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Famous Basketball Players from Puerto Rico

Updated June 14, 2019 55.2k views16 items

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

List below includes Nate Butler Lind, Edwin Ubiles and more players.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Puerto Rican basketball players?" and "Which basketball players are from Puerto Rico?"

You can click on the names of these legendary basketball players of Puerto Rico in order to get more information about each one. If you play basketball or just love the sport then use this list of talented Puerto Rican basketball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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    David Huertas

    David Huertas (born June 2, 1987) is a Puerto Rican professional basketball player for Capitanes de Arecibo of the BSN. He is also a member of the Puerto Rican national team....  more
    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
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    Edwin Ubiles

    Edwin Ubiles is a Puerto Rican-American professional basketball player who curreently plays for Atenienses de Manatí of the Baloncesto Superior Nacional. He played college basketball at Siena College. Ubiles averaged 14.8 points per game and finished 3rd in scoring with 1,939 points all time at Siena. In 2011, Ubiles signed with the Dakota Wizards of the NBA D-League. He played in the D-League All-Star Game on February 25, 2012, and on February 28, 2012, he scored a career-high 41 points against the Iowa Energy. On March 18, 2012, the Washington Wizards signed Ubiles to a 10-day contract. He became the first player from Siena College to play in a regular season National Basketball...  more
    • Nationality: United States of America, Puerto Rico
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    Gary Browne

    Gary Browne is an American basketball guard who plays for the West Virginia Mountaineers....
    • Position: Guard
    • Nationality: United States of America, Puerto Rico
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    Guillermo Díaz (born March 4, 1985) is a Puerto Rican professional basketball player. Diaz was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers of the NBA in 2006, becoming the fifth Puerto Rican ever drafted by the NBA and the eighth to play there. Diaz has also played professionally in Europe and in Puerto Rico....  more
    • Nationality: Puerto Rico
    • Teams: Los Angeles Clippers