8 Tallest Players to Ever Play in the NBA

Gheorghe Mureșan

Standing at 7'7", Mureșan is tied for the tallest player in NBA history and played for the Washington Bullets and New Jersey Nets.

Manute Bol

Also 7'7", Bol was known for his shot-blocking prowess and played for several teams including the Washington Bullets and Golden State Warriors.

Tacko Fall

At 7'6", Fall played for the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers, known for his towering presence on the court

Yao Ming

Another 7'6" player, Yao Ming had a successful career with the Houston Rockets and was inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Shawn Bradley

Standing 7'6", Bradley played for multiple teams including the Philadelphia 76ers and Dallas Mavericks.

Sim Bhullar

At 7'5", Bhullar made history as the first player of Indian descent to play in the NBA with the Sacramento Kings.

Pavel Podkolzin

Measuring 7'5", Podkolzin played for the Dallas Mavericks and is among the tallest to have played in the league.

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