Josh Smith

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Joshua Smith (born December 5, 1985) is an American former professional basketball player who played 13 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Entering the NBA straight out of high school, Smith played nine seasons with the Atlanta Hawks before playing for the Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers between 2013 and 2016. His final stint in the NBA came in November 2017 with the New Orleans Pelicans. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Josh Smith has received more than 1,656,431 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Josh Smith is the 823rd most popular basketball player (down from 648th in 2019), the 15,589th most popular biography from United States (down from 13,499th in 2019) and the 476th most popular Basketball Player.

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  • 28

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  • 2.66

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  • 4.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among basketball players, Josh Smith ranks 823 out of 1,268Before him are Alba Torrens, Mario Chalmers, Robin Lopez, Florent Piétrus, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, and Juwan Howard. After him are Mookie Blaylock, Elmer Bennett, Elena Baranova, Léo Westermann, Esteban Batista, and P. J. Brown.

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Among people born in 1985, Josh Smith ranks 710Before him are Jos van Emden, Tania Cagnotto, Yael Stone, Renan Brito Soares, Anette Sagen, and Charlie Adam. After him are Steeve Guénot, Andy Soucek, Sheila Vand, Bianka, Luisinho, and Tim Bendzko.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Josh Smith ranks 15,589 out of 18,182Before him are Adrienne Frantz (1978), Skyler Samuels (1994), Becca Tobin (1986), Garrett Reisman (1968), Juwan Howard (1973), and Matt Prokop (1990). After him are Mookie Blaylock (1967), Carlos PenaVega (1989), Elmer Bennett (1970), Twista (1973), Mark Breland (1963), and Sheila Vand (1985).


Among basketball players born in United States, Josh Smith ranks 476Before him are Otis Birdsong (1955), Victor Alexander (1969), Mario Chalmers (1986), Robin Lopez (1988), Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (1993), and Juwan Howard (1973). After him are Mookie Blaylock (1967), Elmer Bennett (1970), P. J. Brown (1969), Jae Crowder (1990), Brittney Griner (1990), and Danny Manning (1966).