NBA Player Quiz: Which NBA Player Are You?

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NBA Player Quiz: Which NBA Player Are You? - Quiz

Are you a true and hardcore NBA fan? Want to know which NBA player you are? Look no further than this amazing NBA Player Quiz. NBA is not just a basketball league; it's a blend of superstars that are the epitome of excellent strategy, stamina, and speed. In this fantastic quiz, we will determine how your basketball skills relate to an NBA superstar and which NBA icon matches your tendencies and interests. So, let's get started. If you like the quiz, do not forget to share the quiz with other basketball lovers too.

This quiz is designed to tap into Read moreyour playing style, attitude on and off the court, and even your decision-making under pressure to see which NBA legend you most closely resemble. Whether you're a sharpshooter who thrives beyond the arc, a facilitator who sets up teammates for success, or a defensive stalwart who shuts down opponents, this quiz has got you covered. It's not just about your skills but also how you handle teamwork, leadership, and adversity—just like the pros.


Which NBA Player Are You? Questions and Answers

  • 1. 

    What is your favorite position?

    • A.

      Point Guard

    • B.

      Shooting Guard

    • C.

      Small Forward

    • D.

      Power Forward

    • E.

      Center

  • 2. 

    The ball is in your hand, and you have 8 seconds. What would you do?  ​

    • A.

      Use my quickness

    • B.

      Use my excellent scoring ability to pull up for a shot or drive

    • C.

      I'm a big man, so if I got the ball in my hands, I'm looking to drive to the hoop.

    • D.

      I'm a big man, so if I ever have the ball, I will have it in the paint.

  • 3. 

    When you're playing defense, what do you do?  

    • A.

      Just stay in front of him and most likely will be looking for a steal with my quickness.

    • B.

      Keep him in front of me and avoid picks.

    • C.

      Try to keep him in front of me and contest the shot as much as possible.

    • D.

      Since I'm a big man, I will most likely be looking to block the shot.

  • 4. 

    What team do you prefer?

    • A.

      Boston Celtics

    • B.

      Orlando Magic

    • C.

      New Orleans Hornets

    • D.

      Los Angeles Lakers

  • 5. 

    When you have the ball, what are you thinking?

    • A.

      I will be mostly looking to shoot or find a way to score. If that's not available, then I'll have to give up the ball.

    • B.

      Because I'm so big, I will be mostly looking to slam it down hard!

    • C.

      When I get the ball at the top of the key, I will be mostly looking to feed it to the big man down low, pass it to the shooters and look for somebody open to create a play or maybe take the shot.

    • D.

      When I have the ball and the opponent is playing outstanding defense that I just can't go by, then I'll maybe just pull a jumper at mid-range.

  • 6. 

    Which number do you prefer?

    • A.

      5

    • B.

      24

    • C.

      12

    • D.

      3

  • 7. 

    Which color do you prefer to wear?  

    • A.

      Yellow, purple, and white

    • B.

      Green and white

    • C.

      Blue, black, and white

    • D.

      Baby blue, white, and purple

  • 8. 

    What kind of skills do you have?

    • A.

      I'm good at posting up and making myself available for the pass.

    • B.

      I'm a pure shooter and can drive in when it's needed.

    • C.

      I can handle the ball for a big man and can drive and pull up for a jumper inside the three-point line.

    • D.

      I'm a great ball-handler with quickness and with the ability to make fancy passes.

  • 9. 

    Which NBA start do you prefer?  

    • A.

      Kobe Bryant

    • B.

      Kevin Garnett

    • C.

      Chris Paul

    • D.

      Dwight Howard

  • 10. 

    What kind of person are you?

    • A.

      Determined

    • B.

      Leader

    • C.

      Creative

    • D.

      All-rounder

  • 11. 

    How do you approach scoring in a basketball game?

    • A.

      I drive aggressively to the basket.

    • B.

      I prefer dunking and posting up in the paint.

    • C.

      I excel with fast breaks and skillful ball handling.

    • D.

      I use strategic post moves and mid-range jumpers.

  • 12. 

    How do you handle high-pressure situations in a game?

    • A.

      I take charge and often shoot the final shot.

    • B.

      I focus on securing rebounds and protecting the rim.

    • C.

      I look to create opportunities and assist my teammates.

    • D.

      I rally my teammates and lead by example.

  • 13. 

    What type of passes are you known for?

    • A.

      I keep my passing straightforward but effective.

    • B.

      I am not the main passer; I focus more on scoring.

    • C.

      I make flashy and creative passes.

    • D.

      I pass efficiently, ensuring my teammates are involved.

  • 14. 

    How do you contribute to your team’s dynamic?

    • A.

      I’m often the go-to scorer and the closer.

    • B.

      I strengthen the defense and set the tone in the paint.

    • C.

      I control the game’s pace and create scoring chances.

    • D.

      I provide energy, defense, and occasional scoring.

  • 15. 

    How do you like to celebrate after a great play?

    • A.

      By pumping up the crowd and my teammates.

    • B.

      With a high-energy shout or gesture.

    • C.

      With a cool nod or a pointed look to the crowd.

    • D.

      By encouraging my teammates and focusing on the next play.

Danielle Shafer |Bachelor Degree - Sports Management |
Basketball Expert
Danielle holds a Master's degree in Marketing from the University of Nottingham and a Bachelor's degree in Sports Management and Coaching from Urbana University. With a passion for sports education and community involvement, she volunteered at Special Olympics events from January 2012 to teach basketball and directed camps like the Wayne High School Basketball Camp in May 2012. As our basketball aficionado, she brings her A-game to review our hoops quizzes. With a slam dunk career in sports marketing and a passion for the game, she ensures our basketball quizzes hit nothing but net. Let Dainelle be your guide to the ultimate basketball quiz experience!

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