As of the 2008-09 season, that would be Yao Ming of the Houston Rockets who is listed by the NBA at the barefoot height of 7 feet, 6 inches (2.29 meters). The tallest players in the history of the NBA were Manute Bol and Gheorge Muresan, both listed by the NBA at the barefoot height of 7 feet, 7 inches (2.31 meters). Next come Yao and Shawn Bradley at 7 feet, 6 inches (2.29 meters) barefoot. NOTE: The NBA allows players to have their height listed either with or without shoes. There is no way of knowing, when seeing a player's height listed in statistics, whether this height is the barefoot height or 'with shoes' height.
Who is the tallest basketball player
Zydrunas Ilgauskas is the second tallest right now and Yao Ming is the second tallest NBA player ever.
Actually in the NBA is Yao Ming with 7'6, in the history of the league is Georghe Muresan with 7'7, a few milimetres over Manute Bol who is also 7'7
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.
The tallest player i think is Yao Ming
Kobe Bryant is currently the highest paid player in the NBA.
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".
Previous tallest african-american basketball player in the nba was Ralph Sampson who was 7'4
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.
kobe bryant is the best
YES HE IS 7FOOT 6IN HE IS THE TALLEST PLAYER IN NBA SO YAO MING IS TALLEST PLAYER ON THE HOUSTON TEXAS ROCKET'S
He is only the tallest player the NBA (currently).
The 2 tallest NBA players were Manute Bol of the Washington Wizrds and Gheorghe Muresan,however they were 7 feet 7 inches.Which autimatically tells us that it is Yao Ming whos height is 7 feet 6 inches.
i think it is manute bol
Derrick Favors is currently the youngest player in the NBA. Being born on July 15, 1991, he is the only 19 year old in the NBA.
Currently, the tallest player is NBA player Yao Ming. He plays for the Houston Rockets, and towers at 7' 6".
Houston Rockets center Yao Ming is currently the tallest player in the NBA at 2.29 m (7 ft 6 in).
Manute Bol 7ft 7 inches
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