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What are some athletes that begin with the letter B?


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August 19, 2015 11:02AM

First Name B:

  • Babe Didrikson, 6x women's athlete of the year, golfer and other sports
  • Ben Wallace, NBA player
  • Bobby Orr, NHL player, retired
  • Ben Rothesberger, NFL QB
  • Brett Favre, NFL QB
  • Babe Ruth, baseball legend
  • Billie Jean King, 1970's tennis pro
  • Bill Lambeer, NBA star (retired)
  • Ben Hogan, professional golfer
  • Bobby Jones, professional golfer
  • Bob Cousy, NBA Celtics, known as "Houdini of the Hardwood"
  • Bob Gibson, baseball HOF, 2x world series champion
  • Bob Mathias, American decalthlete, 2x gold medal winner
  • Bobby Hull, Canadian hockey player, considered greatest left winger of all time
  • Bill Russell, NBA star
  • Bill Tilden, 7 US men's tennis singles champion

Last Name B:

  • Robert Bannister, first man in history to run a mile in less than 4 minutes
  • Larry Bird, NBA star, retired
  • Andrew Bogut, NBA player
  • Tom Brady, NFL QB
  • Kobe Bryant, NBA star
  • David Beckham, soccer star
  • Sammy Baugh, pro football HOF
  • Elgin Baylor, NBA HOF
  • Don Budge, American tennis champion

Both Names B:

  • Bonnie Blair, US olympic speed skater, multiple gold medals
  • Brian Boytano, US olympic figure skater
  • Barry Bonds, MLB player
  • Boris Becker, tennis champion

Athletes with a name that starts with the letter B:

  • Babe Ruth (baseball)
  • Barry Sanders (football)
  • Bill Russell (basketball)
  • Billy Jean King (tennis)
  • Bob Cousy (basketball)
  • Bob Feller (baseball)
  • Bob Griese (football)
  • Bobby Hull (hockey)
  • Bobby Orr (hockey)
  • Bill Bradley (basketball)
  • Brett Favre (football)
  • Bronko Nagurski (football)
  • Ernie Banks (baseball)
  • Charles Barkley (basketball)
  • Elgin Baylor (basketball)
  • Boris Becker (tennis)
  • Johnny Bench (baseball)
  • Yogi Berra (baseball)
  • Raymond Berry (football)
  • Larry Bird (basketball)
  • Bonnie Blair (speed ice skating)
  • George Blanda (football)
  • Wade Boggs (baseball)
  • Bjon Borg (tennis)
  • Terry Bradshaw (football)
  • Tom Brady (football)
  • George Brett (baseball)
  • Jim Brown (football)
  • Dick Butkus (football)