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
273 61
Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Power forward, Center

2
196 71
Omri Casspi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Small forward

3
156 55
Dolph Schayes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Power forward, Center

4
90 36
Rudy LaRusso is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center

5
99 45
Jordan Farmar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

6
77 32
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard

7
67 28
Ernie Grunfeld is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

8
57 21
Danny Schayes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center, Forward-center

9
55 25
Max Zaslofsky is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard

10
39 15
Art Heyman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

11
45 21
Red Holzman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard

12
48 27
Gal Mekel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

13
30 15
Nat Holman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

14
35 21
Irv Bemoras is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard

15
28 15
Doug Gottlieb is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

16
25 13
Ralph Kaplowitz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard

17
25 14
Ossie Schectman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

18
26 16
Neal Walk is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center

19
19 10
Barry Kramer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

20
28 20
Hank Finkel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center

21
20 13
Barney Sedran is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

22
25 18
Marty Friedman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

23
21 16
Louis Klotz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Louis Klotz

24
20 17
Joel Kramer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

25
4 2
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