NBA The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the top Jewish players in NBA history

Who are the best Jewish basketball players that played in the NBA? This list of Jewish NBA players includes names like Amar'e Stoudemire, Larry Brown, Doug Schayes, and Jordan Farmar among many other top Jewish NBA players. 

This list of top NBA players also includes the man who scored the first basket in the NBA, Ossie Schectman as well as the Legend of Duke, Art Heyman. Active Jewish NBA players like Omri Casspi are also included in this list of the best Jewish NBA players.

Vote for who you think the greatest Jewish NBA players are from the list below and if you see anyone missing, feel free to add them so that other basketball fans and Rankers can vote on your additions!
list ordered by

1
291 65
Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Power forward, Center

2
208 77
Omri Casspi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Small forward

3
166 59
Dolph Schayes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Power forward, Center

4
93 40
Rudy LaRusso is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center

5
102 47
Jordan Farmar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

6
60 22
Danny Schayes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center, Forward-center

7
78 35
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard

8
69 29
Ernie Grunfeld is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

9
58 26
Max Zaslofsky is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard

10
43 16
Art Heyman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

11
46 22
Red Holzman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard

12
50 28
Gal Mekel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

13
32 16
Nat Holman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

14
36 22
Irv Bemoras is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard

15
29 16
Doug Gottlieb is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

16
22 10
Barry Kramer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

17
26 14
Ralph Kaplowitz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard

18
26 15
Ossie Schectman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

19
28 17
Neal Walk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center

20
30 20
Hank Finkel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center

21
21 13
Barney Sedran is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

22
23 16
Louis Klotz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Louis Klotz

23
26 19
Marty Friedman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

24
21 18
Joel Kramer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

25
5 3
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