List of International Players in the NBA 2014



The National Basketball Association (NBA) features some of the world's most popular players from various international countries who converge in the world's most popular basketball league.

International players who played for their respective national teams. Based upon the history of the NBA, the first international basketball star in the NBA came was born in Italy but raised in Canada, his name is Hank Biasatti who played in the NBA way back the year 1946.

The number of international NBA players soared high after the formation of the United States Dream Team when NBA Players were allowed to play in the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games. At the star of the 1991-1992 season there are 23 international players from 18 countries.

During the start of the NBA 2013-2014 season, there were 92 players from 39 countries and territories worldwide.



NBA International Players on Opening-Night Rosters (92)

Country Birthplace Name Team
Argentina Carlos Delfino Milwaukee Bucks
Argentina Emanuel "Manu" Ginobili San Antonio Spurs
Argentina Pablo Prigoni New York Knicks
Argentina Luis Scola Indiana Pacers
Australia Aron Baynes San Antonio Spurs
Australia Andrew Bogut Golden State Warriors
Australia Matt Dellavedova Cleveland Cavaliers
Australia Kyrie Irving Cleveland Cavaliers
Australia Patty Mills San Antonio Spurs
Bosnia and Herezgovina Ognjen Kuzmic Golden State Warriors
Bosnia and Herezgovina Mirza Teletovic Brooklyn Nets
Brazil Vitor Faverani Boston Celtics
Brazil Tiago Splitter San Antonio Spurs
Brazil Anderson Varejao Cleveland Cavaliers
Brazil Nene Washington Wizards
Cameroon Luc Richard Mbah a Moute Sacramento Kings
Canada Joel Anthony Miami Heat
Canada Anthony Bennett Cleveland Cavaliers
Canada Cory Joseph San Antonio Spurs
Canada South Africa Steve Nash Los Angeles Lakers
Canada Andrew Nicholson Orlando Magic
Canada Kelly Olynyk Boston Celtics
Canada Robert Sacre Los Angeles Lakers
Canada Tristan Thompson Cleveland Cavaliers
Congo Serge Ibaka Oklahoma City Thunder
Czech Republic Jan Vesely Washington Wizards
Democratic Republic of the Congo Bismack Biyombo Charlotte
Dominican Republic Francisco Garcia Houston Rockets
Dominican Republic Al Horford Atlanta Hawks
France Nicolas Batum Portland Trail Blazers
France Nando De Colo San Antonio Spurs
France Boris Diaw San Antonio Spurs
France Evan Fournier Denver Nuggets
France Rudy Gobert Utah Jazz
France Ian Mahinmi Indiana Pacers
France Erik Murphy Chicago Bulls
France Belgium Tony Parker San Antonio Spurs
France French Guiana Kevin Seraphin Washington Wizards
France Martinique Ronny Turiaf Minnesota Timberwolves
Georgia Zaza Pachulia Milwaukee Bucks
Georgia Tornike Shengelia Brooklyn Nets
Germany Elias Harris Los Angeles Lakers
Germany Dirk Nowitzki Dallas Mavericks
Germany Dennis Schroder Atlanta Hawks
Great Britain South Sudan Luol Deng Chicago Bulls
Great Britain Joel Freeland Portland Trail Blazers
Greece Giannis Antetokounmpo Milwaukee Bucks
Haiti Samuel Dalembert Dallas Mavericks
Israel Omri Casspi Houston Rockets
Israel Gal Mekel Dallas Mavericks
Italy Andrea Bargnani New York Knicks
Italy Marco Belinelli San Antonio Spurs
Italy Luigi Datome Detroit Pistons
Italy Danilo Gallinari Denver Nuggets
Latvia Andris Biedrins Utah Jazz
Lithuania Jonas Valanciunas Toronto Raptors
Lithunaia Donatas Motiejunas Houston Rockets
Macedonia Pero Antic Atlanta Hawks
Mexico Gustavo Ayon Atlanta Hawks
Montenegro Nikola Pekovic Minnesota Timberwolves
Montenegro Switzerland Nikola Vucevic Orlando Magic
New Zealand Steven Adams Oklahoma City Thunder
Nigeria Festus Ezeli Golden State Warriors
Poland Marcin Gortat Washington Wizards
Puerto Rico Jose Juan Barea Minnesota Timberwolves
Russia Sergey Karasev Cleveland Cavaliers
Russia Andrei Kirilenko Brooklyn Nets
Russia Timofey Mozgov Denver Nuggets
Russia Alexey Shved Minnesota Timberwolves
Senegal Gorgui Dieng Minnesota Timberwolves
Senegal Hamady Ndiaye Sacramento Kings
Serbia Nemanja Nedovic Golden State Warriors
Serbia Miroslav Raduljica Milwaukee Bucks
Slovenia Goran Dragic Phoenix Suns
Slovenia Beno Udrih New York Knicks
Spain Jose Manuel Calderon Dallas Mavericks
Spain Victor Claver Portland Trail Blazers
Spain Marc Gasol Memphis Grizzlies
Spain Pau Gasol Los Angeles Lakers
Spain Ricky Rubio Minnesota Timberwolves
Sweden Jonas Jerebko Detroit Pistons
Sweden Jeffrey Taylor Charlotte Bobcats
Switzerland Thabo Sefolosha Oklahoma City Thunder
Tanzania Hasheem Thabeet Oklahoma City Thunder
Turkey Omer Asik Houston Rockets
Turkey Ersan Ilyasova Milwaukee Bucks
Turkey Enes Kanter Utah Jazz
Turkey Hidayet "Hedo" Turkoglu Orlando Magic
U.S Virgin Islands Tim Duncan San Antonio SpUkraine Viacheslav Kravtsov Phoenix Suns
Ukraine Alex Len Phoenix Suns
Venezuela Greivis Vasquez Sacramento

---- guys take note of this players, you might see half of them during the 2014 FIBA World Cup

--- basketball lovers take a look at it


--- Superjayrex
List of International Players in the NBA 2014 List of International Players in the NBA 2014 Reviewed by Phil Newsome on 2/02/2014 Rating: 5

No comments:

Powered by Blogger.