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The Best NBA Players from Iowa

Updated July 30, 2021 2.1k votes 320 voters 7.2k views28 items

List RulesOnly NBA players born or riased in Iowa.

Here are the best NBA players from Iowa. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in Iowa includes Harrison Barnes, Kirk Hinrich, Nick Collison, and Darren Daye. Who is the greatest NBA player from Iowa?

Vote up the top Iowa NBA players, and help decide who is the best basketball player from Iowa. 

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  • 1
    mbless1415 addedLakewood, California
    138
    34

    PositionSmall forward

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsMilwaukee Bucks

    Raised in Pella, Iowa

  • 2
    Ames, Iowa
    158
    55

    PositionSmall forward

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsSacramento Kings

  • 3
    Sioux City, Iowa
    115
    41

    PositionPoint guard, Shooting guard

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsChicago Bulls,Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks

  • 4
    Orange City, Iowa
    87
    47

    PositionPower forward, Center

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsSeattle Supersonics, Oklahoma City Thunder

  • 5
    Des Moines, Iowa
    63
    32

    PositionShooting guard

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsUtah Jazz, Sacramento Kings, Chicago Bulls

  • 6
    mbless1415 addedLincoln, Nebraska
    59
    41

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsIndiana Pacers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Chicago Bulls

    Raised in Ames, Iowa

  • 7
    Hampton, Iowa
    62
    48

    PositionPower forward, Center

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Portland Trail Blazers, Boston Celtics, Denver Nuggets

  • 8
    Des Moines, Iowa
    49
    37

    PositionForward

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets, Charlotte Hornets

  • 9
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    68
    61

    PositionPower forward

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Memphis Grizzlies, Washington Wizards

  • 10
    Fort Madison, Iowa
    36
    25

    PositionPower forward

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsHouston Rockets, New Orleans Pelicans, Denver Nuggets

  • 11
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    50
    49

    PositionPoint Guard

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsCharlotte Hornets

  • 12
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    36
    32

    PositionCenter

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks, Orlando Magic

  • 13
    Muscatine, Iowa
    10
    1

    PositionShooting Guard

    TeamsSan Antonio Spurs

  • 14
    Dubuque, Iowa
    26
    31

    PositionPower forward, Center

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsPortland Trail Blazers, Buffalo Braves, Houston Rockets, San Diego Clippers

  • 15
    Iowa City, Iowa
    24
    32

    PositionSmall forward

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsMilwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Clippers

  • 16
    Quincy, Illinois
    3
    3

    PositionPoint guard

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsGolden State Warriors

    Raised in Mason City, Iowa

  • 17
    Iowa City, Iowa
    18
    26

    PositionCenter

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics

  • 18
    Des Moines, Iowa
    24
    35

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls

  • 19
    Okaloosa, Iowa
    1
    1

    PositionCenter

    NationalityUSA

    TeamsGolden State Warriors, Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors

  • 20
    Des Moines, Iowa
    1
    1

    PositionForward

    TeamsTri-Cities Blackhawks, Denver Nuggets, Boston Celtics

  • 21
    Ames, Iowa
    22
    33

    PositionForward, Power forward, Center, Forward-center

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsPhoenix Suns

  • 22
    Ames, Iowa
    16
    24

    PositionSmall forward

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Kansas City Kings, Buffalo Braves, Houston Rockets, Seattle Supersonics

  • 23
    Postville, Post Township
    20
    29

    PositionCenter

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsBoston Celtics

  • 24
    Washington, Iowa
    16
    24

    PositionCenter

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Miami Heat, Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Clippers, New York Knicks

  • 25
    Grandview, Iowa
    22
    34

    PositionGuard

    NationalityUnited States of America

    TeamsTri-Cities Blackhawks