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The Best Basketball Players From Spain

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Vote up the greatest Spanish basketball players ever.

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

Many people acknowledge the Gasol brothers, Pau and Marc, as the best Spain basketball player ever, as they are both NBA champions There are also recent NBA players from Spain like Serge Ibaka, Ricky Rubio, and Nikola Mirotic. Lest we forget the Spanish basketball legends, such as Epi, Emiliano Rodríguez, Juan Carlos Navarro, and Fernando Martín Espina. 

Vote up the best Spanish basketball players and help decide who are the greatest basketball players of all time from the Republic of Spain!

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  • Pau Gasol
    Photo: Metaweb / CC-BY
    • Position: Power forward, Center
    • Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
    • Teams: Portland Trail Blazers, Los Angeles Lakers, Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs
  • Fernando Martín Espina
    Photo: Fair Use
    • Position: Power forward, Center
    • Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
    • Teams: Portland Trail Blazers
  • Ricky Rubio
    Photo: Minnesota Timberwolves / Instagram
    • Position: Point guard
    • Birthplace: El Masnou, Spain
    • Teams: Cleveland Cavaliers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Phoenix Suns
  • Marc Gasol
    Photo: Los Angeles Lakers / Instagram
    • Position: Center
    • Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
    • Teams: Los Angeles Lakers, Toronto Raptors, Memphis Grizzlies