Nicknames

Door de jaren heen kregen vele spelers leuke bijnamen. Met dit overzicht willen we dit graag met jullie delen. Bovenaan de pagina vind je de laatst toegevoegde namen terug, de volledige lijst staat er onder.

Laatst toegevoegd

Andray Blatche " Bulletproof " Dallas Mavericks
Matthew Dellavedova " Delly " Cleveland Cavaliers
Donald A. Smith " " Don, The Kangaroo " Houston Rockets, Seattle Supersonics
Kevin Wayne Durant " Durantula ", " KD " Oklahoma Thunder
Joel Craig Ehlo " Eggs ", "Mr. Everything " Houston Rockets, Seattle Supersonics
Danilo Gallinari " Il Gallo ", " The Rooster " Denver Nuggets, New York Knicks
James Mitchell Cleamons " Jimmy " LA Lakers, Washington Bullets
Michael Jerome Cage " John Shaft " LA Clippers, New Jersey Nets, Seattle Supersonics
Joseph Franklin Fulks " Jumpin' Joe " Philadelphia 76
Michael Alex Conley Jr . " Money Mike " Memphis Grizzlies
Andrew Tyler Hansbrough " Psycho " " T " Indiana Pacers
Horace Junior Grant " The General " Chicago Bulls, LA Lakers
Jamaal Franklin " The Grindson " Denver Nuggets, Memphis Grizzlies
Luol Ajou Deng " The Man from Sudan " Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat
James Harden " Beard man " " Beard man " Houston Rockets
Walter Jones Bellamy " Bells " Atlanta Hawks
Donald D. Ackerman " Buddy " New York Knicks
Phil Jackson " Coat Hanger " New York Knicks
Gregory Carleton Anthony " G-Money " New York Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor Jr . " Lew, Cap, Murdock " LA Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks
Ray Allen " Ray-Ray, Sugar Ray, Jesus Shuttlesworth " Boston Celtics, Seattle Supersonics
Didier Ilunga-Mbenga D.J. Dallas Mavericks, LA Lakers
Jim Barnes " Bad News " New York Knicks
Andrea Bargnani " Bargs ", " Il Mago " New York Knicks, Toronto Raptors
Thurl Lee Bailey " Big T." Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz
Brent Robert Barry " Bones " San Antonio Spurs, Seattle Supersonics
Alvan Leigh Adams " Double A, The Oklahoma Kid " Phoenix Suns
Hassan Olawale Adams " Hot Sauce " New Jersey Nets
Carmelo Kyam Anthony " Melo " Denver Nuggets, New York Knicks
Nathaniel Archibald " Nate ", " The Skate " Boston Celtics
Rafer Jamel Alston " Skip to My Lou " Houston Rockets, Milwaukee Bucks
Trevor Anthony Ariza " Switchblade " Houston Rockets, LA Lakers
Harrison Barnes " The Black Falcon " Golden State Warriors
Leandro Mateus Barbosa " The Brazilian Blur ", " Leandrinho " Golden State Warriors
Anthony Allen " The Grindfather " Boston Celtics
Benjamin Roy Armstrong Jr. " The Kid " Chicago Bulls
Richard Francis Dennis Barry III " The Miami Greyhound " Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets
William Denard Barton " The People's Champ " Denver Nuggets, Portland Trail Blazers
Stacey Orlando Augmon " The Plastic Man " Atlanta Hawks
Eugene Lavon Banks " Tinkerbell " Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs
Walter Raphael Hazzard Jr. " Walt " LA Lakers
Monta Ellis "Mississippi Bullet " Dallas Mavericks, Golden State Warriors
Boris Babacar Diaw " 3D " Atlanta Hawks, San Antonio Spurs
Adrian Delano Dantley " A. D. " - Buffalo Milwaukee Bucks, Utah Jazz
Antoine Labotte Carr " A.C. ", " The Big Dog " Atlanta Hawks
Gilbert Jay Arenas " Agent Zero ", " The Hibachi ", " Gil ", " Nacho ", " Black President " Washington Bullets
Baron Walter Louis Davis " B-Diddy ", " Boom Dizzle ", " The Beard " New York Knicks
Michael Paul Beasley " B-Easy " Miami Heat
Aaron John Baynes " Bangers " San Antonio Spurs
Shane Courtney Battier " Batman " Houston Rockets
Danny Granger Jr. " Batman ", " The Gift " Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat
Andris Biedrins " Beans " Golden State Warriors, Utah Jazz
Marco Stefano Belinelli " Beli " San Antonio Spurs
Michael Kent Benson " Benny " Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons
Michael Bibby " Bib " Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Sacramento Kings
Ronald Glen Davis " Big Baby ", " Large Infant ", " Uno-Uno " Boston Celtics, LA Clippers
Andrew Melvin Gooden " Big Drizzle " Memphis Grizzlies, Washington Bullets
Bradley Lee Daugherty " Big Dukie ", " Hooch " Cleveland Cavaliers
Elden Jerome Campbell " Big E ", " Easy " Detroit Pistons, LA Lakers
Justin Anthony Hamilton " Big Ham ", " Ham " Philadelphia 76
Patrick Aloysius Ewing " Big Pat ", " Hoya Destroya " New York Knicks
Andre Jamal Drummond " Big Penguin " Detroit Pistons
David William Cowens " Big Red " Boston Celtics
Zelmo Beaty Jr. " Big Z " LA Lakers
William John Donovan " Billy the Kid " New York Knicks
Otis Lee Birdsong " Bird " New Jersey Nets
Kobe Bean Bryant " Black Mamba ", " KB24 ", " Vino " LA Lakers
Robert L. Dandridge Jr. " Bobby D ", " Greyhound " Milwaukee Bucks
DeMarcus Amir Cousins " Boogie ", " DMC " Sacramento Kings
Channing Thomas Frye " Buffet of Goodness " New York Knicks, Orlando Magic
Christopher Wesson Bosh " CB4 ", " The Boshtrich ", " Boshasaurus " Miami Heat, Toronto Raptors
Chris Douglas-Roberts " CDR ", " Fresh ", " The Dread Pirate " LA Clippers, New Jersey Nets
Peter Shawn Chilcutt " Chili Pete " LA Clippers, Sacramento Kings
Darryl Dawkins " Chocolate Thunder ", "Double D " Detroit Pistons, Philadelphia 76
Walter Frazier Jr " Clyde " Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks
Allen Crabbe " Cool Breeze " Portland Trail Blazers
Robert Joseph Cousy " Cooz ", " Houdini of the Hardwood " Boston Celtics
John Sidney Battle " Cricket ", " Pickle ", " J.B." Atlanta Hawks, Cleveland Cavaliers
Raymond Bernard Felton " D-Fish " Golden State Warriors, LA Lakers
Dennis Wayne Johnson " D.J. " Boston Celtics, Seattle Supersonics
Erick Trevez Dampier " Damp " Atlanta Hawks, Golden State Warriors
Draymond Jamal Green " Day-Day ", " The Dancing Bear " Golden State Warriors
DeCovan Kadell Brown " Dee-lightful " Boston Celtics, Orlando Magic
Andrew Donald DeClercq " Drew " Golden state - Orlando " Drew " Golden State Warriors, Orlando Magic
Elton Tyron Brand " E.B." Atlanta Hawks, Chicago Bulls, LA Clippers
Francisco Alberto Garcia " El Flaco " Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings
Raymond Bernard Felton Jr. " Felts " -- Charlotte Dallas Mavericks
Forest Edward Able " Frosti " Syracuse Nationals " Frosti " Syracuse Nationals
Francisco Marinho Robby Elson " Geico " Denver Nuggets, Philadelphia 76
Luigi Datome " Gigi " Boston Celtics, Detroit Pistons
Emanuel David Ginobili " Gino ", " Narigon ", " El Contusione " SAS " Gino ", " Narigon ", " El Contusione " San Antonio Spurs
Thomas James Gugliotta " Googs " Atlanta Hawks, Washington Bullets
Wayne Richard Embry " Goose ", " The Wall " ABA - Cicinnatti Milwaukee Bucks
Samuel Davis Dalembert " Haitian Sensation " New York Knicks, Philadelphia 76
Phil Jackson " Head 'n Shoulders " New York Knicks
Gus Johnson Jr " Honeycomb " Baltimore Bullets
Cedric Z. Ceballos " Ice " Dallas Mavericks, Miami Heat
A.C. Green Jr " Iron Man " LA Lakers, Miami Heat
Joshua Malik Childress " J-Chill " Atlanta Hawks, New Orleans Jazz
Joe Barry Carroll " J. B." Golden State Warriors, Phoenix Suns
Jon Alan Barry " J.B. " Houston Rockets, Milwaukee Bucks
Ulysses Lee Bridgeman " J.B.", " The Torch " LA Clippers, Milwaukee Bucks
Aaron Jamal Crawford " JC " Chicago Bulls, LA Clippers
Jimmy Butler III " Jimmy Buckets " Chicago Bulls
Kentavious Tannell Caldwell-Pope " K.C. "," Ken ", " KCP " Detroit Pistons
Kevin Maurice Garnett " KG ", " The Big Ticket ", " The Kid " Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves
Marc Gasol " La Tanqueta ", " Big Marc " Memphis Grizzlies
Larry Joe Bird " Larry Legend ", " The Hick from French Lick " Boston Celtics
Isaiah Canaan " Lil' Sip " Houston Rockets, Philadelphia 76
Kenneth Bernard Faried " Manimal " Denver Nuggets
Michael Carter-Williams " MCW " Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia 76
Pau Gasol " Meal Ticket " Chicago Bulls, LA Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies
Michael Jerome Cooper " Mike " LA Lakers
Eric Bledsoe " Mini-Lebron " LA Clippers, Phoenix Suns
Maurice Edward Cheeks " Mo " New Jersey Nets, Philadelphia 76
Chauncey Ray Billups " Mr. Big Shot " Boston Celtics, Detroit Pistons
James William Cartwright " Mr. Bill " Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks
Elgin Gay Baylor " Mr. Inside " LA Lakers
Thomas Joseph Gola " Mt. All-Around " New York Knicks, Philadelphia 76
Sean Michael Elliott " Ninja " San Antonio Spurs
Jose Manuel Calderon " Numero Ocho " New York Knicks, Toronto Raptors
Anfernee Deon Hardaway " Penny " New York Knicks, Orlando Magic
Johnny Earl Dawkins Jr " Pooh " Detroit Pistons, Philadelphia 76, San Antonio Spurs
Bradley Emmanuel Beal " Real Deal ", " Big Panda ", " Blue Magic " Washington Bullets
Matthew Robert Bonner " Red Rocket ", " Red Mamba " San Antonio Spurs, Toronto Raptors
Julius Shareef Abdur-Rahim " Reef " Van Couver - Atlanta " Reef " Van Couver Atlanta Hawks
Rolando Antonio Blackman " Ro " Dallas Mavericks, New York Knicks
Samuel James Cassell " Sam I Am " Boston Celtics, Houston Rockets, Milwaukee Bucks
Bob Petit " Schlim " " Schlim " Milwaukee Bucks
Gursimran Bhullar " Sim City " Sacramento Kings
Charles Wade Barkley " Sir Charles ", " The Round Mound of Rebound ", " The Chuckster " Houston Rockets, Philadelphia 76
Richard Barnett " Skull ", " Fall Back Baby " LA Lakers, New York Knicks
DerMarr Miles Johnson " Slim " Atlanta Hawks, San Antonio Spurs
Steve Curry & Klay Thompson " Splash Brothers." Golden State Warriors
Wardell Stephen Curry II " Steph ", " Baby-Faced Assassin ", " Chef Curry " Golden State Warriors
Gail Charles Goodrich Jr " Stumpy " LA Lakers, New Orleans Jazz
Almario Vernard Chalmers " Super Mario ", " The Superintendent " Miami Heat
Lloyd Daniels " Swee'pea " San Antonio Spurs, Toronto Raptors
Nat Clifton " Sweetwater " New York Knicks
Thomas Doane Chambers " T.C." Philadelphia 76, Phoenix Suns, Seattle Supersonics
Artis Gilmore " The A Train " ABA Kentucky Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs
Brandon Sam Bass " The Animal " Boston Celtics
Corey Jae Crowder " The Beast " Dallas Mavericks
Alexander English " The Blade " Dallas Mavericks, Milwaukee Bucks
Marcus D. Camby " The Camby Man " Denver Nuggets, New York Knicks
Reginald Jamaal Evans " The Collector " Sacramento Kings, Seattle Supersonics
Al Cervi " The Digger " Rochester Royals " The Digger " Rochester Royals
Goran Dragic " The Dragon " Miami Heat, Philadelphia 76
Corey Wayne Brewer " The Drunken Dribbler " Houston Rockets, Minnesota Timberwolves
Daniel Gadzuric " The Flying Dutchman " Milwaukee Bucks, New York Knicks
Sherman Douglas " The General " Miami Heat, New Jersey Nets
Robert Edris Davies " The Harrisburg Houdini ", " Li'l Abner " - Rochester Royals
Eric Gordon Jr. " The Hobbit " LA Clippers, New Orleans Jazz
Harry Junior Gallatin " The Horse ", " Farmer " Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks
John Warren " The Iceman " New York Knicks
George Gervin " The Iceman " " Ice " ABA Virginia San Antonio Spurs
William John Cunningham " The Kangaroo Kid " Philadelphia 76
Avery Johnson " The Little General ", " Taz " , " A.J." Dallas Mavericks, Seattle Supersonics
Michael Joseph Dunleavy JR. " The Natural " Chicago Bulls, Golden State Warriors
Marcin Gortat " The Polish Hammer ", " The Polish Machine " Orlando Magic, Washington Bullets
Earl Cureton " The Twirl " Philadelphia 76
Rex Everett Chapman " The Wonder Boy " Phoenix Suns
Timothy Theodore Duncan " Timmy ", " The Big Fundamental ", " Groundhog Day ", " Old Man Riverwalk " San Antonio Spurs
Tyreke Jamir Evans " Too Easy ", " Reke Havoc " New Orleans Jazz, Sacramento Kings
James Caron Butler " Tuff Juice " Detroit Pistons, Miami Heat
Kyrie Irving " Uncle Drew " Cleveland Cavaliers
Anthony Marshon Davis " Unibrow ", " The Brow " New Orleans Jazz
Vincent Lamar Carter Jr. " V.C. ", " Vinsanity ", " Air Canada ", " Half-Man/Half-Amazing " Memphis Grizzlies, Toronto Raptors
Vander Blue " Veezy " Boston Celtics, LA Lakers
Gruenig Robert Ace New York Renaissance
Serge Ibaka Air Congo Oklahoma Thunder
Michael Jordan Air Jordan Chicago Bulls
Dikembe Mutombo Air Zaïre Denver Nuggets
Albert Harrington Baby Al Indiana Pacers, Washington Bullets
Harold Miner Baby Jordan Cleveland Cavaliers
Charlie Scott Batman
Al Jefferson Big Classic Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz
Darrall Tucker Imhoff Big D. New York Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers
Glenn Robinson Big Dog Milwaukee Bucks
Corlin Williamson Big Nasty Sacramento Kings
Othella Harrington Big O - Charlotte. Houston Rockets
John Kerr Big Red
Zydrunas Ilgauskas Big Z, Zabonis Cleveland Cavaliers
Earl Monroe Black Jesus New York Knicks
Blazejowski Carol Blase
James Patrick Johnson Bloodsport Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors
Jeannette Harry Buddy Baltimore Bullets
Bill Cartwright Butterfingers Chicago Bulls
Greg Anderson Caddillac Detroit Pistons
Kirk James Hinrich Captain Kirk Chicago Bulls
Thompson John Cat Boston Celtics
Charles Oakley Chairman of the Boards New York Knicks
Darryl Dawkins Chocolate Thunder Indiana Pacers
Frazier Walt Clyde New York Knicks
Clyde Drexler Clyde the Glide Portland Trail Blazers
Cazzie Russell Cockles 'n' Muscles New York Knicks
Didier Mbenga Congo Cash LA Lakers
Michael Cooper Coop-a-Loops LA Lakers
Dick Barnett Darlin LA Lakers
Rudy Larusso Deuce LA Lakers
Bradley Bill Dollar Bill New York Knicks
Fred Brown Down Town Seattle Supersonics
Darrell Griffith Dr. Dunkenstein Utah Jazz
Julius Erving Dr. J. Philadelphia 76
Larry Kenon Dr. K. New Jersey Nets
Martin Slater Dugie Saint Louis Hawks
Dale Davis Duo Of Doom
Elden Campbell Duo Of Doom
Earl Monroe Earl The Pearl New York Knicks
Macauley Ed Easy Ed Boston Celtics
Ed Pinckney Easy Ed Toronto Raptors
Larry Nance Fancy Phoenix Suns
Roland Taylor Fatty
Vandiver Robert Fuzzy Boston Celtics
Grant Henry Hill G-Money Detroit Pistons
Johnston Neil Gabby Philadelphia 76
Gugliotta Tom Googs Minnesota Timberwolves
Reece Tatum Goose Globetrotters
Larry Johnson Grandmama New York Knicks
Larry Demetric Johnson Grandmama, LJ Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks
Hakeem Olajuwon Hakeem The Dream Houston Rockets
Darrall Imhoff Hammer Head LA Lakers
Harold Hairston Happy LA Lakers
Cornelius L. Hawkins Hawk ABA - LAL - Atlanta Hawk - ABA Atlanta Hawks, LA Lakers
James Robinson Hollywood
Ronald Harper Hollywood, Ohio Flyer Chicago Bulls
John J. Havlicek Hondo Boston Celtics
John Havlicek Hondo Boston Celtics
Russell Honey Honey Dallas Mavericks
Daniel Paul Issel Horse Kentucky. ABA Denver Nuggets
John Williams Hot Rod Cleveland Cavaliers
Robert J. Houbregs Houby Boston Celtics, Detroit Pistons
Ted McLain Hound Dog
Kris Nathan Humphries Hump Utah Jazz, Washington Bullets
Andre Tyler Iguodala Iggy, AI2, Dolla Billz Golden State Warriors, Philadelphia 76
Joe Bryant Jelly Bean Indiana Pacers
Joe Marcus Johnson Joe Cool, Big Shot Joe, Armadillo Cowboy Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, New Jersey Nets
John Logan Jenkins III Johnny J Atlanta Hawks, Dallas Mavericks
Josh Douglas Harrellson Jorts New Orleans Jazz
Fulks Joe Jumping Joe Philadelphia 76
Kevin Maurice Johnson K.J. Cleveland Cavaliers, Philadelphia 76
Johnson Kevin K.J. Phoenix Suns
Lebron James King James, LBJ, Chosen One, Bron-Bron Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat
Larry Bird Larry Legend Boston Celtics
Lucas Jerry Luke New York Knicks
Ervin Johnson Magic Johnson LA Lakers
Lewis Lloyd Magic Man Houston Rockets
Cazzie Russell Max Factor New York Knicks
Bill Cartwright Medical Bill Chicago Bulls
Jennings Keith Mister Toronto Raptors
Maurice Jose Harkless Moe Orlando Magic
Mashburns Jamal Monster Mash Minnesota Timberwolves
Cousy Bob Mr. Basketball Boston Celtics
Jerry West Mr. Clutch LA Lakers
Robert Horry Mr. June Houston Rockets
Larry Micheaux Mr. Mean Houston Rockets
Cazzie Russell Muscles Russell New York Knicks
Orlando Woolridge Oh! Oh! Chicago Bulls
Richard Kirkland Pee Wee
Anfernee Hardaway Penny Orlando Magic
Clyde Drexler Phi Slama Jamas Houston Rockets
Hakeem Olajuwon Phi Slama Jamas Houston Rockets
Larry Micheaux Phi Slama Jamas Houston Rockets
Michael Young Phi Slama Jamas Houston Rockets
Benny Anders Phi Slama Jamas Houston Rockets
Pete Maravich Pistol Pete New Orleans Jazz
Mike James Pit Bull Chicago Bulls, Washington Bullets
Gates William Pop New York Renaissance
Richard Allen Jefferson R.J. Cleveland Cavaliers, Dallas Mavericks, New Jersey Nets
Sam Cassell Sam I Am Houston Rockets
Johnson William Skinny Oklahoma Thunder
Ken Norman Snake Atlanta Hawks
John Salley Spider Detroit Pistons, Toronto Raptors
Weatherspoon Spoon Philadelphia 76
Gale Goodrich Stumpy LA Lakers
John Williamson Superfly New Jersey Nets
Dwight David Howard Superman, D12 Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic
Cooper Charles Tarzan New York Renaissance
Bill Cartwright Teach Chicago Bulls
David Robinson The Admiral San Antonio Spurs
Iverson Allen The Answer Philadelphia 76
Allen Ezail Iverson The Answer, A.I., Bubba Chuck, Jewelz, The Third Degree Memphis Grizzlies, Philadelphia 76
James Edward Harden Jr. The Beard Houston Rockets, Oklahoma Thunder
Wilt Chamberlain The Big Dipper
Haye Elvins The Big E Washington Bullets
Elvin Ernest Hayes The Big E. Houston Rockets
Robertson Oscar The Big O

Chris Anderson The Birdman Denver Nuggets
Kobe Bryant The Black Mamba LA Lakers
Bill Laimbeer The Bruise Brothers Detroit Pistons
Rick Mahorn The Bruise Brothers Detroit Pistons
Joe Hammond The Destroyer
Dean Meminger The Dream Chicago Bulls
Eric Cobb The Elevator Man
Gatling Chris The Energizer Golden State Warriors
Maurice Lucas The Enforcer Portland Trail Blazers
Justin Alaric Holiday The Fireman Golden State Warriors, Philadelphia 76
Gary Payton The Glove Seattle Supersonics
John Havlicek The Green Machine Boston Celtics
Armon Gilliam The Hammer New Jersey Nets
Gallatin Harry The Horse New York Knicks
Dominique Wilkens The Human Highlight Film Atlanta Hawks
George Gervin The Ice Man
John Kerr The last of the Great Hookers
Karl Malone The Mailman Utah Jazz
Fredrick Kristian Hoiberg The Mayor Indiana Pacers
Fred Hoyberg The Mayor Indiana Pacers
Bellinelli The Mill San Antonio Spurs
Stacey Augmon The Plastic Man Atlanta Hawks
Eric Piathowski The Polish Rifle LA Clippers
Brandon Jennings The Pterodactyl Detroit Pistons, Milwaukee Bucks
Cowens Dave The Redhead Boston Celtics
Chuck Person The Rifleman San Antonio Spurs
Charles Barkley The Round Mound of Rebound Phoenix Suns
Gary Trent The Shaq of the Mac Portland Trail Blazers
Lionel Hollins The Train Houston Rockets
Ralph Samson The Twin Towers Houston Rockets
Hakeem Olajuwon The Twin Towers Houston Rockets
Billy Paultz The Whopper New Jersey Nets, Utah Jazz
Edgar Jone The Wild Helicopter San Antonio Spurs
Dennis Rodman The Worm Chicago Bulls, Detroit Pistons
Majerle Dan Thunder Dan Phoenix Suns
Hardaway Tim Tim Bug Minnesota Timberwolves
Timothy Duane Hardaway Jr. Timothy New York Knicks
Nate Archibald Tiny New Jersey Nets
Thomas William Heinsohn Tommy, Tommy Gun, Ack-Ack Boston Celtics
Ersan Ilyasova Turkish Thunder Detroit Pistons, Milwaukee Bucks
Udonis Johneal Haslem U.D. Miami Heat
Kyrie Andrew Irving Uncle Drew Cleveland Cavaliers
Marques Johnson White Men Can't Jump New York Knicks
Cazzie Russell Wonder Boy New York Knicks

Sean Rooks Wookie Minnesota Timberwolves
Lloyd Free World B. Free Indiana Pacers
Xavier McDaniel X Man Boston Celtics