Top NBA Players With No Championship Rings

As far as basketball is concerned, greatness cannot be ascertained based on the number of championship rings alone, for many great players have none under their belt! This fact also indicates the difficulty involved in winning a championship ring. Here is a list of the top NBA players with no championship rings.

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Also Known As: Allen Ezail Iverson
Nickname: The Answer, Al
Birthday: 07 June 1975
Born In: Hampton, Virginia, United States
Sun Sign: Gemini
Age: 46

Allen Iverson was an 11-time NBA All-Star. In 2001, he won the All-Star game MVP award and was NBA's Most Valuable Player. In 2016, he was inducted into the 'Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.' Despite all these achievements, he could never get his hands on the elusive championship ring.


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Also Known As: Vincent Lamar Carter
Birthday: 26 January 1977
Born In: Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Age: 44

Considered the greatest dunker of all time, Vince Carter was an eight-time All-Star. He was also named an All-NBA Team member twice. But he could never win a championship ring during his illustrious career.


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Also Known As: Russell Westbrook III
Birthday: 12 November 1988
Born In: Long Beach, California, United States
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Age: 32

A nine-time NBA All-Star and eight-time All-NBA Team member, Russell Westbrook won two consecutive NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player awards. But he is yet to win a championship ring.


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Also Known As: Damian Lamonte Ollie Lillard
Birthday: 15 July 1990
Born In: Oakland, California
Sun Sign: Cancer
Age: 30

A five-time NBA All-Star, Damian Lillard was voted the NBA Rookie of the Year in 2012. However, he is yet to win a championship ring.


5. Karl Malone

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Also Known As: Karl Anthony Malone
Birthday: 24 July 1963
Born In: Summerfield
Sun Sign: Leo
Age: 57

Widely regarded as one of the greatest power forwards in the history of NBA, Karl Malone was twice inducted into the 'Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.' He made the playoffs every season in his career, but couldn't get his hands on the championship ring.