The Best Basketball Player From Every State

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Kansas: Danny Manning
> Attended high school in: Lawrence
> Team(s): Los Angeles Clippers, Phoenix Suns, 5 others
> Position: Power forward
> Career: 1988-2003
> Accolades: 2x All-Star, 1x Sixth man of the Year
> Also considered: Antoine Carr

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Kentucky: Wes Unseld
> Attended high school in: Louisville
> Team(s): Baltimore / Washington Bullets
> Position: Center
> Career: 1968-1981
> Accolades: Hall of Fame, 1x MVP, 1x Champion, 5x All-Star
> Also considered: Cliff Hagan, Dave Cowens

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Louisiana: Karl Malone
> Attended high school in: Summerfield
> Team(s): Utah Jazz, Los Angeles Lakers
> Position: Power forward
> Career: 1985-2004
> Accolades: Hall of Fame, 2x MVP, 14x All-Star
> Also considered: Bob Pettit, Robert Parish

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Maine: Brad Miller
> Attended high school in: Pittsfield
> Team(s): Sacramento Kings, Chicago Bulls, 4 others
> Position: Center
> Career: 1998-2012
> Accolades: 2x All-Star
> Also considered: Caron Butler, Cuttino Mobley

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Maryland: Kevin Durant
> Attended high school in: Rockville
> Team(s): Seattle SuperSonics / Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors, Brooklyn Nets
> Position: Small forward
> Career: 2007-present
> Accolades: 1x MVP, 2x Champion, 10x All-Star, 4x Scoring Champ
> Also considered: Adrian Dantley