The NBA does have a few seasoned veterans who have defied age norms and continue to make an impact.
As of September 15, 2023, Andre Iguodala, at 39 years old, is the oldest active NBA player. Iguodala has been in the league since the 2004-05 season when the Philadelphia 76ers drafted him as the ninth overall pick in the NBA Draft. He continues to play an active role in the league,
He has been playing for the Golden State Warriors since 2021. He is a four-time NBA champion.