In the game of basketball Height is an important factor for players. Surprisingly at the professional level, most of the male basketball players are above 6 feet 3 inches and most women above 5 feet 7 inches. Almost all forwards in the men’s pro leagues are 6 feet 6 inches or taller. Most centers are over 6 feet 10 inches tall. According to a survey given to all NBA teams, the average height of all NBA players is just under 6 feet 7 inches, with the average weight being close to 222 pounds. Manute Bol and Gheorghe Mureşan were the tallest players ever in the NBA, who were both 7 feet 7 inches tall. Hasheem Thabeet is the current tallest NBA player who stands at 7 feet 3 inches. At 7 feet 2 inches , Margo Dydek was the tallest player in the history of the WNBA. So there are hundreds of players who have long height in the history of basketball. Here is give a list and some detail of top 10 those basketball players who are the tallest ever in the history. Checkout the list and see amazing heights.