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Robert Jaworski. A Filipino Basketball player for the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) the professional league of the Philippines. Jaworski played for the Ginebra San Miguel Team until he was 55 years old. He only retired when he was elected as a senator of the republic of the Philippines.

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As of April 1, 2017, the oldest player was Vince Carter, 41, of the Memphis Grizzlies (born January 6, 1977). Carter played his first 6 years with the Toronto Raptors, and has played on five other teams since 2004.

In the three years between 2015 and 2017, 6 of the 10 former oldest players retired. As of September 1, 2009 the oldest player on a NBA roster was Lindsey Hunter, 38, of the Chicago Bulls.

The oldest NBA player ever was Nat Hickey, who was 46 in 1948. In the modern game, the record was by Kevin Willis, who was 44 in 2007. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar retired at age 42 and Michael Jordan retired at 40. Five other Hall-of-Fame players played over the age of 40.

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With Shaquille O'Neal's retirement, Kurt Thomas is the current oldest player.

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Nat Hickey of the 1947-48 Providence Steamrollers, at 46, was the oldest player in NBA history. He appeared in only one game that season.

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The oldest active player is Memphis Grizzlies guard/forward Vince Carter, who is currently 39 years old.

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The oldest player ever to play in the NBA was Nat Hickey who played one game in the 1947-48 season when he was 45 years and 363 days old.

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Nat Hickey (45 years, 363 days). On January 28, 1948. He attempted six field goals, making none; he also received five personal fouls. He scored two points off of foul shots.

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Steve Nash is the oldest player playing in NBA currently. He is 40 years old and is playing for Los Angeles Lakers.

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