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The Best Basketball Players from England

List of famous basketball players from England, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. England has produced some very talented basketball players over the years, including centers, guards and forwards. These are some of the best British basketball players to ever live, so if you're a native of England 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 England then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List ranges from Horace Walker to Joel Freeland and more.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary basketball players of England in order to get more information about each one. If you play basketball or just love the sport then use this list of talented British basketball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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  • Ben Gordon
    Point guard, Shooting guard
    • Nationality: United States of America, United Kingdom
    • Number: 8
    • Teams: Chicago Bulls
  • Luol Deng
    Small forward
    • Nationality: British
    • Number: 9
    • Teams: Minnesota Timberwolves, Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers
  • OG Anunoby
    Small forward
    • Number: 3
    • Teams: Toronto Raptors
    • Nationality: England
    • Teams: Rochester Royals
    • Nationality: Nigeria
    • Teams: Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves, Los Angeles Clippers
  • Kelenna Azubuike
    Shooting guard, Small forward
    • Nationality: England
    • Teams: Golden State Warriors
  • Joel Freeland
    Power forward, Center
    • Nationality: United Kingdom
    • Number: 19
  • Pops Mensah-Bonsu
    Power forward, Center
    • Nationality: England
    • Teams: Dallas Mavericks
  • Forward-center
    • Nationality: United Kingdom, England
    • Nationality: United Kingdom
    • Number: 2
  • Guard, Forward
    • Nationality: Australia, England
    • Nationality: England