Ten finals appearances, four rings, 16 time All-Star and All-NBA (most first team selections too), four-time MVP. Currently hanging out with Tony the Tiger. He was a record breaking 15x All-Defense and is often considered the second best defender in NBA history despite not winning a DPOY. I would expect Boston could do better than MCW. Someone sign Isaiah Thomas. Maryland enjoys considerable historical repute for the talented sports players of its past, including Cal Ripken Jr, Michael Phelps and Babe Ruth. I went with where someone was born based off their wikipedia and basketball reference page. Active: Trevor Ariza (Miami) - 10.5/4.8/2.2 (2005- ) - The most traded player in NBA history Trevor Ariza will most likely be remembered for his time as the starting small forward on the 65-17 Houston Rockets team and as being one the best 3&D players in the league during his prime. In that time, he won DPOY and made 3 All-Star teams, 2 All-NBA teams, and 5 All-Defensive teams. Active: Gordon Hayward (Indianapolis) - 15.4/4.4/3.5 (2010- ) - After becoming an all-star for Utah, Gordon Hayward signed a massive deal with Boston in free agency where he snapped his leg 5 minutes into his first game in green. (Magic > Grizzlies > Hornets > Thunder >Raptors > Waived). All-Time: Larry Bird (West Baden) - 24.3/10.0/6.3 (1979-1992) - Easily one of the greatest of all time. Press J to jump to the feed. The Boston Celtics have drafted the most players from P.G. The information collected might relate to you, your preferences or your device, and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to and to provide a … All-Time: Wes Unseld (Louisville) - 10.8/14.0/3.9 (1968-1981) - Wes Unseld won both MVP and Rookie of the Year in the same year, one of two people to do so. View player profile, bio, stats, news and video highlights. Ukraine. Active: Donte DiVincenzo (Newark) - 10.1/3.9/2.5 (2018- ) - The best young player in Milwaukee, the Big Ragu looks to have, once again, sacrificed 2p% for 3p% this season after a good defensive season last year. He appeared with Shawn Marion on the Amazing Race in 2018 where they were eliminated 4th. Here are the best NBA players from Maryland. All-Time: Latrell Sprewell (Milwaukee) - 18.3/4.1/4.0 (1992-2005) - Sprewell was a four time All-Star and made the first team All-NBA and second team All-Defense in his second season. 39 years old. All-Time: Tom Chambers (Ogden) - 18.1/6.1/2.1 (1981-1995 1997) - Tom Chambers was a four time All-Star and had two All-NBA selections. He was born in 1997 to parents who hold only U.S. nationality. I swear he's pretty good, I think. Active: Paul Millsap (Monroe) - 13.9/7.3/2.2 (2006- ) - Paul Millsap became a four-time all-star after signing with the Atlanta Hawks and was an important member for the 60-win team in 2015. Four rings, fifteen time All-Star, fourteen time All-NBA, 2000 MVP. You've heard it all. He also also he has a better moustache than Ewing and Olajuwon. NBA Players: Naji Marshall Profile and Basic Stats Naji Marshall information including teams, jersey numbers, championships won, awards, stats and everything about the NBA player. Kevin Durant was born in a DC hospital and thus on the pages I checked he is listed as from DC, oh also DC isn't in Maryland or Virginia, its different. MJ's NBA peak was greater than Kareem's longevity, and because of that he gets the nod here. An all-time great guard, Robertson struggled to carry the Cincinnati Royals past the first round but was later able to win a championship with the Bucks in 1971. All-Time: Spencer Haywood (Silver City) - 20.3/10.3/1.8 (1969-1970 (ABA) 1971-1980 1981-1983) - Haywood won ABA MVP and ROY in 1970 averaging 30 points and 19.5 rebounds, leading the league in both categories. All-Time: John Stockton (Spokane)- 13.5/2.7/10.5 (1984-2003) - John Stockton is the all-time leader in assists and steal and look to remain so for a very long time as well. He scored 4,682 points in his NBA career and averaged 8.4 points per game. All-Time: Bill Laimbeer (Boston) - 12.9/9.7/2.0 (1980-1993) - In the eighties Laimbeer was one of the most infamous players in the league as he and the Bad Boy Pistons won two championships. Growing up in AK watching Carlos Boozer dominate playing high school ball I was very confused to read Mario Chalmers under the Alaska section. All-Time and Active: Kevin Durant - 27.1/7.1/4.1 (2008- ) - Another tough decision but I went with my gut/recency bias and chose Kevin Durant. This list may not reflect recent changes (). Delonte was a former Washington Post, All-Met Player of the Year out of Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Greenbelt, Maryland; he led the Raiders to the 4A state championship in a losing effort. Coming off his second all-star appearance, the two-way wing is still seeking to become the ninth member of the 50/40/90 club in the NBA. The amount was made public on Friday in a meeting agenda released by the Maryland Board of … All-Time: Marvin Barnes (Providence) - 16.0/9.1/2.1 (1974-1976 (ABA) 1976-1980) - ABA rookie of year and two time all-star. Active: Jeremy Lamb (Henrico) - 10.5/3.7/1.6 (2012- ) - Lamb had a bit of a breakout year in Charlotte during the 2018-19 season when he started most of the games he played for the first time in his career. All-Time: Chris Bosh (Dallas) - 19.2/8.5/2.0 (2003-2016) - The tale of a career we saw the almost the entire prime of, but not quite enough of to leave no questions about the extent of his legacy. Another player was born to Nigerian parents in the American state of Maryland. Active: Rajon Rondo (Louisville) - 10.2/4.7/8.2 (2006- ). All-Time: Bill Bridges (Hobbs) - 11.9/11.9/2.8 (1963-1975) - Was a three time All-Star, two time All-Defense, and won a championship in 1975 with the Warriors. While West was one of the faces of the 1960s, he didn't win a championship until 1972, thanks bill. top scorer in the Israel Basketball Premier League, Jessica Long, Paralympic pene Medalist, Transfers from NBAC to Loyola, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_athletes_from_Maryland_A_â_M&oldid=986624469, Articles with dead external links from May 2019, Articles with permanently dead external links, Articles with dead external links from October 2010, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, * Inducted into the Maryland Soccer Hall of Fame in 1981, * Inducted into Maryland Soccer Hall of Fame 1994, * Inducted into National Baseball Hall of Fame 1955, * Inducted into the Intercollegiate Tennis Association's Intercollegiate Tennis Hall of Fame in 1990, * Inducted into the Long Beach State Athletic Hall of Fame in 2001, * Inducted into National Baseball Hall of Fame 1975, * Inducted into National Baseball Hall of Fame 1980, * Inducted into the Maryland Soccer Hall of Fame in 2005, This page was last edited on 2 November 2020, at 00:48. There are players from 131 Division I men's college basketball teams represented across the NBA, occupying 431 spots. I ignored where people spent most of their childhood/lives for the sake of simplicity on my part. He currently looks to be starting another amazing season after missing a year with a torn achilles. A subreddit dedicated to NBA news and discussion. 2020 NBA Playoffs, 2019 NBA Playoffs, 2018 NBA Playoffs, 2017 NBA Playoffs, Playoffs Series History... All-Star Games 2020 All-Star Game , 2019 All-Star Game , 2018 All-Star Game , … 2013: Rd 1, Pk 5 (PHX) Birthplace. 9 pick. Active: Marvin Bagley III (Tempe) -14.6/7.6/1.0 (2018- ) - Most famous for being drafted before a superstar and getting injured. But King became a terrific college player, earning ACC Player of the Year honors in 1980, when he averaged 21.7 points and 6.7 rebounds and the Terps went 24 … All-Time: A.C. Green (Portland) - 9.6/7.4/1.1 (1985-2001) - The power forward for late period Showtime. — The University of Maryland has agreed to a $3.5 million settlement with the parents of football player Jordan McNair, who died of heatstroke following a workout in 2018. Wiggins, the reigning No. All-Time: Walt Hazzard/Mahdi Abdul-Rahman (Wilmington) - 12.6/3.0/4.9 (1965-1974) - Hazzard was a one time all-star in his career, notably averaging 24 points a game on the first team of the Seattle Supersonics. Ian Mahinmi of France plays center for the Wizards. Aldridge was the star acquisition that catapulted the 2015-16 Spurs to 67 wins and the unfortunate distinction of one the best teams to never win a championship. After a few more freak injuries, Hayward looks to be back to all-star form in Charlotte. Active: Victor Oladipo (Silver Spring) - 17.4/4.6/3.9 (2013- ) - Oladipo broke out in the 2017-18 season winning Most Improved Player along with his first All-Star, All-Defense, and All-NBA selections. Chris Bosh was a two-time champion and eleven time All-Star but only ever made one All-NBA team. Ex-Boston guard Sam Cassell was born on this day as well, in 1969 in Baltimore, Maryland. Active: Kris Dunn (New London) - 8.3/3.3/4.2 (2017- ) - A defensive specialist who was recently signed by the Atlanta Hawks, Dunn is currently out for ankle surgery but it seems only a matter of time (or rather minutes) before he makes an all-defense team. All-Time: David Robinson (Key West) - 21.1/10.6/2.5 (1989-2003) - Coming out the gates with All-NBA and All-Defense selections as a rookie, Robinson was instantly one of the best in the NBA. All-Time: Ricky Davis (Las Vegas) - 13.5/3.5/3.3 (1999-2010) - Nicknamed Wrong Rim Ricky, he most notably averaged 20 points a game on the Cavs team that drafted Lebron. Active: Rodney Hood (Meridian) - 12.1/2.8/1.9 (2014- ) - Rodney Hood has been a solid offensive 2/3 since coming into the league. Maryland has a long history concerning sports and a number of major and minor … The name of the state has been derived from Henrietta Maria of France, a former monarch. His almost insurmountable lead on the assist record comes from him leading the league in total assists nine times in a row, as well as only missing 14 games out of a possible 1518. Maryland: DRAFT: 2010: Rd 1, Pk 28 (MEM) STATUS: Inactive: Bio Earnings Stats Contract Social. All-Time: Calvin Murphy (Norwalk) - 17.9/2.1/4.4 (1971-1983) - The shortest Hall of Famer (5'9) and world-class baton twirler, Calvin Murphy was only a one time all-star but did lead the Rockets in all-time scoring before Olajuwon. I never really thought about where he came from but it makes so much fucking sense. Already an all-star in fourth season and has a bright future. Over the rest of his career he won 5 championships, 2 MVPs, 15x All-Star and All-NBA including the oldest All-NBA first team selection at 36. The three-time all-star has also won three WNBA championships and two WNBA Coach of the Year Awards. All-Time and Active: Doug McDermott (Grand Forks) - 8.4/2.2/0.9 (2014- ) - Dougie McBuckets has been an automatic three-point shooter since his sophomore season and judging by Korver's and Kerr's careers, he has quite a few years to go. All eight colleges with 10 or more NBA players competes in the ACC, Big East, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12, or SEC. Wade is most remembered for his time has a member of the big three in Miami, but his all-time finals performance in 2006 is what puts him in the greatest shooting guard conversation. - 4. Career Stats. Only: Matt Bonner (Concord) - 5.8/3.0/0.7 (2004- 2016) - Longtime backup big man for the Spurs where he won two championships. All-Time and Active: Jayson Tatum (St Louis) - 17.7/6.0/2.3 (2017- ) - Too early? Pro players born in Maryland (MD) # Name Pos Height Weight Birth Date Birth Place College Pro Team League More; 50 : ... Maryland : Atlanta Hawks : NBA : 0 : Dorsey, Joey : PF : 6-8 : 268 : 1983-12-16 : Baltimore, MD : Memphis : Toronto Raptors : Active: Derrick White (Parker) - 9.7/3.2/3.4 (2018- ) - With his current injury, there are technically no actively playing NBA players from Colorado. All-Time: Dwyane Wade (Chicago) - 22.0/4.7/5.4 (2003-2019) - Flash was a thirteen time All-Star and had eight All-NBA selections. * The three players born in the U.S. Virgin Islands: Tim Duncan (of course), Raja Bell and Charles Claxton, who played seven minutes for the Celtics in … Active: Karl-Anthony Towns (Edison) - 22.7/11.8/2.8 (2015- ) - Had to choose between him and Bam, so not sure about this one. has made an NBA debut for at least 23 of the 30 NBA teams. Active: Tyler Herro (Milwaukee) - 14.1/4.5/2.4 (2019- ) - A young prospect for the Miami Heat and although he had a good rookie year (a good start to his second season), he has so far been defined by his 37 point performance in the ECF last season. Maryland has a long history concerning sports and a number of major and minor professional sport figures have hailed from the state. The last time a player out of Maryland was selected in the NBA draft was in 2020. Not related to Carlos. 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