Are You A Basketball Player?

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Are You A Basketball Player?

This quiz will test your knowledge about basketball. Take this quiz and find out about NBA basketball players!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What NBA team originally drafted Dr. J?
    • A. 

      Milwaukee Bucks

    • B. 

      Philadelphia 76ers

    • C. 

      New York Knicks

    • D. 

      New Jersey Nets

  • 2. 
    In what year did the NBA make its debut season?
    • A. 

      1936

    • B. 

      1953

    • C. 

      1946

    • D. 

      1949

  • 3. 
    Who was the hero of the 1987 NCAA Finals?
    • A. 

      Keith Smart

    • B. 

      Rony Seikly

    • C. 

      Steve Alford

    • D. 

      Michael Jordan

  • 4. 
    What number did Anfernee Hardaway wear in college?
    • A. 

      23

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      25

  • 5. 
    Who was the first NBA player to have a field goal percentage of at least 50% and a free throw percentage of at least 90% in the same season?
    • A. 

      Rick Barry

    • B. 

      Larry Bird

    • C. 

      Magic Johnson

    • D. 

      Michael Jordan

  • 6. 
    What does A.C. stand for in basketball player A.C. Green's name?
    • A. 

      Almond Christie

    • B. 

      Alvin Charles

    • C. 

      Nothing

    • D. 

      Alex Carl

  • 7. 
    Which basketball player's name means "Little Warrior"?
    • A. 

      Dikembe Mutombo

    • B. 

      Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal

    • C. 

      Hakeem Olajuwon

    • D. 

      Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf

  • 8. 
    What NBA player saw his scoring production rise for eight consecutive seasons?
    • A. 

      Michael Jordan

    • B. 

      Karl Malone

    • C. 

      Derek Harper

    • D. 

      Dale Ellis

  • 9. 
    What university did NBA forward Gary Trent play for?
    • A. 

      Temple

    • B. 

      University Of Texas El Paso

    • C. 

      Hawaii

    • D. 

      Ohio

  • 10. 
    What NBA player played Wilt "The Stilt" Chamberlain in the movie, "Rebound"?
    • A. 

      Joe Smith

    • B. 

      Kevin Garnett

    • C. 

      Wilt Chamberlin

    • D. 

      Alonzo Mourning

  • 11. 
    Which school is not part of the "Big 5" (in Philadelphia)?
    • A. 

      St. Joseph's

    • B. 

      Pennsylvania

    • C. 

      Lasalle

    • D. 

      Drexel

  • 12. 
    Which NBA player amassed 3,897 career playoff points?
    • A. 

      Jerry West

    • B. 

      Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    • C. 

      Larry Bird

    • D. 

      James Worthy

  • 13. 
    Who was named MVP of the NBA playoff finals in 1970 and 1973?
    • A. 

      Wilt Chamberlin

    • B. 

      Willis Reed

    • C. 

      Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    • D. 

      Moses Malone

  • 14. 
    Which of the following has not had his number retired at Duke?
    • A. 

      Gene Banks

    • B. 

      Dick Groat

    • C. 

      Mike Gminski

    • D. 

      Jeff Mullins

  • 15. 
    Whose team won the Championship in his first year as head coach at Kentucky?
    • A. 

      Rich Pertinno

    • B. 

      Stubby Smith

    • C. 

      Jeff Padgett

    • D. 

      Tubby Smith

  • 16. 
    Who of these NBA players has the highest career field goal percentage?
    • A. 

      Artis Gilmore

    • B. 

      Kevin Mchale

    • C. 

      Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    • D. 

      Wilt Chamberlain

  • 17. 
    Who are the first two players to win the NBA MVP in their rookie season?
    • A. 

      Bill Russell And Wes Unseld

    • B. 

      Wes Unseld And Wilt Chamberlain

    • C. 

      Wilt Chamberlain And Walt Frazier

    • D. 

      Michael Jordan And Larry Bird

  • 18. 
    During the 1996-1997 NBA season, which team had the highest average age among its players?
    • A. 

      New York Knicks

    • B. 

      Houston Rockets

    • C. 

      Utah Jazz

    • D. 

      Chicago Bulls

  • 19. 
    Which team won the first American Basketball Association (ABA) Championship?
    • A. 

      Kentucky Colonels

    • B. 

      New Orleans Bucs

    • C. 

      Pittsburgh Pipers

    • D. 

      Indiana Pacers

  • 20. 
    Who was selected the Most Valuable Player of the NBA's first All-Star game?
    • A. 

      Ed Macauley

    • B. 

      Bob Cousy

    • C. 

      Paul Arizin

    • D. 

      George Mikan

  • 21. 
    Who was the first woman to make a field goal in WNBA history?
    • A. 

      Penny Toler

    • B. 

      Tina Thompson

    • C. 

      Haixia Zheng

    • D. 

      Jennifer Gillom

  • 22. 
    Which shoe company did Reggie Lewis endorse in his first TV commercial?
    • A. 

      L.A. Gear

    • B. 

      Nike

    • C. 

      Reebok

    • D. 

      Adidas

  • 23. 
    Who was the fourth pick in the 93-94 draft?
    • A. 

      Penny Hardaway

    • B. 

      Chris Webber

    • C. 

      Jamal Mashburn

    • D. 

      Calbert Chaney

  • 24. 
    How many seconds are in a full timeout in an NBA game?
    • A. 

      60

    • B. 

      75

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      20

  • 25. 
    On what date did Michael Jordan score the playoff record of 63 points?
    • A. 

      32203

    • B. 

      31521

    • C. 

      30061

    • D. 

      33369

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