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The Best NBA Players from Maryland

Updated February 14, 2020 3.6k votes 507 voters 25.3k views67 items

List RulesOnly NBA players born in Maryland.

Here are the best NBA players from Maryland. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and current and active players, this list of famous basketball players on an NBA team who were born in Maryland includes Rudy Gay, Victor Oladipo, Steve Francis, and Josh Hart. Included below are some of the best professional athletes from Baltimore and other parts of Maryland, but who is the greatest NBA player from Maryland?

Vote up the top Maryland NBA players, and add your favorite players if they're missing from the list. 

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  • Victor Oladipo1
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    Victor Oladipo

    Upper Marlboro, Maryland

    PositionShooting guard

    Age28

    Number4

    TeamsHouston Rockets

    Kehinde Babatunde Victor Oladipo (born May 4, 1992) is an American professional basketball...  more

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    #16 of 175 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History#8 of 50 The Greatest African NBA Players of All Time

  • Muggsy Bogues2
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    Muggsy Bogues

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionPoint guard

    Age55

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Charlotte Hornets, Toronto Raptors, Golden State Warriors

    Tyrone Curtis "Muggsy" Bogues (born January 9, 1965) is a retired American basketball player....  more

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    #1368 of 1,427 The Best Athletes Of All Time#18 of 27 The Best '90s Point Guards

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    Steve Francis

    USA, Takoma Park

    PositionPoint guard, Shooting guard

    Age42

    TeamsHouston Rockets, Orlando Magic, New York Knicks

    Steven D'Shawn Francis (born February 21, 1977) is an American former professional basketball...  more

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    #66 of 161 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings#210 of 227 The Greatest Offensive Players in NBA History

  • Rudy Gay4
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    Rudy Gay

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionSmall forward

    Age33

    Number22

    TeamsSan Antonio Spurs

    Rudy Carlton Gay Jr. (born August 17, 1986) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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    #82 of 102 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today#50 of 54 The Most Hated Active NBA Players

  • Sam Cassell5
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    Sam Cassell

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionPoint guard

    Age51

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Brooklyn Nets, Boston Celtics, Houston Rockets

    Samuel James Cassell Sr. (born November 18, 1969) is a former professional basketball player...  more

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    #131 of 786 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#49 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time

  • Will Barton6
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    Will Barton

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionShooting guard

    Age28

    Number5

    TeamsDenver Nuggets

    William Norman Barton (born January 6, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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    #9 of 46 The Greatest Memphis Basketball Players of All Time#178 of 294 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today

  • Reggie Lewis7
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    Reggie Lewis

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionSmall forward

    AgeDec. at 28 (1965-1993)

    TeamsBoston Celtics

    Reggie Lewis (November 21, 1965 – July 27, 1993) was an American professional basketball...  more

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    #8 of 32 The Best NBA Shooting Guards of the 90s#27 of 143 Athletes Whose Careers Ended Too Soon

  • Josh Hart8
    Josh Hart (born March 6, 1995) is an American professional basketball player for the New...  more
  • Markelle Fultz9
    Markelle N'Gai Fultz (born May 29, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the...  more

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    #42 of 55 The Best No. 1 Overall NBA Draft Picks of All Time, Ranked#42 of 76 The Best Point Guards Currently in the NBA

  • Michael Beasley10
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    Michael Beasley

    Maryland, United States of America

    PositionSmall forward, Power forward

    Age30

    Number0

    TeamsLos Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers

    Michael Paul Beasley Jr. (born January 9, 1989) is an American professional basketball player...  more

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    #92 of 107 The Greatest Lakers of All Time#112 of 120 The Fastest NBA Players of All Time

  • Jeff Green11
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    Jeff Green

    Cheverly, Maryland

    PositionSmall forward, Power forward

    Age34

    Number22

    TeamsUtah Jazz

    Jeffrey Lynn Green (born August 28, 1986) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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    #7 of 22 The Greatest Georgetown Basketball Players of All Time#84 of 135 The Best Small Forwards of All Time

  • Reggie Williams12
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    Reggie Williams

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionSmall forward

    Age56

    TeamsIndiana Pacers, Brooklyn Nets, Cleveland Cavaliers, Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Clippers

    Reggie Williams may refer to:...  more
  • Dennis Scott13
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    Dennis Scott

    Hagerstown, Maryland

    PositionSmall forward

    Age51

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Orlando Magic, Vancouver Grizzlies, Minnesota Timberwolves

    Dennis Eugene Scott (born September 5, 1968) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Juan Dixon14
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    Juan Dixon

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionShooting guard

    Age41

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Portland Trail Blazers, Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons

    Juan Dixon (born October 9, 1978) is an American former professional basketball player and the...  more
  • Ty Lawson15
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    Ty Lawson

    Clinton, Maryland

    PositionPoint guard

    Age32

    Number3

    Tywon Ronell Lawson (born November 3, 1987) is an American professional basketball player for...  more
  • Jerian Grant16
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    Jerian Grant

    Silver Spring, Maryland

    PositionGuard

    Age27

    Number22

    TeamsOrlando Magic, Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks

    Holdyn Jerian Grant (born October 9, 1992) is an American professional basketball player who...  more
  • Jarrett Jack17
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    Jarrett Jack

    Fort Washington, Maryland

    PositionPoint guard

    Age36

    Number2

    TeamsPortland Trail Blazers

    Jarrett Matthew Jack (born October 28, 1983) is an American professional basketball player who...  more
  • Keith Booth18
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    Keith Booth

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionSmall forward

    Age45

    TeamsChicago Bulls

    Keith Eugene Booth (born October 9, 1974) is an American basketball coach and former player....  more
  • David Wingate19
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    David Wingate

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    Age56

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Philadelphia 76ers, Charlotte Hornets, Seattle Supersonics, New York Knicks

    David Grover Stacey Wingate, Jr. (born December 15, 1963) is an American retired professional...  more
  • Marvin Webster20
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    Marvin Webster

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionCenter

    AgeDec. at 57 (1952-2009)

    TeamsSeattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks, Denver Nuggets, New York Knicks

    Marvin Nathaniel Webster (April 13, 1952 – April 4, 2009) was an American professional...  more
  • Rodney McGruder21
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    Rodney McGruder

    Landover, Maryland

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    Age24

    Number22

    Rodney Christian McGruder is an American professional basketball player who currently plays...  more
  • Danny Ferry22
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    Danny Ferry

    Hyattsville, Maryland

    PositionSmall forward, Power forward

    Age53

    TeamsCleveland Cavaliers

    Daniel John Willard Ferry (born October 17, 1966) is an American retired professional...  more
  • Terry Dozier23
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    Terry Dozier

    Baltimore, Maryland

    TeamsCharlotte Hornets

    Terry Linnard Dozier is a retired American professional basketball small forward who played...  more
  • Gene Shue24
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    Gene Shue

    Baltimore, Maryland

    Age88

    TeamsBaltimore Bullets, Detroit Pistons, Fort Wayne Pistons, New York Knicks

    Eugene William Shue (born December 18, 1931) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Gary Neal25
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    Gary Neal

    Baltimore, Maryland

    PositionPoint guard, Shooting guard

    Age35

    Number14

    Gary Neal (born October 3, 1984) is an American professional basketball player who last played...  more