NBA The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts  

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List Rules Only NBA players born in Massachusetts.

Here are the best NBA players from Massachusetts. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in Massachusetts includes Bill Laimbeer, Michael Carter-Williams, Nerlens Noel, and Vinny Del Negro. Who is the greatest NBA player from Massachusetts?

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Bill Laimbeer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts
Center William "Bill" Laimbeer, Jr. is an American retired National Basketball Association player who spent most of his career with the Detroit Pistons. Teaming with hall of fame backcourt ...more

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Matt Geiger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts
Center Matthew Allen "Matt" Geiger is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association at the center position.

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Nerlens Noel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts
Forward, Power forward, Center Nerlens Noel is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association. His collegiate basketball career ended in his ...more

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Michael Carter-Williams is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts
Guard Michael Carter-Williams is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association. He was drafted 11th overall in the 2013 ...more

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Dana Barros is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts
Point guard Dana Bruce Barros is a retired American professional basketball player from the NBA. In college, he played at Boston College, finishing as one of the school's all-time leading scorers.

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Bob Carrington is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts
Bob Carrington Robert Frederick "Bob" Carrington is a retired American professional basketball player. He was a 6'6" 195 lb guard and played collegiately at Boston College. Carrington was ...more

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Vinny Del Negro is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts
Point guard, Shooting guard Vincent Joseph "Vinny" Del Negro is a retired American basketball player. He was the head coach of the NBA's Chicago Bulls from 2008 until 2010, and the Los Angeles Clippers from 2010 ...more

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Travis Best is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts
Travis Eric Best is an American former professional basketball player, who played in the NBA and in Europe.