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Famous Basketball Players from Georgia

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

List ranges from Giorgi Tsintsadze to Jacob Pullen, plus much more.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary basketball players of Georgia in order to get more information about each one. If you play basketball or just love the sport then use this list of talented Georgian basketball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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  • Zaza Pachulia (Georgian: ზაზა ფაჩულია; [zɑzɑ pɑtʃʰuliɑ] born Zaur Pachulia; February 10, 1984) is a Georgian professional basketball player who last played for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He won NBA championships with the Golden State Warriors in 2017 and 2018. He has played for the Georgia national team, captaining them in multiple tournaments....  more
    • Position: Center
    • Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
    • Number: 27
    • Teams: Detroit Pistons, Atlanta Hawks, Orlando Magic, Milwaukee Bucks
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    Giorgi Shermadini

    Giorgi Shermadini (Georgian: გიორგი შერმადინი) is a Georgian professional basketball player for Iberostar Tenerife of the Spanish Liga ACB. He was born in the village of Natakhtari, Georgia on April 2, 1989. He is 2.17 metres (7 ft 1.4 in) tall, and he plays at the center position....  more
    • Position: Center
    • Birthplace: Mtskheta, Georgia
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    Giorgi Tsintsadze

    Giorgi Tsintsadze (Georgian: გიორგი ცინცაძე) is a Georgian professional basketball player for Politehnica Iași of the Romanian League. Giorgi is native of Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. He is also a member of the Georgian national basketball team since 2004....  more
    • Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
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    Ilia Londaridze

    Ilia londaridze, is a Georgian professional basketball player who plays for BC SHSS Tbilisi in Georgian Super League....  more
    • Position: Center
    • Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia