Top 5 African NBA Players Ever!
He is a professional NBA player, whose fortes are defense and rebounding. He has played for many teams, such as Fuenlabrada, the Sacramento Kings, and the Charlotte Bobcats. He last played for the Charlotte Hornets. He is currently a free agent.
A Sudanese-British NBA player, who players for Miami Heat, Luol Deng is one of the top African players ever! He has played for many teams, such as the Chicago Bulls, the Cleveland Cavaliers and more.
Hakeem Abdul Olajuwon is a Nigerian-American NBA player, who played the center position for various teams, such as the Cougars (in college), the Houston Rockets and the Toronto Rapots. Along with super-tall Ralph Samson, he formed the duo ‘Twin Towers’, leading the Rockers to the 1986 NBA Finals! He led the league in rebounding twice, and in blocks three times.
He is also known as the ‘Tanzanian Terror’, and he has played college basketball for Connecticut, before being drafted by the Memphis Grizzlies.
Johannesburg-born point-guard, Steve Nash, is a Canadian NBA player who played for various teams, and was called to join the NBA All-Star team 8 times,! He also earned the NBA MVP award twice!