Basketball Players From Oklahoma

Oklahoma has produced a number of Basketball Players who have made it big. These include Blake Griffin, Jim Thorpe, Josh Richardson, Jaxson Hayes, Shelden Williams 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 Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 16, 1989
Sun Sign: Pisces
Six-time NBA All-Star Detroit Pistons power forward Blake Griffin began his career playing for the Oklahoma Sooners, becoming the Consensus National Player of the Year. He was then drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers and won the Rookie of the Year award and the Slam Dunk Contest in 2011. 

 2 Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: May 28, 1887
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: March 28, 1953

Jim Thorpe was an American athlete who was counted among the most versatile athletes of the modern era. Jim Thorpe won two gold medals at the 1912 Olympics and became the first Native American to give the United States an Olympic gold. He also played American football, professional baseball, and basketball. He was memorialized in the 1951 film Jim Thorpe – All-American.

 3 Bill Self

Bill Self
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Famous As: Basketball coach, Basketball player
Birthdate: December 27, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 4 Jaxson Hayes

Jaxson Hayes
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 23, 2000
Sun Sign: Gemini

 5 Shelden Williams

Shelden Williams
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Famous As: Basketball Player, Basketball Coach
Birthdate: October 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra

 6 Mark Price

Mark Price
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 15, 1964
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 7 Don Haskins

Don Haskins
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Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: March 14, 1930
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: September 7, 2008
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 8 Josh Richardson

Josh Richardson
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 15, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo

 9 Ekpe Udoh

Ekpe Udoh
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus

 10 Terrance Ferguson

Terrance Ferguson
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 17, 1998
Sun Sign: Taurus

 11 Taylor Griffin

Taylor Griffin
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: April 18, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries

 12 Stacey King

Stacey King
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Famous As: Basketball player, Basketball coach
Birthdate: January 29, 1967
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 13 Marques Haynes

Marques Haynes
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 10, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: May 22, 2015

 14 Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 23, 1980
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 15 Candice Dupree

Candice Dupree
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 16, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo

 16 Jim Barnett

Jim Barnett
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Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: June 7, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: September 18, 2004

Former basketball player and Golden State Warriors TV analyst Jim Barnett began his NBA career with the Boston Celtics. He has also had a successful broadcasting career, with his co-hosting stint on Warriors Live pre-game shows. He has also been part of the Warriors Basketball Camp and is a public speaker, too.

 17 Richard Dumas

Richard Dumas
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 19, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus

 18 Chelsea Dungee

Chelsea Dungee
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 11, 1997
Sun Sign: Taurus

 19 John Starks

John Starks
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 10, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo

 20 Alvin Dark

Alvin Dark
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Famous As: Baseball player, American football player
Birthdate: January 7, 1922
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: November 13, 2014

 21 Antoine Carr

Antoine Carr
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: July 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo

 22 Lou Henson

Lou Henson
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Famous As: Basketball Coach
Birthdate: January 10, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: July 25, 2020

 23 Jimmy Dykes

Jimmy Dykes
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Famous As: Basketball coach, Basketball player
Birthdate: May 3, 1961
Sun Sign: Taurus

 24 Brady Manek

Brady Manek
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 4, 1998
Sun Sign: Virgo

 25 DaQuan Jeffries

DaQuan Jeffries
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 30, 1997
Sun Sign: Virgo

 26 Jack Hartman

Jack Hartman
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Famous As: American football player, Basketball coach
Birthdate: October 7, 1925
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: November 6, 1998

 27 Betty Lennox

Betty Lennox
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 4, 1976
Sun Sign: Sagittarius