141 Fantasy Basketball Team Names

A list of 141 player-inspired fantasy basketball team names.

Part of the fun of fantasy basketball is coming up with a creative team name full of puns, but sometimes the task of coming up with one isn't as easy as we'd like. Stress less, we've just made it a whole lot easier for you. Simply use our A-Z index to find a player based on their surname. This list will be updated frequently, so remember to check it out whenever you're in need of a new team name.

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Select a letter to find a player based on their surname.



Carmelo Anthony

Melo My Mind

Steven Adams

Adam’s Family

Deandre Ayton

Ay-Ton of Drugs

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Marvin Bagley

Secured the Bagley

Lonzo Ball

Ball Lives Matter

Mo Bamba

Mo Problems Mo Bamba

Nicolas Batum

Breaking Batum

Kent Bazemore

Kent Blazemore
Kent the Rapper

Bradley Beal

Beal With It
Beal or No Beal
Hooked on a Bealing
Beal Good Inc.

Bismack Biyombo

Bed Bath and Biyombo
The Bitchsmack Biyomobos
Sit Down, Biyombo

Avery Bradley

Avery Day I'm Hustlin'

Alex Burks

Burks and Recreation

Jimmy Butler

I can't believe it's not Butler

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DeMarcus Cousins

Up Jump The Boogie

Jae Crowder

Clam Crowder
Jae Walker

Steph Curry

Steph Infection

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Anthony Davis

Brow Shakalaka
Do You Even Lift Brow?
Iblockalypse Brow
Day to Davis

Dewayne Dedmon

Dedmon Walking

DeMar DeRozan

DeMars Rover

Gorgui Dieng

Diengi Fever
The Big Dieng Theory
Hotline Dieng

Luka Doncic

It's on like Doncic Kong

Goran Dragic

How to Train Your Dragic
Dragic The Gathering
Imagine Dragic

Kevin Durant

Stairway to Kevin
Durant Durant

Kris Dunn

Dunn and Dunner

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Joel Embiid

A Friend in Need is a Friend Embiid

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Kenneth Faried

Filthy Manimals
Land of the Faried
Faried Falling

Derrick Favors

From Favors to Waivers

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Marc Gasol

Better call Gasol
Gasol Train

Rudy Gobert

The Gobert Report
Rudy Can't Fail
Frozen Gobert

Blake Griffin

Blake Gryffindor
Don't Go Blakin' My Heart
Griffin a Box
Wake and Blake

Draymond Green

Everybody Loves Draymond

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James Harden

Go Harden The Paint
Rock Harden
Fear the Beard
Bearded Travel Agency

Tyler Herro

Herro Ball
There Goes Ty Herro

Jrue Holiday

Chillin' @ Tha Holiday Inn's
Jrue Light Special
Jrue’s Line is it Anyway?

Rodney Hood

Little Red Rodney Hood

Al Horford

Al's Hor House

Dwight Howard

The Price is Dwight
Dwight Wing Extremists

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Serge Ibaka

Ibaka Flocka Flame

Joe Ingles

Joe Hablo Inglés

Kyrie Irving

Flat Earth Theory
Kyrie On Baggage

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LeBron James

James of Thrones
Double Lebrontondre
The Big Lebrowski
PeKing James
LeBron the Builder

Nikola Jokic

My Team is a Jokic

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Enes Kanter

Limp Enes

Frank Nitilikina

La Femme Nitilikina

Kevin Knox

Fort Knox

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Zach LaVine

LaVine on a Prayer

Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Me a River
Kawhaii Five-O
Kawhiet Riot
Big Girls dont Kawhi
Late Night In Kawhi
Kawhi Bother

Damian Lillard

Damian Thrillard
Dame of Thrones
A Dame to Lill For

Kevon Looney

Looney Toons

Brook Lopez

Look, Bropez

Kevin Love

All you need is Love

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JaVale McGee

Shaqtin' A Fool

Khris Middleton

Malcolm in the Middleton

Paul Millsap

Everythings Coming Up Millsap

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Joakim Noah

Noah Joakim Around
Noah's Ark

Jusuf Nurkic

Jusuf Christ Superstar

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Victor Oladipo

The Victor Oladeepthroats
Home Oladipo

Kelly Olynyk

Hospital Klynyk
Putting on a Klynyk

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Jabari Parker

Kareem Abdul-Jabari
Jabari The Hutt

Chandler Parsons

Missing Parson's Report

Kristaps Porzingis

Hotline Zing

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Julius Randle

Randle in the Wind

Mitchell Robinson

Here’s to you Mitchell Robinson

Rajan Rondo

Grand Theft Rondo
Rondo Rousey

Derrick Rose

Rose before TO's
Guns N' Derrick Roses
I Got Hella Rose
Bros before Rose

Ricky Rubio

Rubio Tuesdays
Pickle Ricky Rubio

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Willie's Cauley-Stein

Willie's Cauleyflower-Stein
King of the Trill

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Karl-Anthony Towns

KAT in the Hat

Jeff Teague

Out of My Teague
The Teague of Extraordinary Gentlemen
A Teague of Their Own

Klay Thompson

Fifty Shades of Klay

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Nikola Vucevic

Vucci Mane

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John Wall

Wall about the Benjamin's
Wall Don't Lie
Mexico will pay for John Wall
Another Brick in the Wall

Russell Westbrook

Russelling Jimmies
Everyday I'm Russellin

Hassan Whiteside

Pretty Fly for a Whiteside

Andrew Wiggins

Gettin’ Wiggy With It
Wiggy Wonka’s Maple Factory

Lou Williams

2 Girls 1 Lou Will

Zion Williamson

The Zion King

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