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
244 54
Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Power forward, Center

2
177 59
Omri Casspi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Small forward

3
138 50
Dolph Schayes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Power forward, Center

4
78 29
Rudy LaRusso is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center

5
90 39
Jordan Farmar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

6
69 30
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard

7
60 25
Ernie Grunfeld is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

8
50 18
Danny Schayes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center, Forward-center

9
33 12
Art Heyman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

10
46 24
Max Zaslofsky is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard

11
39 19
Red Holzman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard

12
42 22
Gal Mekel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

13
27 13
Nat Holman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

14
24 11
Ralph Kaplowitz is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Shooting guard

15
33 19
Irv Bemoras is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Point guard

16
26 13
Doug Gottlieb is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

17
23 13
Ossie Schectman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

18
27 17
Hank Finkel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center

19
23 14
Neal Walk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Center

20
17 9
Barry Kramer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

21
19 11
Barney Sedran is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

22
23 17
Marty Friedman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

23
19 14
Joel Kramer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time

24
19 15
Louis Klotz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Jewish NBA Players Of All Time
Louis Klotz

25
3 0
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