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The Best NBA Players from Utah

Updated July 18, 2019 1.7k votes 211 voters 5.1k views22 items

List RulesOnly NBA players born in Utah.

Here are the best NBA players from Utah. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in Utah includes Tom Chambers, Byron Scott, John Collins, and Fred Roberts. Who is the greatest NBA player from Utah?

Vote up the top Utah NBA players, and add your favorite players if they're missing from the list. Then head over and check out some more top athletes from Utah with a list of the best NFL players from Utah.

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  • Tom Chambers1
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    Tom Chambers

    Ogden, Utah

    PositionPower forward, Center

    Age60

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Utah Jazz, Philadelphia 76ers, Charlotte Hornets, San Diego Clippers

    Thomas Doane Chambers (born June 21, 1959) is an American retired National Basketball...  more

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    #20 of 107 College & Professional Athletes Who Were Raised Mormon#104 of 256 The Top NBA Players Of All Time

  • John Collins2
    John Martin Collins III (born September 23, 1997) is an American professional basketball...  more
  • Byron Scott3
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    Byron Scott

    Ogden, Utah

    PositionShooting guard

    Age58

    TeamsIndiana Pacers, Los Angeles Lakers, Vancouver Grizzlies

    Byron Anton Scott (born March 28, 1961) is an American professional basketball former head...  more

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    #52 of 175 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History#24 of 107 The Greatest Lakers of All Time

  • Josh Grant4
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    Josh Grant

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    Age52

    Joshua David Grant (born August 7, 1967) is a retired American professional basketball player....  more
  • Fred Roberts5
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    Fred Roberts

    Provo, Utah

    PositionPower forward

    Age59

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Utah Jazz, Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers

    Frederick Clark "Fred" Roberts (born August 14, 1960) is a retired American basketball player...  more
  • Arnie Ferrin6
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    Arnie Ferrin

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    Age94

    TeamsLos Angeles Lakers

    Chariton Arnold Ferrin, Jr. (born July 29, 1925) is an American retired professional...  more
  • C.J. Wilcox7
    C.J. Wilcox is a college basketball player who plays for Washington Huskies....  more
  • Britton Johnsen8
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    Britton Johnsen

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    PositionPower forward

    Age40

    TeamsIndiana Pacers, Orlando Magic

    Britton Weaver Johnsen (born July 8, 1979) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Wataru Misaka9
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    Wataru Misaka

    Ogden, Utah

    Age96

    TeamsNew York Knicks

    Wataru "Wat" Misaka (born December 21, 1923) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Devin Brown10
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    Devin Brown

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    PositionShooting guard

    Age41

    TeamsUtah Jazz, Cleveland Cavaliers, New Orleans Pelicans, Denver Nuggets

    Devin LaVell Brown (born December 30, 1978) is an American former professional basketball...  more
  • Scot Pollard11
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    Scot Pollard

    Murray, Utah

    PositionPower forward, Center

    Age44

    TeamsIndiana Pacers, Sacramento Kings, Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons

    Scot L. Pollard (born February 12, 1975) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Danny Vranes12
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    Danny Vranes

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    Age61

    TeamsPhiladelphia 76ers, Seattle Supersonics

    Daniel LaDrew Vranes (born October 29, 1958) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Travis Hansen13
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    Travis Hansen

    Provo, Utah

    PositionShooting guard, Small forward

    Age41

    TeamsAtlanta Hawks

    Travis Mitchell Hansen (born April 15, 1978) is a Russian-American former professional...  more
  • Pace Mannion14
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    Pace Mannion

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    Age59

    TeamsUtah Jazz, Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets, Golden State Warriors, Milwaukee Bucks

    Pace Shewan Mannion (born September 22, 1960) is a retired American professional basketball...  more
  • Jeff Judkins15
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    Jeff Judkins

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    Age63

    TeamsUtah Jazz, Portland Trail Blazers, Boston Celtics, Detroit Pistons

    Jeff Reed Judkins (born March 23, 1956) is a retired American professional basketball player...  more
  • Devin Durrant16
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    Devin Durrant

    Provo, Utah

    Age59

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Indiana Pacers

    Devin George Durrant (born October 20, 1960) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Travis Knight17
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    Travis Knight

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    PositionCenter

    Age46

    TeamsBoston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks

    Travis Andrew Knight (born September 13, 1973) is an American animator, film producer and film...  more
  • Brady Walker18
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    Brady Walker

    Provo, Utah

    PositionCenter

    AgeDec. at 86 (1921-2007)

    TeamsBaltimore Bullets, Boston Celtics, Providence Steamrollers

    Brady W. Walker was an American professional basketball player. Walker was selected in the...  more
  • Lance Allred19
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    Lance Allred

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    PositionPower forward, Center

    Age38

    Number41

    TeamsCleveland Cavaliers

    Lance Collin Allred (born February 2, 1981) is the first legally-deaf player in NBA history,...  more
  • Steven Kramer20
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    Steven Kramer

    Sandy, Utah
    Steven P. Kramer (born January 1, 1945) is an American former basketball player. Born and...  more
  • Ariel Maughan21
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    Ariel Maughan

    Salt Lake City, Utah

    AgeDec. at 74 (1923-1997)

    TeamsWashington Capitols, St. Louis Bombers, Providence Steamrollers, Detroit Falcons

    Ariel Leishman Maughan (April 26, 1923 – August 4, 1997) was an American professional...  more
  • Fred Sheffield22
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    Fred Sheffield

    Kaysville, Utah

    AgeDec. at 86 (1923-2009)

    TeamsPhiladelphia Warriors

    Frederick Jolley Sheffield was an American basketball player. He won an NCAA championship with...  more