Zydrunas Ilgauskas is the second tallest right now and Yao Ming is the second tallest NBA player ever.
The NBA player who paid for 80 cows for his wife and is the tallest ever in the NBA is Manute Bol. Bol is a native of Sudan.
manute bol is the tallest one ever, but currently the tallest nba player is regan crocker at 9'9!! Actually it was Gheorghe Muresan who was the tallest player ever, at 7'7", and regan crocker isn't an NBA player, and the tallest man ever was 8'11", so he can't be 9'9". Unfortunately, Manute Bol died at 7'6".
The tallest basketball player currently playing in the NBA is Hasheem Thabeet and he is 7 ft 3 inches tall. The tallest ever player was Gheorghe Muresan who stood at 7 ft 7 inches.
The tallest player i think is Yao Ming
Gheorge Muresan, at 7'7"Manute Bol as 7'6" but had a wingspan of 8'6"!The tallest current NBA player is Yao Ming at 7'6".http://www.jetpunk.com/quizzes/tallest-nba-players-quiz.phpTwo men are the answer to this list. Manute Bol and Gheorge Murasean. Both men are 7'7".
Previous tallest african-american basketball player in the nba was Ralph Sampson who was 7'4
i think it is manute bol
He is only the tallest player the NBA (currently).
the tallest basketball player is yao ming.
Manute Bol who was 7-7
YES HE IS 7FOOT 6IN HE IS THE TALLEST PLAYER IN NBA SO YAO MING IS TALLEST PLAYER ON THE HOUSTON TEXAS ROCKET'S
Yao Ming at 7'6".
7 foot 7
manute bol at 7'7
Manute Bol 7ft 7 inches