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Top 10 Greatest NBA Players in the World Right Now

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We will overview it all as the 2021-23 season draws near. One of the most anticipated lists will be of the best NBA players who play an integral part of the current squad. Scott Fujita has provided us with his list of potential basketball players. Let us read further about the Top 10 Greatest NBA Players in the World Right Now.

NBA Players have a last line of defense, they can block anything that came their way as an effective blocker. They stand out among small forwards with their quick pace, surety, and stamina that outshine them all. NBA Players can win the game within points at the end of the match. It is often decided in its final five minutes.

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Top 10 Greatest NBA Players in the World Right Now

Our list of the top ten players currently dominating the NBA features players from different positions. Teams as we analyze their strengths and performance indicators during the last season. These players can see their winning third gold medal for Team USA at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. It has proven adept at winning these races with a record.

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NBA Players play for the club and win matches. These players who play for the club get injured forcing them out. These NBA Players are still young, offering them ample chances to advance in their basketball careers. They can improve their free throw shooting and defense skills, but their potential is limitless.

10. Anthony Davis of the Los Angeles Lakers

 Anthony Davis’ tenure with the Los Angeles Lakers as LeBron James’ go-to partner has gone exceptionally well. During his first season alone, he contributed significantly towards their championship win. Davis had an admirable performance at both ends of the court despite injuries hindering his power-forward performance.

ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth11 March 1993
Age30 Years
Birth placeChicago
Country United States
Education and schoolPerspectives Charter High School
University of Kentucky
Height2.08 m
Weight115 Kg
Family DetailsFather Name: Anthony Davis Sr, Mother Name: Erainer Davis

9. Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers

Damian Lillard 2021-23 Stats: 29.8 Points, 4.3 Rebounds, and 8 Assists at 44.5% Field Goal and 38.4% 3-Point shooting; Only Stephen Curry has outdone him this season. When it comes to deep shooting abilities from beyond the 3-point arc. Unfortunately, at age 31, he does not get an opportunity to compete in the NBA Finals.

ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth15 July 1990
Age32 Years
Birth placeOakland, California
Country United States
Education and schoolSaint Joseph Notre Dame High School
Arroyo High School
Oakland High School
Weber State University
Height1.88 m
Weight88 Kg
Family DetailsFather Name: Houston Lillard, Mother Name: Gina Lillard

8. Kawhi Leonard

 Kawhi Leonard of the Los Angeles Clippers stands as number eight on our list of current NBA players. Boasting 2-way tackler abilities and potential as a top scorer on championship teams while continually honing his craft year by year. All they need for a championship run this year – not forgetting an injury-free and top-performing.

NicknameThe claw
ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth29 June 1991
Age32 Years
Birth placeLos Angeles, California
Country United States
Education and schoolMartin Luther King High School
San Diego State University
Height2.01 m
Weight102 Kg
Family DetailsFather Name: Mark Leonard, Mother Name: Kim Leonard, Siblings Name: Miesha Slayton, Wife name:  Kishele Shipley, Children Name: Kaliyah Leonard

7. Joel Embiid

 Joel Embiid of Philadelphia 76 should fill that void nicely. He has quietly made a name for himself as one of the premier players in NBA history.  He averaged 30.4 points, 12.7 rebounds, and 3.9 assists per game during his seven-game streak. With Atlanta Hawks in the Eastern Conference Semifinals; unfortunately, they lost due to a meniscus injury during their opening matchup.

NicknameThe Process
ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth16 March 1994
Age29 Years
Birth placeYaoundé
Country  Cameroon
Education and schoolThe Rock School
University of Kansas
Montverde Academy
Height2.13 m
Weight127 Kg
Family DetailsFather Name: Thomas Embiid, Mother Name: Christine Embiid, Siblings name: Arthur Embiid (Brother), Muriel Embiid (Sister), Girlfriend Name: Anne De Paula

6. Luka Doncic from Dallas Mavericks

3 seasons have passed, and now Luka Doncic’s magic no longer shocks. At 22 years old, PG is gradually honing and improving his ability to navigate and control the Game’s tempo brilliantly. Nearly getting the Dallas Mavericks through to the second round. Thanks to an average of 35.7 points, 10.3 assists, and 7.9 rebounds during seven playoff games played this year.  

NicknameEl Matador
ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth28 February 1999
Age24 Years
Birth placeLjubljana
Education and schoolOsnovna šola Mirana Jarca
Height2.01 m
Weight104 Kg
Family DetailsFather Name: Sasa Doncic Mother Name: Mirjam Poterbin, Girl friend name: Anamaria Goltes

5. Nikola Jokic

 Nikola Jokic of the Denver Nuggets One key figure behind Denver Nuggets. Journey to the Western Conference Finals on a sudden rise was Nikola Jokic. This center has demonstrated its power and influence throughout this season. Jokic is remarkable regarding his coordination skills from clutch spikes and shots through extended passes.

ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth19 February 1995
Age28 Years
Birth placeSombor
Country Serbia
Education and schoolNot Available
Height2.11 m
Weight129 Kg
Family DetailsFather Name:  Branislav Jokic, Mother Name: Gordana Jokic, Siblings Name: Nemanja and Strahinja Jokic, Wife Name: Natalija and Daughter Name: Ognjena Jokic

4. Kevin Durant of the Brooklyn Nets

Kevin Durant is one of the Top 10 Greatest NBA Players in the World Right Now

 Kevin Durant almost brought an injured Brooklyn Nets team into the Eastern Conference Finals with an exceptional 48-point performance in the Game. He had to miss most of the 2019-20 and 2021-23 seasons due to detoxing. Treating various illnesses; besides, he returned to MVP parity despite this setback.

ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth29 September 1988
Age34 Years
Birth placeWashington, D.C.
Country United States
Education and schoolMontrose Christian School
The University of Texas at Austin
Oak Hill Academy
Height2.08 m
Weight109 Kg
Family DetailsFather Name: Wayne Pratt, Mother Name: Wanda Durant, Girlfriend Name: Monica Wright

3. Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors

 Last season, Golden State Warrior’s all-time most excellent shooter. Stephen Curry finished second in scoring at an average of 32.0 points per game. Earned third on MVP voting lists as they look ahead to playoffs. Thompson returning to support Stephen Curry and provide balance in their lineup.

NicknameChef Curry
ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth14 March 1988
Age35 Years
Birth placeAkron,  Ohio
Country United States
Education and schoolCharlotte Christian School
Davidson College
Height1.88 m
Weight84 Kg
Family Details Father Name: Dell Curry, Mother Name: Sonya Curry, Siblings Name: Seth Curry, Sydel Curry, Wife name: Ayesha Curry, Children: Riley Curry

2. LeBron James from Los Angeles Lakers

LeBron James is one of the Top 10 Greatest NBA Players in the World Right Now

 LeBron James needs no introduction; his presence would be missing from this list even if this were his 19th season. He was an MVP frontrunner before an ankle injury sidelined him and the Lakers from further competition. Still, LeBron led LA past Golden State in the Play-In round before falling miserably against Phoenix Suns in the opening round.

NicknameKing James
ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth30 December 1984
Age38 Years
Birth placeAkron, Ohio
Country United States
Education and schoolSt. Vincent-St. Mary High School
Height2.06 m
Weight113 Kg
Family DetailsFather Name: Anthony McClelland, Mother Name: Gloria Marie James, Wife Name: Savannah Brinson, Children Name: Bryce Maximus James, LeBron James Jr., Zhuri James

1. Giannis Antetokounmpo of Milwaukee Bucks

 This was like when his Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Nets in the Eastern Conference Semifinals last season. One could argue he outshone Durant, just like they overtook Durant with 2 MVP awards. Best Defensive Player awards over those 2 seasons and overshadowed both contenders by quite some margin.

NicknameThe Greek Freak
ProfessionBasketball player
Date of Birth6 December 1994
Age28 Years
Birth placeAthens
Country Greece
Education and schoolNot Available
Height2.11 m
Weight110 Kg
Family DetailsFather Name: Charles Antetokounmpo, Mother Name: Veronica Antetokounmpo, Siblings Name: Alexis Antetokounmpo, Francis Antetokounmpo, Kostas Antetokounmpo, Thanasis Antetokounmpo


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