Basketball Players From Louisiana

Louisiana has produced a number of Basketball Players who have made it big. These include Bill Russell, Robert Parish, Romeo Miller, John Williams, Karl Malone and others.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Bill Russell
(Basketball player)

Bill Russell
10
Birthdate: February 12, 1934
Sun Sign: Aquarius

Bill Russell is a former professional basketball player. Widely regarded as one of the greatest basketball players ever, Russell led the US national basketball team to victory and helped his team win Olympic gold at the 1956 Summer Olympics. Also known for his accomplishments in the civil rights movement, Russell was honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2011.

 2 
Clyde Drexler
(Basketball player)

Clyde Drexler
4
Birthdate: June 22, 1962
Sun Sign: Cancer

 3 
Karl Malone
(Basketball player Power Forward)

Karl Malone
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Birthdate: July 24, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo

 4 
Robert Parish
(Basketball Player)

Robert Parish
4
Birthdate: August 30, 1953
Sun Sign: Virgo

 5 
Master P
(Rapper)

Master P
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Birthdate: April 29, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus

 6 
Romeo Miller
(Rapper)

Romeo Miller
4
Birthdate: August 19, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo

Romeo Miller soared to fame with the single My Baby and his Billboard 200-charting album Lil' Romeo. He also worked on the soundtrack of the movie God's Gift. In 2007, he accepted a basketball scholarship from the USC Trojans. He had his own show and has starred in films, too.

 7 
Bob Pettit
(Basketball Player)

Bob Pettit
3
Birthdate: December 12, 1932
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
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 8 
Elvin Hayes
(Basketball player)

Elvin Hayes
3
Birthdate: November 17, 1945
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 9 
Willis Reed
(Basketball Player)

Willis Reed
3
Birthdate: June 25, 1942
Sun Sign: Cancer

 10 
Paul Millsap
(Basketball player)

Paul Millsap
3
Birthdate: February 10, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 11 
Kelly Oubre Jr.
(Basketball player)

Kelly Oubre Jr.
2
Birthdate: December 9, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 12 
Avery Johnson
(Basketball coach)

Avery Johnson
3
Birthdate: March 25, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries

 13 
De'Aaron Fox
(Basketball Player)

De'Aaron Fox
2
Birthdate: December 20, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 14 
Danny Granger
(Former Basketball player at small forward)

Danny Granger
3
Birthdate: April 20, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus

 15 
Antawn Jamison
(Basketball player)

Antawn Jamison
4
Birthdate: June 12, 1976
Sun Sign: Gemini

 16 
Rashard Lewis
(Basketball Player)

Rashard Lewis
3
Birthdate: August 8, 1979
Sun Sign: Leo

 17 
Greg Monroe
(Basketball player)

Greg Monroe
1
Birthdate: June 4, 1990
Sun Sign: Gemini

 18 
Joe Dumars
(Basketball player)

Joe Dumars
2
Birthdate: May 24, 1963
Sun Sign: Gemini

Joe Dumars is an American former basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association, representing the Detroit Pistons. He helped his NBA team win two championship titles in 1989 and 1990. He also represented the United States basketball team in the 1994 FIBA World Championship where he helped his team win the gold medal.

 19 
Elfrid Payton
(Basketball player)

Elfrid Payton
2
Birthdate: February 22, 1994
Sun Sign: Pisces

 20 
Thaddeus Young
(Basketball player)

Thaddeus Young
2
Birthdate: June 21, 1988
Sun Sign: Gemini

 21 
Glen Davis
(Basketball Player)

Glen Davis
2
Birthdate: January 1, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 22 
Damian Jones
(Basketball player)

Damian Jones
2
Birthdate: June 30, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer

 23 
D. J. Augustin
(Basketball player)

D. J. Augustin
2
Birthdate: November 10, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 24 
Aaron Holiday
(Basketball player)

Aaron Holiday
3
Birthdate: September 30, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra

 25 
Robert Williams
(Basketball player)

Robert Williams
2
Birthdate: October 17, 1997
Sun Sign: Libra

 26 
Cheryl Ford
(Basketball player)

Cheryl Ford
5
Birthdate: June 6, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini

 27 
Bryce Drew
(Basketball coach)

Bryce Drew
2
Birthdate: September 21, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo

 28 
Bobby Phills
(Basketball player)

Bobby Phills
1
Birthdate: December 20, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: January 12, 2000

 29 
Jared Butler
(Basketball player)

Jared Butler
2
Birthdate: August 25, 2000
Sun Sign: Virgo

 30 
Bob Love
(Basketball player)

Bob Love
1
Birthdate: December 8, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 31 
Benny Anders
(Basketball player)

Benny Anders
1
Birthdate: October 3, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra

 32 
Chris Broussard
(Basketball player)

Chris Broussard
1
Birthdate: October 28, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 33 
Robert Sacre
(Basketball player)

Robert Sacre
1
Birthdate: June 6, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini

 34 
Marques Johnson
(Basketball player)

Marques Johnson
3
Birthdate: February 8, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 35 
Garrett Temple
(Basketball player)

Garrett Temple
1
Birthdate: May 8, 1986
Sun Sign: Taurus

 36 
Langston Galloway
(Basketball player)

Langston Galloway
1
Birthdate: December 9, 1991
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 37 
Jaren Jackson
(Basketball player)

Jaren Jackson
1
Birthdate: October 27, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 38 
Brandon Bass
(Basketball player)

Brandon Bass
1
Birthdate: April 30, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus

 39 
Tyrus Thomas
(Basketball player)

Tyrus Thomas
1
Birthdate: August 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo

 40 
Jeremy Evans
(Basketball player)

Jeremy Evans
1
Birthdate: October 24, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 41 
Seimone Augustus
(Basketball player)

Seimone Augustus
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Birthdate: April 30, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus

 42 
Marcus Thornton
(Basketball player)

Marcus Thornton
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Birthdate: June 5, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini

 43 
Keith Smart
(Basketball coach, Basketball player)

Keith Smart
1
Birthdate: September 21, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo

 44 
Lee Smith
(Baseball player, Basketball player)

Lee Smith
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Birthdate: December 4, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 45 
Chris Duhon
(Basketball player, Basketball coach)

Chris Duhon
1
Birthdate: August 31, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo

 46 
Stromile Swift
(Basketball player)

Stromile Swift
1
Birthdate: November 21, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 47 
Rico Gathers
(American Football Player)

Rico Gathers
0
Birthdate: January 7, 1994
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 48 
Mark Vital
(Basketball player, American football player)

Mark Vital
1
Birthdate: November 7, 1996
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 49 
Malik Newman
(Basketball player)

Malik Newman
1
Birthdate: February 21, 1997
Sun Sign: Pisces

 50 
Ervin Johnson
(Basketball player)

Ervin Johnson
1
Birthdate: December 21, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius