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The Best White NBA Players Right Now

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Vote for your favorite white NBA players right now.

Who holds Larry Bird's mantle for the best white player in the NBA today? No, Blake Griffin and Steph Curry don't count. Is it Nikola Jokic, Luka Doncic, Kristaps Porzingis, Gordon Hayward, or Kevin Love? What makes a white NBA player great? Is it passing ability, shooting acumen, or big man post skills? The best white NBA players in the NBA right now typically are great at the fundamentals or deceptively quick.  

Yes, since Larry Bird retired there have been very few white NBA stars, but with the way Nikola Jokic has played during 2020-21 NBA season, maybe there is a chance for the first white MVP since Steve Nash. Vote up your favorite white NBA players currently in the league right now.

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  • Luka Dončić
    1
    Luka Dončić (born February 28, 1999) is a Slovenian professional basketball player for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Slovenian national team. Born in ...more
  • Nikola Jokić
    2
    Nikola Jokić (born February 19, 1995) is a Serbian professional basketball player for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association (NBA) who plays the center position. The three-time NBA ...more
  • Tyler Christopher Herro (born January 20, 2000) is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the ...more
  • Domantas Sabonis (born May 3, 1996) is a Lithuanian professional basketball player for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He previously played in Spain for Unicaja ...more
  • Jonas Valančiūnas (born 6 May 1992) is a Lithuanian professional basketball player for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was selected by the Toronto Raptors ...more
  • Joshua Giddey (born 10 October 2002) is an Australian professional basketball player for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
  • Gordon Daniel Hayward (born March 23, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played two seasons of college ...more
  • Bogdan Bogdanović (born August 18, 1992) is a Serbian professional basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The shooting guard also represents the Serbian ...more
  • Steven Funaki Adams (born 20 July 1993) is a New Zealand professional basketball player for the Memphis Grizzlies of the National Basketball Association (NBA). After playing one season with his ...more
  • Nikola Vučević (born 24 October 1990) is a Montenegrin professional basketball player who currently plays for Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for ...more
  • Alex Caruso
    11
    Alex Caruso (born February 28, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Texas A&M ...more
  • Kristaps Porziņģis (born 2 August 1995) is a Latvian professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is 7 ft 3 in (2.21 m) tall, and plays ...more
  • Kevin Love
    13
    Kevin Wesley Love (born September 7, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is a five-time All-Star and won ...more
  • Bojan Bogdanović (Croatian pronunciation: [ˌbǒjan boɡˈdǎːnoʋit͜ɕ]; born April 18, 1989) is a Croatian professional basketball player for the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He ...more
  • Payton Michael Pritchard (born January 28, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for ...more
  • Patrick "Pat" Connaughton (born January 6, 1993) is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association (NBA), where he primarily plays ...more
  • Franz Jacob Wagner (born 27 August 2001) is a German professional basketball player for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Michigan ...more
  • Jusuf Nurkić (born August 23, 1994) is a Bosnian professional basketball player who currently plays for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association. Standing at 6 ft 11 in tall ...more
  • Joe Harris
    19
    Joseph Malcolm Harris (born September 6, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the ...more
  • Duncan McBryde Robinson (born April 22, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the NCAA ...more
  • Kevin Joseph Huerter (born August 27, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the ...more
  • Donte DiVincenzo (born January 31, 1997) is an American professional basketball player for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the ...more
  • Lauri Elias Markkanen (born May 22, 1997) is a Finnish professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). In the 2017 NBA draft, he was taken by ...more
  • Luke Kennard
    24
    Luke Douglas Kennard (born June 24, 1996) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the ...more
  • T.J. McConnell Jr. (born March 25, 1992) is an American professional basketball player for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the ...more