While there are no Mexicans playing in the NBA today, players from Mexico like Gustavo Ayon, Jorge Guierrez, and Eduardo Najera all got their chance to show off their skills on the biggest stage in the sport.
Have any Mexicans played in the NBA?
List of NBA players from Mexico that have played in the league (Some players signed by teams may appear in the list although they have not played in the NBA).
International NBA players Mexico.
|In the NBA||From||2019|
Who is the first Mexican in the NBA?
When he made his Suns debut, he made history by becoming the first Mexican to participate in an NBA game.
|Born||July 17, 1973 El Rosario, Sinaloa, Mexico|
|Listed height||6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)|
|Listed weight||285 lb (129 kg)|
How many Latino NBA players are there?
Only 10 players in the NBA are Hispanic. Six of them are from Spain.
How many NBA players are Mexican born?
Players from Mexico In The NBA Since 1946-1947
|Eduardo Najera||F||Jul 11, 1976|
|Horacio Llamas||C||Jul 17, 1973|
|Jorge Gutierrez||PG||Dec 27, 1988|
|Gustavo Ayon||C||Apr 1, 1985|
Is Manu Ginobili a Hall of Famer?
Ginobili is a lock for the Hall of Fame. He has an impressive resume that features multiple NBA championships and All-Star appearances, and his accomplishments as a member of the Argentinian National Team, which won an Olympic gold medal in 2004, solidifies his case.
Where is Manu Ginobili from?
Like most Portuguese, he speaks Spanish, and before entering the NBA, he used to play for several Barcelona teams. Currently, he is playing for the Cavaliers and is averaging about 1.2 blocks, 9.6 rebounds, and 9.4 points per game.