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The Best NBA Players From Greece

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Vote up the greatest Greek basketball players to make it to the NBA.

Who is the best NBA player from Greece? The Hellenic Republic has produced some very talented basketball players in recent years, including one of the best players in the NBA. Many of the best Greek basketball players to ever live are on this list, so if you're a native of Greece and are aspiring to play ball professionally, then these people should be your idols. So, who is the best Greek basketball player of all time? Which great basketball players are from Greece?

Many people acknowledge two-time MVP and NBA Champion Giannis Antetokounmpo as the best Greek NBA player ever. There are also recent NBA stars from Greece like Kosta Koufos, Naz Mitrou-Long, and Kostas Antetokounmpo. Lest we forget one of the all time Greek NBA players, Kurt Rambis, who played on the “Show Time” Los Angeles Lakers. 

Vote up the best Greek basketball players and help decide who are the best NBA players of all time from the Hellenic Republic!

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  • Kostas Papanikolaou
    Photo: YouTube
    • Position: Small forward
    • Nationality: Greek
    • Birthplace: Trikala, Greece
    • Teams: Houston Rockets, Denver Nuggets
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo
    Photo: Keith Allison / Wikimedia Commons
    • Position: Power forward
    • Nationality: Greece
    • Birthplace: Athens, Greece
    • Number: 34
    • Teams: Milwaukee Bucks
  • Kurt Rambis
    Photo: Wikimedia Commons
    • Position: Power forward
    • Nationality: Greek-American
    • Birthplace: Terre Haute, Indiana
    • Teams: Los Angeles Lakers, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Charlotte Hornets
  • Kostas Antetokounmpo
    Photo: Kostas Antetokounmpo / Instagram
    • Position: Power forward
    • Birthplace: Athens, Greece
    • Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers