NBA Players Quiz

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NBA Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Before the Grizzlies were in Memphis what were they called?
    • A. 

      Memphis Jazz

    • B. 

      Vancouver Grizzlies

    • C. 

      Buffalo Braves

    • D. 

      Utah Jazz

  • 2. 
    Who finished second in the Rookie of the Year voting the year LeBron James won it?
    • A. 

      Carmelo Anthony

    • B. 

      Darko Milicic

    • C. 

      Dwyane Wade

    • D. 

      Kevin Durant

  • 3. 
    How many times has Shaquille O'Neal won Defensive Player of the Year?
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Zero

    • D. 

      Seven

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Baron Davis

    • B. 

      Tracy McGrady

    • C. 

      Kobe Bryant

    • D. 

      Chris Bosh

  • 5. 
    Who was the first draft pick in the 2003-04 season?
    • A. 

      LeBron James

    • B. 

      Dwyane Wade

    • C. 

      Chris Bosh

    • D. 

      Carmelo Anthony

  • 6. 
    The first American of Chinese or Taiwanese descent to play in the NBA was which player?
    • A. 

      Jeremy Lin

    • B. 

      Sun Yue

    • C. 

      Rex Walters

    • D. 

      Yi Jianlian

  • 7. 
    During the time Tony Parker was married to Eva Longoria he played for which NBA team?
    • A. 

      Dallas Mavericks

    • B. 

      Utah Jazz

    • C. 

      San Antonio Spurs

    • D. 

      Houston Rockets

  • 8. 
    In 2011 Ron Artest legally changed his name to what?
    • A. 

      Metta World Peace

    • B. 

      Nate World Order

    • C. 

      Power2 The People

    • D. 

      Wes The People

  • 9. 
    Who joined Bob Pettit as the only four-time NBA All-Star Game MVP awardees after being named MVP in 2011?
    • A. 

      LeBron James

    • B. 

      Dwyane Wade

    • C. 

      Kobe Bryant

    • D. 

      Shaquille O╞Neal

  • 10. 
    Who notched four consecutive 50+ point games in the 2006-07 season?
    • A. 

      Vince Carter

    • B. 

      Kobe Bryant

    • C. 

      LeBron James

    • D. 

      Dirk Nowitzki

  • 11. 
    In 2006 who scored 81 points in a game against the Toronto Raptors, the second-highest total in league history?
    • A. 

      Allen Iverson

    • B. 

      LeBron James

    • C. 

      Kobe Bryant

    • D. 

      Kevin Durant

  • 12. 
    Which NBA player was nicknamed "The Iceman" because of his cool demeanor on the court?
    • A. 

      Magic Johnson

    • B. 

      Isiah Thomas

    • C. 

      Larry Bird

    • D. 

      George Gervin

  • 13. 
    Who was selected as co-captain for the 2011 Knicks with Amar'e Stoudemire?
    • A. 

      Wilson Chandler

    • B. 

      Danilo Gallinari

    • C. 

      Raymond Felton

    • D. 

      Jeremy Lin

  • 14. 
    Who was involved in the three way trade that brought Carmelo Anthony to the Knicks?
    • A. 

      Tracy McGrady

    • B. 

      Nate Robinson

    • C. 

      Wilson Chandler

    • D. 

      Zach Randolph

  • 15. 
    What season was Shawn Marion's first NBA season?
    • A. 

      39295

    • B. 

      1999-00

    • C. 

      37712

    • D. 

      1996-97

  • 16. 
    What is Ray Allen's real name?
    • A. 

      Ray Ray Allen

    • B. 

      Walter Ray Allen

    • C. 

      Rollie Raymond Allen

    • D. 

      Ray Allenowitz

  • 17. 
    Which NBA star's family refers to him as "Miracle Child" as his mother miscarried many times before he was born?
    • A. 

      Magic Johnson

    • B. 

      Dwight Howard

    • C. 

      LeBron James

    • D. 

      Ray Allen

  • 18. 
    What was one reason Tim Duncan quite swimming and took up playing basketball?
    • A. 

      Fear Of Sharks In The Ocean

    • B. 

      He Was A Bad Swimmer

    • C. 

      His Mom Made Him Do it

    • D. 

      Make More Money

  • 19. 
    As the result of a brawl between the Knicks and Nuggets in 2006, Carmelo Anthony was suspended how many games?
    • A. 

      5 Games

    • B. 

      35 Games

    • C. 

      1 Game

    • D. 

      15 Games

  • 20. 
    Which player made six three-pointers in the 2013 NBA Finals Game 7?
    • A. 

      Shane Battier

    • B. 

      Tony Parker

    • C. 

      Mike Miller

    • D. 

      Danny Green

  • 21. 
    How many points did LeBron James score in Game seven of the 2013 NBA Finals?
    • A. 

      44 Points

    • B. 

      51 Points

    • C. 

      37 Points

    • D. 

      22 Points

  • 22. 
    What number does Chicago Bulls All-Star guard Derrick Rose wear?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      44

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      23

  • 23. 
    Which team was undefeated in the first two rounds of the 2012 playoffs?
    • A. 

      New York Knicks

    • B. 

      Boston Celtics

    • C. 

      San Antonio Spurs

    • D. 

      OKC Thunder

  • 24. 
    What team did Bill Walton finish his career with?
    • A. 

      Boston Celtics

    • B. 

      Golden State Warriors

    • C. 

      LA Lakers

    • D. 

      New York Knicks

  • 25. 
    What TV commentator is known for saying, "Throw it down, big man! Throw it down!"?
    • A. 

      Steve "Snapper" Jones

    • B. 

      Marv Albert

    • C. 

      Charles Barkley

    • D. 

      Bill Walton

  • 26. 
    When the Detroit Pistons won the 2003-04 NBA title which member of the team was the finals MVP?
    • A. 

      Tayshaun Prince

    • B. 

      Rasheed Wallace

    • C. 

      Chauncey Billups

    • D. 

      Ben Wallace

  • 27. 
    The VH1 reality series "La La's Full Court Wedding" and "La La's Full Court Life" featured which basketball player?
    • A. 

      Paul Pierce

    • B. 

      Dwight Howard

    • C. 

      Carmelo Anthony

    • D. 

      Chris Bosh

  • 28. 
    Who was the first active male athlete from a major American professional team sport to publicly come out as gay in 2013?
    • A. 

      Rajon Rondo

    • B. 

      Pau Gasol

    • C. 

      Ray Allen

    • D. 

      Jason Collins

  • 29. 
    Which team did Shaquille O'Neal finish his NBA career with, in the 2010-11 season?
    • A. 

      Miami Heat

    • B. 

      Cleveland Cavaliers

    • C. 

      Los Angeles Lakers

    • D. 

      Boston Celtics

  • 30. 
    A winner of the NBA Rookie of the Year Award, who starred in the children's film "Thunderstruck" in 2012?
    • A. 

      Derrick Rose

    • B. 

      Kevin Durant

    • C. 

      Tyreke Evans

    • D. 

      Brandon Roy

  • 31. 
    What number draft pick was Manu Ginobili selected?
    • A. 

      7th Overall Pick

    • B. 

      57th Overall Pick

    • C. 

      13th Overall Pick

    • D. 

      4th Overall Pick

  • 32. 
    In the 2003-04 season who became the first rookie to lead a playoff team in scoring since David Robinson in 1989-90?
    • A. 

      Carmelo Anthony

    • B. 

      Jason Kidd

    • C. 

      Dwyane Wade

    • D. 

      Kirk Hinrich

  • 33. 
    In 2004-05 who became the first player straight out of high school to start all 82 games in his rookie season?
    • A. 

      Dwight Howard

    • B. 

      Andre Iguodala

    • C. 

      Emeka Okafor

    • D. 

      Ben Gordon

  • 34. 
    What player was chosen #1 in the 1983 NBA draft by the Houston Rockets?
    • A. 

      Hakeem Olajuwon

    • B. 

      James Worthy

    • C. 

      Michael Jordan

    • D. 

      Ralph Sampson

  • 35. 
    Who won the NBA MVP award for the 1972-73 season playing for the Boston Celtics?
    • A. 

      Bill Russell

    • B. 

      Dave Cowens

    • C. 

      Bill Walton

    • D. 

      Bob McAdoo

  • 36. 
    What player was the 2nd overall pick in the 1984 NBA draft by the Portland Trailblazers?
    • A. 

      Alvin Robertson

    • B. 

      Sam Bowie

    • C. 

      Charles Barkley

    • D. 

      Sam Perkins

  • 37. 
    Who led the Chicago Bulls in scoring during the 1993-94 regular season?
    • A. 

      B. J. Armstrong

    • B. 

      Scottie Pippen

    • C. 

      Horace Grant

    • D. 

      Michael Jordan

  • 38. 
    Who was suspended for punching Louis Amundson in the jaw during a game on February 17, 2009?
    • A. 

      Cuttino Mobley

    • B. 

      Zach Randolph

    • C. 

      Shawn Marion

    • D. 

      J.R. Smith

  • 39. 
    How many playoff games has Robert Horry appeared in?
    • A. 

      100 Games

    • B. 

      244 Games

    • C. 

      644 Games

    • D. 

      44 Games

  • 40. 
    What number was retired by the Portland Trail Blazers for Bill Walton?
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      32

    • D. 

      11

  • 41. 
    What years did Bill Walton and his team win the NBA Finals?
    • A. 

      1967, 1976

    • B. 

      1987, 1990

    • C. 

      1977, 1986

    • D. 

      1984, 1986

  • 42. 
    Kyrie Irving, top pick in the 2011 NBA draft, was born in which country?
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      Nigeria

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 43. 
    In 2011, which Orlando Magic player appeared in a commercial for the video game "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3"?
    • A. 

      Jason Richardson

    • B. 

      Gilbert Arenas

    • C. 

      Dwight Howard

    • D. 

      Vince Carter

  • 44. 
    Which first draft pick in 1997 aimed to make the 1992 Olympic Games as a member of the United States Swimming Team?
    • A. 

      Michael Olowokandi

    • B. 

      Elton Brand

    • C. 

      Allen Iverson

    • D. 

      Tim Duncan

  • 45. 
    Which Indiana Pacers legend had to wear leg braces until he was four to correct a birth defect?
    • A. 

      Reggie Miller

    • B. 

      Austin Croshere

    • C. 

      Jamaal Tinsley

    • D. 

      Jermaine O'Neal