and National Basketball Association. Artis was inducted into the Naismith ...more

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Gilbert Arenas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Florida, United States of America
Gilbert Jay Arenas, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association. Arenas attended Grant High School in the ...more

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Udonis Haslem is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Miami, Florida, United States of America
Udonis Johneal Haslem is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association. Haslem played college basketball for the University of Florida, ...more

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Dee Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Jacksonville, Florida
DeCovan Kadell "Dee" Brown is a retired American professional basketball player who spent twelve seasons in the NBA, playing for the Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors, and Orlando Magic. ...more

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James Jones is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Miami, Florida, United States of America
James Andrew Jones is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA. He currently serves as the secretary-treasurer of the National ...more

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Anthony Mason is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Miami, Florida, United States of America
Anthony George Douglas Mason was an American professional basketball player. In his 13-year career he played with the New Jersey Nets, Denver Nuggets, New York Knicks, Charlotte Hornets, ...more

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Trevor Ariza is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Miami, Florida, United States of America
Trevor Anthony Ariza (born June 30, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He won an NBA championship with ...more

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Steve Blake is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Hollywood, Florida, United States of America
Steven Hanson Blake is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association. Previously, he played for the ...more

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Eddie Johnson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Edward Arnet "Eddie" Johnson is a retired American professional basketball player who spent 17 seasons in the NBA and another season in the Euroleague midway through his career, ...more

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Will Perdue is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Melbourne, Florida, United States of America
William Edward Perdue is a retired American NBA basketball player who was a member of four NBA championship teams, three with the Chicago Bulls and one with the San Antonio Spurs. Perdue is now ...more

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Jordan Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
San Antonio, Texas, United States of America
Jordan Clarkson is a Filipino-American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for two seasons with ...more

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Otis Birdsong is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Winter Haven, Florida, United States of America
Otis Lee Birdsong is an American former professional basketball player. He spent twelve seasons in the NBA and appeared in four NBA All-Star Games. A 6'3" guard who attended Winter Haven ...more

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Vin Baker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Lake Wales, Florida, United States of America
Vincent Lamont "Vin" Baker is a former American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association. He appeared in four consecutive All-Star Games before ...more

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Truck Robinson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America
Leonard Eugene Robinson was an American power forward for the Washington Bullets, Atlanta Hawks, New Orleans Jazz, Phoenix Suns, and New York Knicks. He helped the Bullets win the 1975 NBA ...more

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Vernon Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
Vernon Maxwell is an American retired professional basketball player who was a shooting guard in the National Basketball Association for thirteen seasons during the late 1980s, 1990s, and early ...more

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Mitchell Robinson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Mitchell Robinson (born April 1, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was selected with the 36th overall ...more

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Chucky Atkins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Orlando, Florida, United States of America
Chucky Atkins is a former professional basketball player and an actor.

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Darryl Dawkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Orlando, Florida, United States of America
Darryl Dawkins is a retired American professional basketball player, most noted for his days with the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Nets, although he also played briefly for the ...more

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Reggie Evans is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Pensacola, Florida, United States of America
Reginald Jamaal "Reggie" Evans is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Sacramento Kings of the NBA. While limited in his offensive game, Evans is ...more

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Eddie Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NBA Players from Florida
Pompano Beach, Florida, United States of America
Eddie Charles Jones is an American retired professional basketball player who played for several teams in his 14 year National Basketball Association career. Jones played college basketball at ...more