8. Hasheem Thabeet
Height : 7 ft 3 in
Hasheem Thabeet is a Tanzanian professional basketball player who plays for the Oklahoma City Thunder.
At 7 ft 3 in (2.21 m), Thabeet is the tallest active player in the NBA. He was drafted as the 2nd pick overall by the Memphis Grizzlies in the 2009 NBA Draft after playing with the Connecticut Huskies. Thabeet was the tallest player ever to play for the Huskies.