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Arnold Risen
Born October 9, 1924 (1924-10-09) (age 85)
Williamstown, Kentucky
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
College Ohio State
Pro career 19481958
Former teams Rochester Royals (1948-1955)
Boston Celtics (1955-1958)
Hall of Fame 1998

Arnold D. Risen (born October 9, 1924 in Williamstown, Kentucky) is a retired American basketball player.

A 6'9" center from the Ohio State University. He led the Buckeyes to two straight Final Four appearances.

Risen played professionally in the NBA for ten seasons (1948-1958) as a member of the Rochester Royals and Boston Celtics. Risen was four-time All-Star and two-time NBA Champion, and he scored 7,633 points in his career. He was elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1998.

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