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The Best NBA Players from Missouri

Updated June 8, 2021 5.0k votes 676 voters 15.7k views68 items

List RulesOnly NBA players born or raised in Missouri.

Here are the best NBA players from Missouri. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in Missouri includes Bradley Beal, Jayson Tatum, Alec Burks, Michael Porter., Larry Hughes, and Otto Porter Jr. Who is the greatest NBA player from Missouri?

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  • 1
    477
    94

    Jayson Tatum

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionSmall forward

    TeamsBoston Celtics

  • 2
    433
    81

    Bradley Beal

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionShooting guard

    TeamsWashington Wizards

  • 3
    167
    64

    Jo Jo White

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionPoint guard

    TeamsKansas City Kings, Boston Celtics, Golden State Warriors

  • 4
    137
    59

    Larry Hughes

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionPoint guard, Shooting guard, Small forward

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Philadelphia 76ers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors, Chicago Bulls

  • 5
    178
    92

    Otto Porter Jr.

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionSmall forward

    TeamsOrlando Magic

  • 6
    87
    34

    Anthony Peeler

    Kansas City, Missouri

    PositionShooting guard

    TeamsWashington Wizards, Sacramento Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, Vancouver Grizzlies, Minnesota Timberwolves

  • 7
    107
    53

    Bill Bradley

    Crystal City, Missouri

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    TeamsNew York Knicks

  • 8
    100
    50

    Landry Shamet

    Kansas City, Missouri

    PositionShooting guard

    TeamsBrooklyn Nets

  • 9
    115
    63

    Ben McLemore

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionShooting guard

    TeamsLos Angeles Lakers

  • 10
    117
    68

    David Lee

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionPower forward

    TeamsNew York Knicks

  • 11
    76
    36

    Alec Burks

    Grandview, Missouri

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    TeamsNew York Knicks

  • 12
    68
    30

    Kareem Rush

    Kansas City, Missouri

    PositionShooting guard

    TeamsCharlotte Bobcats, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Lakers

  • 13
    95
    57

    Patrick McCaw

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionShooting guard

    TeamsToronto Raptors

  • 14
    71
    35

    Steve Stipanovich

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionCenter

    TeamsIndiana Pacers

  • 15
    65
    30

    Anthony Bonner

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionPower forward

    TeamsSacramento Kings, Orlando Magic, New York Knicks

  • 16
    99
    62

    Tyronn Lue

    Mexico, Missouri

    PositionPoint guard

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic

  • 17
    59
    25

    Anthony Tolliver

    Springfield, Missouri

    PositionPower forward

    TeamsPhiladelphia 76ers

  • 18
    79
    53

    Tyler Hansbrough

    Columbia, Missouri

    PositionPower forward, Center

    TeamsIndiana Pacers, Charlotte Hornets

  • 19
    60
    35

    Brandon Rush

    Kansas City, Missouri

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    TeamsIndiana Pacers, Golden State Warriors

  • 20
    46
    25

    Ed Macauley

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionPower forward, Center

    TeamsSt. Louis Bombers, Boston Celtics, St. Louis Hawks

  • 21
    38
    17

    Shaquille Harrison

    Kansas City, Missouri

    PositionGuard

    TeamsDenver Nuggets

  • 22
    34
    16

    Bob Ferry

    St. Louis, Missouri

    PositionPower forward, Center

    TeamsBaltimore Bullets, St. Louis Hawks, Detroit Pistons

  • 23
    25
    15

    Kim Anderson

    Sedalia, Missouri

    PositionSmall forward

    TeamsPortland Trail Blazers

  • 24
    10
    1

    Michael Porter Jr.

    Columbia, Missouri

    PositionSmall forward

    TeamsDenver Nuggets

  • 25
    24
    21

    Jahidi White

    USA, St. Louis

    PositionPower forward, Center

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Charlotte Bobcats, Washington Wizards