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The Best NBA Players from Oregon 

Ranker NBA
Updated June 2, 2019 905 votes 142 voters 3.7k views 29 items

List Rules Only NBA players born in Oregon.

Here are the best NBA players from Oregon. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in Oregon includes Terrence Ross, Danny Ainge, A. C. Green, and Damon Stoudamire. Who is the greatest NBA player from Oregon?

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

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Domantas Sabonis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Center / Power forward from Portland, Oregon

Age: 23

Number: 11

Teams: Indiana Pacers

Domantas Sabonis (born May 3, 1996) is a Lithuanian professional basketball player for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He previously played in Spain for Unicaja ...more

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Terrence Ross is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Small forward and Shooting guard from Portland, Oregon

Age: 28

Number: 31

Teams: Orlando Magic

Terrence James Elijah Ross (born February 5, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball ...more

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A. C. Green is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Power forward and Center from Portland, Oregon, United States of America

Age: 56

Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat

A. C. Green Jr. (born October 4, 1963) is an American retired National Basketball Association (NBA) player who played in more consecutive games than any other player in NBA and ABA history. With ...more

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Damon Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Point guard from Portland, Oregon, USA

Age: 46

Teams: Portland Trail Blazers, Memphis Grizzlies, Toronto Raptors

Damon Lamon Stoudamire (born September 3, 1973) is an American retired professional basketball player and the current head men's basketball coach at the University of the Pacific. The 5 ft 10 in ...more

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Danny Ainge is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Shooting guard from Eugene, Oregon, United States of America

Age: 60

Teams: Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Portland Trail Blazers, Boston Celtics

Daniel Ray Ainge (born March 17, 1959) is an American basketball executive and former professional basketball and baseball player. Ainge is currently the general manager and President of ...more

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Jerami Grant is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Forward from Portland, Oregon

Age: 25

Number: 9

Teams: Denver Nuggets

Houston Jerami Grant (born March 12, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the ...more

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Terrell Brandon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Point guard from Portland, Oregon

Age: 49

Teams: Cleveland Cavaliers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Milwaukee Bucks

Thomas Terrell Brandon (born May 20, 1970) is an American retired professional basketball player. He played for three teams during his 11-year career in the National Basketball Association

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Terrence Jones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Forward from Portland, Oregon

Age: 27

Number: 6

Terrence Alexander Jones (born January 9, 1992) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the TNT KaTropa of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). He played ...more

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Kyle Singler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Small forward and Forward from Medford, Oregon, United States of America

Age: 31

Number: 25

Kyle Edward Singler (born May 4, 1988) is an American professional basketball player who is playing for Iberostar Tenerife of the Liga ACB. Singler was a four-year starter for the Duke men's ...more

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Thomas Gardner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Shooting guard and Small forward from Portland, Oregon

Age: 34

Teams: Chicago Bulls

Thomas Earl Gardner (born February 8, 1985) is an American professional basketball player who played briefly in the National Basketball Association (NBA). A 6'5" (1.96 m) guard, Gardner ...more
11
Aaron Miles is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Point guard from Portland, Oregon

Age: 36

Teams: Golden State Warriors

Aaron Marquez Miles (born April 13, 1983) is an American basketball coach and former player. He played college basketball for the Kansas Jayhawks and had a brief stint in the National Basketball ...more
12
Mel Counts is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Center from Coos Bay, Oregon

Age: 78

Teams: Phoenix Suns, Philadelphia 76ers, Baltimore Bullets, Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, + more

Mel Grant Counts (born October 16, 1941) is an American retired basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1964 to 1976. An excellent outside shooter for a 7 ...more
13
Richard Washington is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Center from Portland, Oregon

Age: 64

Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Kansas City Kings, Cleveland Cavaliers, Milwaukee Bucks

Richard Lee Washington (born July 15, 1955) is a retired American professional basketball player.
14
Mike Newlin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon

Age: 70

Teams: Brooklyn Nets, Houston Rockets, New York Knicks

Michael F. "Mike" Newlin (born January 2, 1949) is a retired American basketball player in the NBA. A feisty 6'4" (1.93 m), 200 lb (91 kg) guard from the University of Utah, he ...more

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Salim Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Point guard from Portland, Oregon

Age: 37

Teams: Atlanta Hawks

Charles Salim Stoudamire (born October 11, 1982) is an American former professional basketball player. Stoudamire was selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the second round (31st overall pick) of the ...more

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Ronnie Brewer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Shooting guard and Small forward from Portland, Oregon

Age: 34

Number: 8

Teams: Utah Jazz

Ronnie Brewer (born March 20, 1985) is an American former professional basketball player who last played for the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA Development League. Brewer played collegiately at ...more
17
Chico Vaughn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Chico Vaughn

Age: Dec. at 73 (1940-2013)

Charles "Chico" Vaughn (February 19, 1940 – October 25, 2013) was an American basketball player. At 6'2", he played the guard position. Vaughn is the highest scorer in Illinois ...more
18
Luke Jackson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Shooting guard and Small forward from Eugene, Oregon

Age: 38

Number: 9

Teams: Toronto Raptors, Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers

Luke Ryan Jackson (born November 6, 1981) is an American former professional basketball player and the former head coach for the Northwest Christian University Beacons.
19
Dan Dickau is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Point guard from Portland, Oregon

Age: 41

Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Atlanta Hawks, Portland Trail Blazers, Boston Celtics, New Orleans Pelicans, + more

Daniel David "Dan" Dickau (born September 16, 1978) is a retired American professional basketball player who currently works as an on-air broadcaster for the Pac-12 Network, CBS Sports ...more
20
Mike James is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon

Age: 29

Number: 5

Michael "Mike" James is an American professional basketball player who plays for Laboral Kutxa of the Liga ACB. He was a high school basketball standout playing for Grant High School ...more
21
Charlie Sitton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Charlie Sitton

Age: 57

Teams: Dallas Mavericks

Charles E. Sitton (born July 3, 1962) is an American retired basketball player. He played one season in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the Dallas Mavericks, who selected him in ...more
22
Josh Davis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Power forward from Salem, Oregon

Age: 39

Teams: Phoenix Suns, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers, Houston Rockets, Milwaukee Bucks

Joshua Warren Davis (born August 10, 1980) is an American former professional basketball player.
23
Will Conroy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Point guard and Guard from Portland, Oregon

Age: 37

Teams: Memphis Grizzlies, Los Angeles Clippers

William James Conroy (born December 8, 1982) is an American professional basketball player and coach.
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Kyle Wiltjer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Power forward and Center from Portland, Oregon

Age: 27

Number: 33

Kyle Gregory Wiltjer (born October 20, 1992) is a Canadian-American professional basketball player who plays for Türk Telekom of the Turkish Basketball Super League. He spent two seasons of ...more
25
Dave Gambee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NBA Players from Oregon
Dave Gambee Small forward from Portland, Oregon

Age: 82

Teams: Philadelphia 76ers, Syracuse Nationals, St. Louis Hawks, San Diego Rockets, Milwaukee Bucks, + more

Dave Gambee (born February 16, 1937) is an American former basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA).