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The Best NBA Players from Washington  

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List Rules Only NBA players born in Washington.

Here are the best NBA players from Washington. Featuring Hall of Fame greats, superstars, and active players, this list of basketball players who were born in Washington includes Gary Payton, John Stockton, Isiah Thomas, and Brandon Roy. Who is the greatest NBA player from Washington?

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John Stockton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Spokane, Washington
John Houston Stockton (born March 26, 1962) is an American retired professional basketball player. He spent his entire NBA career (1984–2003) as a point guard for the Utah Jazz, and the team ...more
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Brandon Roy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington, United States of America
Brandon Dawayne Roy (born July 23, 1984) is an American basketball coach and a former professional basketball player. Roy played six seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the ...more
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Jamal Crawford is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Aaron Jamal Crawford (born March 20, 1980) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played for ...more
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Zach LaVine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Renton, Washington
Zachary LaVine (born March 10, 1995) is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was selected in the first round of the ...more
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Isaiah Thomas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Tacoma, Washington
Isaiah Jamar Thomas (born February 7, 1989) is an American professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The 5-foot-9-inch (1.75 m) ...more
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Nate Robinson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Nathaniel Cornelius Robinson (born May 31, 1984) is an American professional basketball player. Born in Seattle, Robinson played college basketball for the University of Washington in Seattle ...more
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Jason Terry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Jason Eugene Terry (born September 15, 1977) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He plays at both ...more
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Dejounte Murray is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Dejounte Dashaun Murray (born September 19, 1996) is an American professional basketball player for the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played one season of ...more
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Avery Bradley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Tacoma, Washington, United States of America
Avery Antonio Bradley Jr. (born November 26, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college ...more
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Joe Harris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Chelan, Washington
Joseph Malcolm Harris (born September 6, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for ...more
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Doug Christie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Douglas Dale Christie (born May 9, 1970) is an American retired professional basketball player who played 15 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Standing at 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m), ...more
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Rodney Stuckey is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Rodney Norvell Stuckey (born April 21, 1986) is an American former professional basketball player. He previously played seven seasons for the Detroit Pistons and three seasons for the Indiana ...more
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Marvin Williams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Bremerton, Washington
Marvin Gaye Williams Jr. (born June 19, 1986) is an American professional basketball player for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played one season of ...more
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James Edwards is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
James Franklin Edwards (born November 22, 1955) is an American retired professional basketball player. Nicknamed "Buddha" for his appearance (he often sported a Fu Manchu mustache) and ...more
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Aaron Brooks is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Aaron Jamal Brooks (born January 14, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for the Illawarra Hawks of the National Basketball League (NBL). He was selected 26th overall in the 2007 ...more
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Allonzo Trier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Allonzo Brian Trier is an American professional basketball player for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the Arizona Wildcats. As a ...more
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Martell Webster is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Edmonds, Washington
Martell Webster (born December 4, 1986) is a former American professional basketball player who played 10 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). The sixth player taken in the 2005 ...more
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Spencer Hawes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Spencer Mason Hawes (born April 28, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the South Bay Lakers of the NBA G League. He was selected by the Sacramento Kings in the 2007 NBA ...more
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Tony Wroten is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Renton, Washington
Tony Wroten, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the ...more
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Clint Richardson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Clint Richardson Jr. (born August 7, 1956) is an American former professional basketball player who was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2nd round (36th overall) of the 1979 NBA draft. ...more
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David Stockton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Spokane, Washington
David Stockton (born June 24, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for Medi Bayreuth of the German Basketball Bundesliga. He played college basketball for Gonzaga University and ...more
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Peyton Siva is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Peyton Robert Siva Jr. (born October 24, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for Alba Berlin of the German Basketball Bundesliga. He played college basketball for Louisville, ...more
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Terrence Williams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Terrence Deshon Williams (born June 28, 1987) is an American former professional basketball player who last played for Guaiqueríes de Margarita of the Liga Profesional de Baloncesto ...more
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Paul Mokeski is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Spokane, Washington
Paul Mokeski (born January 3, 1957) is a retired American basketball player and coach. He is currently the commissioner of The Basketball League (TBL). Prior to becoming an TBL executive, ...more
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Steve Hawes is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NBA Players from Washington
Seattle, Washington
Steven Sherburne Hawes (born May 26, 1950) is a retired American basketball player. Hawes played high school basketball at Mercer Island High School.A 6'9" center from the University of ...more