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The NBA's Tallest and Shortest Together | Sports Illustrated Nba Players, Basketball, Nba Teams, Nba Championships, Nba Scores, Nba Finals, Nba Basketball, Nba, Basketball Teams

At 7-7, Manute Bol and Gheorghe Muresan are the tallest players in NBA history. At 5-3, Muggsy Bogues is the shortest. Here are photos that truly represent the biggest height differences ever in the NBA, beginning with aforementioned Bol (left) with Bogues (right), at a height difference of 28 inches.

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One of the best women's soccer players in history, Mia Hamm became the youngest player to join the U.S. women's national soccer team. She went on to lead the U.S. team to two World Cup victories in 1991 and 1999 and two gold medals. Retired in 2004, the 44-year-old is married to retired baseball all-star Nomar Garciaparra and they have twin girls and a son. She also runs the Mia Hamm Foundation, which supports organized sports for girls and helps families in need of bone marrow and cord blood tr Sports, Summer, High School, Atlanta, Fifa, American Football, Mia Hamm, Athletes, Hamm

One of the best women's soccer players in history, Mia Hamm became the youngest player to join the U.S. women's national soccer team. She went on to lead the U.S. team to two World Cup victories in 1991 and 1999 and two gold medals. Retired in 2004, the 44-year-old is married to retired baseball all-star Nomar Garciaparra and they have twin girls and a son. She also runs the Mia Hamm Foundation, which supports organized sports for girls and helps families in need of bone marrow and cord…

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Jennifer Arellano
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Naomi Osaka is of Haitian and Japanese descent. In a 2020 interview with WSJ Magazine, Osaka said, "I’m just trying to put a platform out for all the Japanese people that look like me and live in Japan and when they go to a restaurant, they get handed an English menu, even though it’s just a little microaggression."She also opened up about a time when she was younger and playing against a Japanese opponent: "She was talking with another Japanese girl, and they didn’t know that I was…

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