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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
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Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Power forward, Center
2
Dolph Schayes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Power forward, Center
3
Omri Casspi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Small forward
4
Rudy LaRusso is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center
5
Danny Schayes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center, Forward-center
6
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard
7
Ernie Grunfeld is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward
8
Art Heyman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
9
Jordan Farmar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard
10
Max Zaslofsky is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard
11
Red Holzman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard
12
Nat Holman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
13
Gal Mekel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
14
Barry Kramer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
15
Doug Gottlieb is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
16
Neal Walk is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center
17
Ossie Schectman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
18
Irv Bemoras is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard
19
Ralph Kaplowitz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard
20
Barney Sedran is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
21
Louis Klotz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Louis Klotz
22
Hank Finkel is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center
23
Marty Friedman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
24
Joel Kramer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
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