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Famous Basketball Players from Dominican Republic

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List of famous basketball players from Dominican Republic, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Dominican Republic has produced some very talented basketball players over the years, including centers, guards and forwards. These are some of the best Dominican basketball players to ever live, so if you're a native of Dominican Republic and are aspiring to play ball professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular basketball player from Dominican Republic then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Dominican basketball players?" and "Which basketball players are from Dominican Republic?"

You can click on the names of these legendary basketball players of Dominican Republic in order to get more information about each one. If you play basketball or just love the sport then use this list of talented Dominican basketball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
  • Photo: Oklahoma City Thunder / Instagram
    Alfred Joel Horford Reynoso (born June 3, 1986) is a Dominican professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the University of Florida, and was the starting center on the Gators teams that won back-to-back NCAA national championships in 2006 and 2007. He was drafted with the third overall pick in the 2007 NBA draft by the Atlanta Hawks, a team he played nine seasons with before joining the Celtics in 2016. He is a five-time NBA All-Star. He also represents the Dominican Republic national team....  more
    • Position: Center
    • Number: 42
    • Teams: Boston Celtics

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    Carlos Morban

    Carlos Alberto Morban Rivera (born April 25, 1982 in Santo Domingo) is a professional basketball player from the Dominican Republic. He is a 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) and 190 lb (93 kg) guard who last played professionally for Mexican team Lobos Grises UAD....  more
    • Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
      Charlie Alexander Villanueva (born August 24, 1984) is a Dominican-American former professional basketball player who last played for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The son of immigrants from the Dominican Republic, Roberto Villanueva and Dora Mejia, Villanueva was raised in Elmhurst, Queens, New York. He was drafted at the age of 20 with the seventh overall pick in the 2005 NBA draft by the Toronto Raptors. He also holds Dominican citizenship and has represented the Dominican Republic national basketball team in international competition....  more
      • Position: Power forward
      • Number: 31
      • Teams: Toronto Raptors, Milwaukee Bucks
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      Chris Perez

      Chris Perez is a basketball player....
      • Position: Guard