The  Bucks have the most international players with seven. The Bobcats, Kings and Raptors each feature five international players. Omri Casspi (Israel), Jonas Jerebko (Sweden) and Hasheem Thabeet (Tanzania) are representing their countries for the first time on an NBA roster. France has the strongest representation with a record 10 players.

The following is a complete list of international players on ’09-10 NBA opening night rosters (both active and inactive):

NATIONALITYBIRTHPLACEPLAYERTEAM
ArgentinaCarlos DelfinoMilwaukee Bucks
Luis ScolaHouston Rockets
Andres NocioniSacramento Kings
Manu GinobiliSan Antonio Spurs
Fabricio ObertoWashington Wizards
AustraliaDavid  AndersenHouston Rockets
Patrick MillsPortland Trail Blazers
Nathan JawaiMinnesota Timberwolves
Andrew BogutMilwaukee Bucks
BelgiumBelgium Democratic Republic of the CongoDJ MbengaLos Angeles Lakers
BrazilAnderson VarejaoCleveland Cavaliers
Leandro BarbosaPhoenix Suns
NeneDenver Nuggets
CameroonLuc Mbah A MouteMilwaukee Bucks
CanadaJoel AnthonyMiami Heat
HaitiSamuel DalembertPhiladelphia 76ers
Jamaal MagloireMiami Heat
South AfricaSteve NashPhoenix Suns
ChinaYao MingHouston Rockets
Yi JianlianNew Jersey Nets
CongoSerge IbakaOklahoma City Thunder
CroatiaRoko UkicMilwaukee Bucks
Dominican RepublicFrancisco GarciaSacramento Kings
Al HorfordAtlanta Hawks
FranceAlexis AjincaCharlotte Bobcats
Nicolas BatumPortland TrailBlazers
GuadeloupeRodrigue BeauboisDallas Mavericks
Boris DiawCharlotte Bobcats
Yakhouba DiawaraMiami Heat
Ian MahinmiSan Antonio Spurs
BelgiumTony ParkerSan Antonio Spurs
Johan PetroDenver Nuggets
GuadeloupeMickael PietrusOrlando Magic
MartiniqueRonny TuriafGolden State Warriors
GeorgiaZaza PachuliaAtlanta Hawks
GermanyDirk NowitzkiDallas Mavericks
Great Britain
Kelenna AzubuikeGolden State Warriors
SudanLuol DengChicago Bulls
Pops Mensah-BonsuHouston Rockets
Iran





Hamed HaddadiMemphis Grizzlies
IsraelOmri CasspiSacramento Kings
ItalyAndrea BargnaniToronto Raptors
Marco BelinelliToronto Raptors
Danilo GallinariNew York Knicks
LatviaAndris BiedrinsGolden State Warriors
LithuaniaZydrunas IlgauskasCleveland Cavaliers
Darius SongailaNew Orleans Hornets
MexicoEduardo NajeraNew Jersey Nets
NetherlandsFrancisco ElsonMilwaukee Bucks
Dan GadzuricMilwaukee Bucks
New ZealandSean MarksNew Orleans Hornets
PolandMarcin GortatOrlando Magic
Puerto RicoCarlos ArroyoMiami Heat
Jose Juan BareaDallas Mavericks
RussiaAndrei KirilenkoUtah Jazz
SenegalDeSagana DiopCharlotte Bobcats
SerbiaMarko JaricMemphis Grizzlies
Nenad KrsticOklahoma City Thunder
Darko MilicicNew York Knicks
MontenegroAleksandar PavlovicMinnesota Timberwolves
Bosnia-HerzegovinaVladimir RadmanovicCharlotte Bobcats
CroatiaPeja StojakovicNew Orleans Hornets
SloveniaPrimoz  BrezecPhiladelphia 76ers
Goran DragicPhoenix Suns
Rasho NesterovicToronto Raptors
Beno UdrihSacramento Kings
Sasha VujacicLos Angeles Lakers
SpainJose CalderonToronto Raptors
Rudy FernandezPortland Trail Blazers
Marc GasolMemphis Grizzlies
Pau GasolLos Angeles Lakers
Sergio RodriguezSacramento Kings
St. Vincent and Grenadines Adonal FoyleOrlando Magic
SwedenJonas  JerebkoDetroit Pistons
SwitzerlandThabo SefoloshaOklahoma City Thunder
TanzaniaHasheem ThabeetMemphis Grizzlies
TurkeyErsan IlyasovaMilwaukee Bucks
Mehmet  OkurUtah Jazz
Hedo TurkogluToronto Raptors
UkraineKyrylo FesenkoUtah Jazz
Oleksiy PecherovMinnesota Timberwolves
U.S. Virgin Islands Tim DuncanSan Antonio Spurs
Raja BellCharlotte Bobcats