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5 Players You Didn't Know Had Fathers In The NBA

Genes are an important factor in deciding the traits, looks and skills of everyone's offspring, and more often than not, if an athlete has a child, that child is blessed with the same athletic ability as their parents.

This is such a common occurrence in fact, that many NBA players in the league right now have had fathers that also played in the association back in the 70's and 80's, proving that basketball does run in the family. Some players with NBA fathers are more surprising than most, as it is normal for their sons to become bigger stars then they were back in their hey-day. With that being said, here are 5 players you didn't know has fathers that played in the NBA.

Andrew And Mitchell Wiggins

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Justice And Rickie Winslow

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Jabari And Sonny Parker

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Wesley Matthews And Wesley Matthews Sr.

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Jae And Corey Crowder

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