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The Best NBA Players from Iowa

Updated June 8, 2021 1.9k votes 297 voters 6.6k views27 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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    36

    Kyle Korver

    Lakewood, California

    PositionSmall forward

    TeamsMilwaukee Bucks

    Raised in Pella, Iowa

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    56

    Harrison Barnes

    Ames, Iowa

    PositionSmall forward

    TeamsSacramento Kings

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    39

    Kirk Hinrich

    Sioux City, Iowa

    PositionPoint guard, Shooting guard

    TeamsChicago Bulls,Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks

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    48

    Nick Collison

    Orange City, Iowa

    PositionPower forward, Center

    TeamsSeattle Supersonics, Oklahoma City Thunder

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    27

    Bob Hansen

    Des Moines, Iowa

    PositionShooting guard

    TeamsUtah Jazz, Sacramento Kings, Chicago Bulls

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    52
    33

    Matt Bullard

    Des Moines, Iowa

    PositionForward

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets, Charlotte Hornets

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    40

    Fred Hoiberg

    Lincoln, Nebraska

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    TeamsIndiana Pacers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Chicago Bulls

    Raised in Ames, Iowa

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    47

    Raef LaFrentz

    Hampton, Iowa

    PositionPower forward, Center

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

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    34
    23

    Ryan Bowen

    Fort Madison, Iowa

    PositionPower forward

    TeamsHouston Rockets, New Orleans Pelicans, Denver Nuggets

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    32

    Jon Koncak

    Cedar Rapids, Iowa

    PositionCenter

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks, Orlando Magic

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    48

    Marcus Paige

    Cedar Rapids, Iowa

    PositionPoint Guard

    TeamsCharlotte Hornets

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    27
    28

    Kevin Kunnert

    Dubuque, Iowa

    PositionPower forward, Center

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

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    24
    28

    Kenny Fields

    Iowa City, Iowa

    PositionSmall forward

    TeamsMilwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Clippers

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    Jarrod Uthoff

    Cedar Rapids, Iowa

    PositionPower forward

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Memphis Grizzlies, Washington Wizards

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    1
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    Dean Oliver

    Quincy, Illinois

    PositionPoint guard

    TeamsGolden State Warriors

    Raised in Mason City, Iowa

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    1
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    Patrick O'Bryant

    Okaloosa, Iowa

    PositionCenter

    TeamsGolden State Warriors, Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors

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    25

    Todd Mundt

    Iowa City, Iowa

    PositionCenter

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics

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    17
    23

    Dick Gibbs

    Ames, Iowa

    PositionSmall forward

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

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    25
    35

    Darren Daye

    Des Moines, Iowa

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls

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    1
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    Hoot Gibson

    Des Moines, Iowa

    PositionForward

    TeamsTri-Cities Blackhawks, Denver Nuggets, Boston Celtics

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    23
    33

    Luke Zeller

    Ames, Iowa

    PositionForward, Power forward, Center, Forward-center

    TeamsPhoenix Suns

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    20
    29

    Brett Szabo

    Postville, Post Township

    PositionCenter

    TeamsBoston Celtics

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    16
    23

    Matt Fish

    Washington, Iowa

    PositionCenter

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

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    22
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    Murray Wier

    Grandview, Iowa

    PositionGuard

    TeamsTri-Cities Blackhawks

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    Loren Meyer

    Emmetsburg, Iowa

    PositionCenter

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Denver Nuggets