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

2
107 35
Omri Casspi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Omri Casspi Small forward

3
87 27
Dolph Schayes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Dolph Schayes Power forward, Center

4
57 23
Jordan Farmar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Jordan Farmar Point guard, Shooting guard

5
49 18
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Larry Brown Point guard

6
42 15
Rudy LaRusso is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Rudy LaRusso Center

7
39 15
Ernie Grunfeld is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Ernie Grunfeld Shooting guard, Small forward

8
28 13
Max Zaslofsky is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Max Zaslofsky Shooting guard

9
22 9
Danny Schayes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Danny Schayes Center, Forward-center

10
24 11
Irv Bemoras is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Irv Bemoras Point guard

11
17 5
Art Heyman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

12
25 13
Red Holzman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Red Holzman Point guard

13
15 5
Doug Gottlieb is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

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18 8
Nat Holman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

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20 10
Gal Mekel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

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20 10
Hank Finkel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Hank Finkel Center

17
13 6
Neal Walk is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Neal Walk Center

18
16 9
Marty Friedman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

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9 3
Barry Kramer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

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9 3
Barney Sedran is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

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12 6
Ossie Schectman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

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13 8
Ralph Kaplowitz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Ralph Kaplowitz Shooting guard

23
8 7
Joel Kramer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

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8 8
Louis Klotz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Louis Klotz