What is the most common NBA number?
The most common number is "1". 20 players (Baron Davis, Jordan Farmar, Amare Stoudimire, Chauncey Billups, Ryan Hollins, Malik Harriston, Trevor Ariza, DeMarre Carroll, Ike Diagu, Daniel Gibson, Derrick Rose, Dahntay Jones, Jarrett Jack, Chris Quinn, Chris Duhon, Samuel Dalembert, Dorell Wright, Mauricre Evans, Nick Young, and Stephan Jackson) wear number "1". Hears the order of the most common jersey numbers with the player(s) who wear it in parentheses:
20 players wear number 1 (Baron Davis, Jordan Farmar, Amare Stoudimire, Chauncey Billups, Ryan Hollins, Malik Harriston, Trevor Ariza, DeMarre Carroll, Ike Diagu, Daniel Gibson, Derrick Rose, Dahntay Jones, Jarrett Jack, Chris Quinn, Chris Duhon, Samuel Dalembert, Dorell Wright, Mauricre Evans, Nick Young, and Stephan Jackson).
18 players wear number 7 (Lamar Odom, Dominic McGuire, Kelenna Azubuike, Kevin Ollie, Ramon Sessions, Brandon Roy, Tim Thomas, Kyle Lowry, Ersan Ilyasova, Ben Gordon, Marquis Daniels, Andrea Bargnani, Tony Battie, Al Harrington, J.J. Redick, Jermaine O'Neal, Andray Blatche, and DeSagna Diop).
17 players wear number 3 (Ime Udoka, Jared Dudley, Ty Lawson, D.J. White, Damien Wilkins, George Hill, Rodrique Beaubois, Chris Paul, Sebastian Telfair, Bandon Jennings, Rodney Stucky, Troy Murphy, Marcus Banks, Tracy McGrady, Allen Iverson, Dwayne Wade, and Quiten Ross).
16 players wear number 4 (Luke Walton, Anthony Randolph, Kenyon Martin, Nick Collison, Oleksiy Pecherov, Jerryd Bayless, Caron Butler, Luis Scola, Sam Young, Sean Marks, Antawn Jamison, Nate Robinson, Chris Bosh, J.R. Giddens, Kenny Hasbrouck, and Derrick Brown).
16 players wear number 5 (Calos Boozer, Craig Smith, Andres Nocioni, J.R. Smith, Kyle Weaver, Rudy Fernandez, Curtis Jerrells, Marcus Williams, Marcus Thorton, Austin Daye, T.J. Ford, Kevin Garnett, Bill Walker, Quentin Richardson, Josh Smith, and Josh Howard).
15 players wear number 8 (Deron Williams, Brian Skinner, Monta Ellis, Channing Frye, Ryan Gomes, Patrick Mills, Roger Mason Jr., Jermaine Taylor, Jose Calderon, Terrence Williams, Danilo Gallinari, Fransico Elson, Anthony Johnson, Carlos Arroyo, Javaris Crittenton).
15 players wear number 9 (DeAndre Jordon, Sege Ibaka, Tony Parker, Ronnie Brewer, Darius Songalia, Primoz Brezec, Luol Deng, Chris Wilcox, Rajon Rondo, Yi Jianlian, Johnathan Bender, Andre Iguodala, Rashard Lewis, Yakhouba Diawara, and Cedric Jackson).
14 players wear number 6 (Othyus Jefferson, Bobby Brown, Adam Morrison, Arron Afflalo, Eric Maynor, Juwan Howard, Andrew Bogut, Ronald Murray, Ben Wallace, Courtney Lee, Mario Chalmers, Mario West, Mike Miller, and Tyson Chandler).
14 players wear number 13 (Mehmet Okur, Tyreke Evans, Steve Nash, James Harden, Matt Carroll, David Andersen, Delonte West, Luke Ridnour, Joakim Noah, Luther Head, Shelen Williams, Sergio Rodriguez, Macin Gotat, and Nazr Mohammed).
14 players wear number 15 (Sundiata Gaines, Andris Biendrins, Robin Lopez, Carmello Anthony, Nathan Jawai, Matt Bonner, Hamed Haddadi, Jamario Moon, John Salmons, Amir Johnson, Vince Carter, Al Horford, Randy Foye, and Gerald Henderson).
14 players wear number 21 (Josh Powell, Ronnie Turiaf, Dwayne Jones, Marcus Camby, Tim Duncan, J.J. Hickson, Hakeem Warrick, Antoine Wright, Bobby Simmons, Wilson Chandler, Thaddeus Young, Jamaal Magloire, Fabricio Oberto, and Alexis Ajinca).
13 players wear number 2 (Steve Blake, Derek Fisher, Goran Dragic, Garret Temple, Jason Kidd, Darren Collison, Mo Williams, Jannero Pargo, Earl Watson, Josh Boone, Joe Johnson, Shaun Livingston, and Gerald Wallace).
13 players wear number 22 (Anthony Morrow, Coby Karl, Jeff Green, Corey Brewer, Rudy Gay, Michael Redd, Taj Gibson, Tayshaun Prince, A.J. Price, Jarvis Hayes, Matt Barnes, James Jones, and James Singleton).
12 players wear number 11 (Chris Andersen, Mustafa Shakur, Aleksander Pavlovic, Jose Barea, Yao Ming, Mike Conley, Zydrunas Illguauskas, Royal Ivey, Glen Davis, Brook Lopez, Jrue Holiday, Rafer Alston, and Jamal Crawford).
12 players wear number 31 (Spencer Hawes, Chris Hunter, Nene, Darko Milicic, Jeff Pendergraph, Jason Terry, Shane Battier, O.J. Mayo, Jawad Williams, Rob Kurz, Charlie Villanueva, and Adonal Foyle).
12 players wear number 32 (Blake Griffin, Fransisco Garcia, Bredan Wright, Taylor Griffin, Renaldo Balkman, Marc Gasol, Julian Wright, Devin Brown, Richard Hamilton, Josh McRoberts, Joe Smith, and Boris Diaw).
11 players wear number 10 (Eric Gordon, Leandro Barbosa, Johnny Flynn, Joel Pryzbilla, Keith Bogans, Chase Budinger, Jamaal Tinsley, Carlos Delfino, Jeff Foster, DeMar DeRozen, and Mike Bibby).
11 players wear number 12 (Shannon Brown, Nenad Kristic, LaMarcus Aldridge, Kevin Martin, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Kirk Hinrich, Will Bynum, Rasho Nesterovic, Dwight Howard, Earl Boykins, and Tyrus Thomas).
11 players wear number 20 (Steve Novak, Donte Green, Jarron Collins, Manu Ginobili, Jared Jeffries, Joe Alexander, Ray Allen, Jodie Meeks, Mickael Pietrus, Cartier Martin, and Raymond Felton).
11 players wear number 34 (C.J. Miles, Travis Outlaw, Jason Thompson, Creg Stiemsma, Antonio Mcdysse, Aaron Gray, Paul Pierce, Devin Harris, Eddy Curry, Jason Collins, and JaVale McGee).
10 players wear number 0 (Drew Gooden, Russell Westbrook, Shawn Marion, Aaron Brooks, Acie Law, Oliver Lafayette, Marco Belinelli, Jeff Teague, Gilbert Arenas, and Larry Hughes).
10 players wear number 23 (Wesley Matthews, C.J. Watson, Jason Richardson, Byron Mullins, Martell Webster, Alonzo Gee, LeBron James, Toney Douglas, Louis Williams, and Stephan Graham).
10 players wear number 33 (Grant Hill, Dante Cunningham, Brendan Haywood, Mike Harris, Hasheem Thabeet, Shaquille O'Neal, Danny Granger, Willie Green, Ryan Anderson, and Randolph Morris).
9 players wear number 14 (Joey Graham, Brian Cardinal, Eduardo Najera, Daniel Green, Jason Smith, Jameer Nelson, Daquan Cook, Al Thornton, and D.J. Augustin).
9 players wear number 24 (Paul Millsap, Kobe Bryant, Carl Landry, Andre Miller, Richarson Jefferson, Morris Peterson, Jerry Stackhouse, Sonny Weems, and Marvin Williams).
9 players wear number 30 (Stephen Curry, Malik Allen, Alexander Johnson, David West, Rasheed Wallace, Reggie Evans, Earl Barron, Brandon Bass, and Michael Beasley).
8 players wear number 42 (Sean May, Kevin Love, Charlie Bell, Tony Allen, David Lee, Elton Brand, Shavlik Randolph, and Theo Ratliff).
8 players wear number 44 (Kyrylo Fesenko, Anthony Toliver, Chuck Hayes, Leon Powe, Solomon Jones, Brian Scalabrine, Trenton Hassell, and Jason Williams).
7 players wear number 17 Ronnie Price, Andrew Bynum, Louis Amundson, Anderson Varejao, Chucky Atkins, Mike Dunleavy, and Chris Douglas-Roberts).
7 players wear number 50 (Corey Maggette, Zach Randolp, Emeka Okafor, Dan Gadzuric, Tyler Hansbrough, Eddie House, and Joel Anthony).
6 players wear number 25 (Mardy Collins, Anthony Carter, Al Jefferson, Eric Dampier, Brandon Rush, and Rodney Carney).
5 players wear number 27 (Johan Petro, Travis Diener, Jordan Hill, Tony Gaffney, and Zaza Pachulia).
4 players wear number 16 (Pau Gasol, Peja Stojakovic, James Johnson, and Marreese Speights).
4 players wear number 35 (Chris Kaman, Kevin Durant, Chris Richard, and DaJuan Summers).
4 players wear number 40 (Jon Brockman, Kurt Thomas, Michael Finley, and Udonis Haslem).
4 players wear number 55 (Reggie Williams, Earl Clark, Roy Hibbert, and Kenyon Dooling).
3 players wear number 18 (Sasha Vujacic, Omri Casspi, and Anthony Parker).
3 players wear number 19 (Beno Udrih, Devean George, and Wayne Ellington).
3 players wear number 26 (Kyle Korver, Lester Hudson, and Hedo Turkoglu).
3 players wear number 43 (Brian Butch, Kendrick Perkins, and Kris Humphries).
3 players wear number 45 (Rasul Butler, DeJuan Blair, and Steven Hunter).
2 players wear number 28 (Dider Ilunga-Mbenga and Ian Mahinmi).
2 players wear number 41 (Kosta Koufous and Dirk Nowitzki).
2 players wear number 52 (Greg Oden and Brad Miller).
1 player wears number 00 (Darrell Arthur).
1 player wears number 36 (Etan Thomas).
1 player wears number 37 (Ron Artest).
1 player wears number 38 (Kwayme Brown).
1 player wears number 47 (Andrei Kirilenko).
1 player wears number 72 (Jason Kopono).
1 player wears number 77 (Vladimir Radmanovic).
1 player wears number 88 (Nicolas Batum).
1 player wears number 92 (DeShawn Stevenson).
Which means no one wears numbers: 29, 39, 46, 48, 49, 51, 53, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 74, 75, 76, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 89, 90, 91, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, or 99.