Nigeria NBA Players

Players from Nigeria Currently In The NBA

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Team GP MPG PPG RPG APG SPB BPG
Al-Farouq Aminu F 6-9 220 Sep 21, 1990 Orlando Magic - - - - - - -
Giannis Antetokounmpo F 6-11 242 Dec 6, 1994 Milwaukee Bucks - - - - - - -
Thanasis Antetokounmpo SF 6-7 215 Jul 17, 1992 Milwaukee Bucks - - - - - - -
Chimezie Metu PF 6-10 215 Mar 22, 1997 San Antonio Spurs - - - - - - -
Josh Okogie SG 6-5 211 Sep 1, 1998 Minnesota Timberwolves - - - - - - -

* Stats from the 2019-2020 season.

Players from Nigeria In The NBA Since 1946-1947

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Team(s) GP MPG PPG RPG APG SPB BPG
Ike Diogu PF 6-8 255 Sep 11, 1983 GOS, IND, LAC, POR, SAC, SAN 225 12.42 5.99 3.06 0.31 0.16 0.29
Ime Udoka G-F 6-5 220 Aug 9, 1977 LAL, NYK, POR, SAC, SAN 316 18.07 5.17 2.93 0.97 0.66 0.17
Ndudi Ebi F 6-9 231 Jun 18, 1984 MIN 19 4.53 2.11 1.00 0.21 0.05 0.26
Michael Olowokandi C 7-0 270 Apr 3, 1975 BOS, LAC, MIN 500 26.26 8.27 6.83 0.65 0.45 1.39
Olumide Oyedeji C 6-11 240 May 11, 1981 ORL, SEA 92 6.37 1.38 2.13 0.12 0.17 0.16
Obinna Ekezie C 6-9 270 Aug 22, 1975 ATL, DAL, LAC, WAS, VAN 143 10.60 3.57 2.68 0.22 0.27 0.19
Kelenna Azubuike F-G 6-5 220 Dec 16, 1983 DAL, GOS 208 24.16 10.47 3.99 1.11 0.63 0.50
Hakeem Olajuwon C 7-0 255 Jan 21, 1963 HOU, TOR 1238 35.72 21.77 11.10 2.47 1.75 3.09
Yinka Dare C 7-1 270 Oct 10, 1972 NJN 110 9.11 2.12 2.55 0.04 0.11 0.64
Peter Aluma C 6-10 260 Apr 23, 1973 SAC 2 2.50 1.00 1.00 0.00 0.50 0.50
Julius Nwosu F 6-10 255 May 1, 1971 SAN 23 3.65 1.35 1.04 0.13 0.00 0.13
Gani Lawal F 6-9 234 Nov 7, 1988 PHX 1 1.93 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Al-Farouq Aminu F 6-9 220 Sep 21, 1990 DAL, LAC, NOP, POR 670 25.20 7.72 6.09 1.23 0.96 0.57
Solomon Alabi C 7-1 250 Mar 21, 1988 TOR 26 6.97 1.50 2.35 0.19 0.15 0.42
Josh Akognon PG 5-11 175 Feb 10, 1986 DAL 3 2.90 1.67 0.33 0.33 0.00 0.00
Festus Ezeli C 6-11 265 Oct 21, 1989 GOS 170 14.08 4.19 4.26 0.37 0.28 0.98
Ben Uzoh SG 6-3 205 Mar 18, 1988 CLE, NJN, TOR 60 13.45 3.98 2.13 2.17 0.50 0.18
Michael Gbinije SF 6-6 200 Jun 5, 1992 DET 9 3.51 0.44 0.33 0.22 0.00 0.00
Daniel Ochefu F 6-11 240 Dec 15, 1993 WAS 19 3.94 1.26 1.16 0.16 0.11 0.00
Giannis Antetokounmpo F 6-11 242 Dec 6, 1994 MIL 465 32.73 18.81 8.27 4.13 1.20 1.35
Thanasis Antetokounmpo SF 6-7 215 Jul 17, 1992 NYK 2 3.13 3.00 0.50 0.00 0.00 0.00
Chimezie Metu PF 6-10 215 Mar 22, 1997 SAN 29 5.01 1.76 1.24 0.45 0.21 0.07
Josh Okogie SG 6-5 211 Sep 1, 1998 MIN 74 23.74 7.70 2.95 1.23 1.19 0.45

* Career stats since the 1946-1947 season.