Question: Who has the highest reach in NBA?

Fall, the tallest player in today’s league (7′ 7”) has an incredible 8′ 2.25” wingspan that is the second-largest in NBA history. Still, the undrafted free agent has played only 22 games for the Boston Celtics since signing with the franchise in 2019.

Which NBA player has the highest reach?

#1 Wilt Chamberlain (48 Inches)

Wilt Chamberlain was a man among boys. 7’1″ tall with a wingspan of 7’8″, he dominated the NBA and still holds many unbroken records to this day. He is the only NBA player ever to score 100 points in a single game and his 50.4 ppg average in 1962 will not be broken any time soon.

Who has the highest jumping reach?

Officially, the highest platform jump Guinness World Record is 65″, or 5 foot 5 inches, which was reached by Brett Williams in 2019.

Who jumps higher LeBron or Jordan?

#4 LeBron James, AKA King James

Bottom Line: James’ 44 inch (4 inches less than Jordan’s) vertical leap puts the top of his head a full 4 inches above the rim and only two inches lower than His Airness. This takes into account James’ 2 inch height advantage over Jordan.

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Who has the longest wingspan ever?

The wingspan of Manute Bol, at 8 feet 6 inches (2.59 m), is (as of 2013) the longest in NBA history, and his vertical reach was 10 feet 5 inches (3.18 m).

What sport has the highest jumpers?

Getting vertical: The highest jumps in sport

  • Basketball – Wilt Chamberlain (48 inches/1.22m) and Michael Jordan (46 inches/1.17m) …
  • Track and Field, Pole Vault – Sergey Bubka (6.15m/242.1 inches) and Renaud Lavillenie (6.16m/242.5 inches) …
  • Leonel Marshall – Volleyball (50 inches/1.27m) …
  • Figure Skating. …
  • Artistic Gymnastics.

How high can Hinata jump?

The stats that are important is his fingertip height on his reach test which is 210cm and his running jump reach which at it’s highest is 333cm. Simple math (333cm-210cm=123cm) and conversions (123cm=48.03in) show that Hinata can jump a ridiculous 48inches.

How High Can Michael Jordan reach?

In 1984, while still playing at Carolina, Jordan reportedly had his vertical leap measured during his time with the men’s U.S. Olympic basketball team. According to those involved, Jordan soared to a height of 48 inches. It was then and still is today, considered to be one of the top highest vertical leaps.

Has Steve Nash dunked?

In his 17-year NBA career, Steve Nash attempted (and missed) just one in-game dunk, in 2007 according to

How far could Michael Jordan long jump?

(6) Summing up on this highly speculative count, Jordan could have leaped, with an uncomfortable basketball in his hands, about 9.5m. The current world record is just under 9m [2].

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What is LeBron vertical?

A Place Above the Rim

The current reigning monarch of the air is LeBron James. With his vertical leap reportedly measuring in at somewhere north of 40 inches (the NBA average is in the high 20s), King James is able to launch his 6-foot-8-inch, 250-pound frame with seeming ease.

Who has a 7ft wingspan?

Being tall usually comes with a long wingspan. It’s not surprising that that the longest wingspan officially measured in the NBA belongs to one of the tallest players in NBA history, Tacko Fall. Fall stands at 7’7” in shoes and has a wingspan that measures a staggering 8′ 2.25″.

Who has the shortest wingspan in NBA?

Shane Larkin and J. J. Barea both hold the official record for the shortest wingspan in NBA history which is surprising considering that they both stand at almost 5’11”. Their wingspans have officially been measured at 5’10.75″. Even 5’9″ Nate Robinson has a wingspan measuring 6’1″.