The Best Basketball Player From Every State

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Massachusetts: Patrick Ewing
> Attended high school in: Cambridge
> Team(s): New York Knicks, Seattle SuperSonics, Orlando Magic
> Position: Center
> Career: 1985-2002
> Accolades: Hall of Fame, 11x All-Star
> Also considered: Dana Barros

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Michigan: Magic Johnson
> Attended high school in: Lansing
> Team(s): Los Angeles Lakers
> Position: Point guard
> Career: 1979-1996
> Accolades: Hall of Fame, 3x MVP, 5x Champion, 12x All-Star
> Also considered: George Gervin

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Minnesota: Kevin McHale
> Attended high school in: Hibbing
> Team(s): Boston Celtics
> Position: Power forward
> Career: 1980-1993
> Accolades: Hall of Fame, 7x All-Star, 3x Champion
> Also considered: Vern Mikkelsen

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Mississippi: Antonio McDyess
> Attended high school in: Quitman
> Team(s): Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons, 3 others
> Position: Power forward
> Career: 1995-2011
> Accolades: 1x All-Star
> Also considered: Erick Dampier

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Missouri: Ed Macauley
> Attended high school in: St. Louis
> Team(s): Boston Celtics, St. Louis Bombers, St. Louis Hawks
> Position: Center
> Career: 1949-1959
> Accolades: Hall of Fame, 7x All-Star, 1x MVP
> Also considered: Jo Jo White, Bill Bradley

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