The Heaviest NBA Players 2022-23

Meet the heaviest players in the NBA for the 2022-23 season, weighing in at over 300 pounds.

Jusuf Nurkic con la maglia dei Portland Trail Blazers

After analysing the ranking of the heaviest players in NBA history, here is a focus on the heaviest players in this exciting 2022/23 NBA season according to the official measurements provided by each franchise.

If at the end of the article you are still not satiated with trivia and statistics, we also recommend the ranking of the ten tallest and shortest active players.

Who is the heaviest NBA player in 2023?

The heaviest player in the NBA for the 2022/23 season is Jusuf Nurkic, centre for the Portland Trail Blazers who, according to official measurements provided by the NBA, weighs 131.5 kg (290 lb), which is also the result of his 211 centimetres in height.

The number 27 of the Oregon franchise ended his last season with 15.0 points, 11.1 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game average.

Heaviest NBA Players 2023

#PlayerTeamWeight (kg)Weight (lb)
1Jusuf NurkicPortland Trail Blazers131.5290
2Nikola JokicDenver Nuggets128.8284
3Zion WilliamsonNew Orleans Pelicans128.8284
4Brook LopezMilwaukee Bucks127.9282
5Robin LopezCleveland Cavaliers127.5281
6Joel EmbiidPhiladelphia 76ers127.0280
7Andre DrummondChicago Bulls126.6279
8Omer YurtsevenMiami Heat124.7275
Kenneth Lofton Jr.Memphis Grizzlies124.7275
10Udoka AzubuikeUtah Jazz122.5270
Vernon CareyWashinton Wizards122.5270
Wendell Carter Jr.Orlando Magic122.5270
JaVale McGeeDallas Mavericks122.5270

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