1. Muggsy Bogues (5.3 feet/ 1.60 m)
Tyrone Curtis Bogues or also called Muggsy Bogues is the shortest NBA player in history. He played for four teams during his career as a point guard from 1987-2001.
2. Earl Boykins (5.5 feet/ 1.65m)
Earl Boykins is the second shortest NBA player in history. He played as a point guard from 1999-2012.
3. Mel Hirsch (5.6 feet/ 1.68m)
Mel Hirsch played as a guard. He joined with Boston Celtics from 1946-1947.
4. Spud Webb (5.7 feet/ 1.70m)
Spud Webb had a position as a point guard. He joined with four teams during his career from 1985-1998. He also won a slam dunk contest even though he is one of the shortest players in history.
5. Red Klotz (5.7 feet/ 1.70m)
Louis Hermann Klotz or familiar with Red Klotz was a point guard for Baltimore Bullets. His career was from 1947-1948. He was the shortest player ever to win the NBA championship.