The NBA's Coolest Names

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The NBA's Coolest Names

A few minutes ago I was racking my brain trying to think of something original to write about. I was reading an article on Ubaldo Jimenez while I thought. The first line mentioned how fun his name was. 

Then I hatched a great idea: list the best names in sports.  This is the NBA list, with more to come from the NHL, NFL, and MLB.

Kelenna Azubuike

Renaldo Balkman

Marco Belinelli

Andris Biedrins

Primoz Brezec

Speedy Claxton

Javaris Crittenton

Yakhouba Diawara

DeSagana Diop

Tadija Dragicevic

Semih Erden

Nick Fazekas

Kyrylo Fesenko

Danilo Gallinari

Mikael Gelabale

Manu Ginobili

Marcin Gortat

Taurean Green

Udonis Haslem

Serge Ibaka

Didier Llunga-Mbenga

Marko Jaric

Andre Kirilenko

Linas Kleiza

Nenad Krstic

Kosta Koufos

Raef LaFrentz

Stephane Lasme

Acie Law

Maarty Leunen

Rashard Lewis

Ian Mahinmi

Luc Mbah a Mout

Nazr Mohammed

Dikembe Mutombo

Bostjan Nachbar

Eduardo Najera

Rasho Nesterovic

Demetris Nichols

Dirk Nowitzki

Fabricio Oberto

Emeka Okafor

Mehmet Okur

Zaza Pachulia

Aleksander Pavlovic

Oleksiy Pecherov

Nikola Pekovic

Kosta Perovic

Eric Piatkowski

Mickael Petrius

Trent Plaisted

Kasib Powell

Joel Pryzbilla

Vladimir Radmonovic

Shavlik Randolph

Cheikh Samb

Brian Scalabrine

Luis Scola

Thabo Sefolosha

Mouhamed Sene

Darius Songaila

Marreese Speights

Peja Stojakavic

Awvee Storey

Salim Stoudamire

Wally Szczerbiak

Sebastian Telfair

Hedo Turkoglu

Ime Udoka

Beno Udrih

Roko Ukic

Anderson Varejao

Sasha Vujacic

Von Wafer

Bonzi Wells

Sonny Weems

Yao Ming

Yi Jianlian

 Feel free to chime in with your own names, too, if I left something out.

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