Famous Canadian Basketball Players

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 1 Steve Nash

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Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: February 7, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa

Canadian national Steve Nash is a basketball coach and a former player. Known for his playmaking skills, he played for Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Lakers in America’s coveted National Basketball Association. He also played for the Canadian national men’s team from 1991 to 2003. He became the head coach of Brooklyn Nets of NBA in September 2020.

 2 Tristan Thompson

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Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: March 13, 1991
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Toronto
Boston Celtics center/power forward Tristan Thompson, known for his rebounding skills, was initially drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers and won the 2016 NBA Championship with them. He has also played for Canada’s national basketball team. Thompson has been in the news for his relationship and messy break-up with Khloé Kardashian.
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 3 Andrew Wiggins

Andrew Wiggins.
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Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: February 23, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Thornhill, Vaughan
Canadian basketball player Andrew Wiggins was initially drafted by the NBA team Cleveland Cavaliers and then traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves. He won the NBA Rookie of the Year playing with the Timberwolves. He was also named Mr. Basketball USA and the Gatorade National Player of the Year in 2013.

 4 Rick Fox

Rick Fox.
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Famous As: Actor, Basketball player
Birthdate: July 24, 1969
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Toronto

 5 Anthony Bennett

Anthony Bennett.
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 14, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

 6 Kelly Olynyk

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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: April 19, 1991
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

 7 Nik Stauskas

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Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: October 7, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mississauga, Ontario

Nik Stauskas is a Canadian basketball player who has played for popular NBA teams like the Philadelphia 76ers, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Sacramento Kings. Also an important member of the Canadian senior national team, Nik Stauskas played at the 2015 FIBA Americas Championship, where he helped his team finish third. He currently plays for the Raptors 905 of the G League.

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 8 Tyler Ennis

Tyler Ennis
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 24, 1994
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 9 Bill Wennington

Bill Wennington
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: April 26, 1963
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

 10 Kevin Pangos

Kevin Pangos
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 26, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Barrie, Ontario, Canada

 11 Naz Mitrou-Long

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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 3, 1993
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mississauga, Canada

 12 Jay Triano

Jay Triano
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 21, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tillsonburg, Canada

 13 Samuel Dalembert

Samuel Dalembert
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 10, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Port-au-Prince, Haiti

 14 Sim Bhullar

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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 2, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

 15 Joey Haywood

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Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: September 3, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia

 16 Dyshawn Pierre

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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 17, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Whitby, Ontario, Canada

 17 Michael Meeks

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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 23, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

 18 Osvaldo Jeanty

Osvaldo Jeanty
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Famous As: Basketball Player, Basketball Coach
Birthdate: December 1, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Belle-Rivière, Haiti

 19 Freddy Ibrahim

Freddy Ibrahim
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 14, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

 20 Michael Jackel

Michael Jackel
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 19, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia

 21 Joe Kapp

Joe Kapp
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Famous As: American football player, Coach
Birthdate: March 19, 1938
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States

 22 Andy Rautins

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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 2, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States

 23 Laeticia Amihere

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Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: July 10, 2001
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Milton, Ontario

 24 Trey Lyles

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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 5, 1995
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saskatoon, Canada

 25 Myck Kabongo

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Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: January 12, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo