By Gavin Thagard on February 15, 2018
"Basketball is my favorite sport. I like the way they dribble up and down the court." If these lyrics describe you and your favorite sport, you're ready to slam dunk this quiz. When it comes to the NBA, let's put your trivia skills to the test!
Basketball is a sport that goes back to the late 1800s. Created by James Naismith in 1891, it was first played in Springfield, Massachusetts. From then on, the sport would take on a life of its own and become one of the most watched athletic games on TV. 55 years later, the NBA was born.
The first NBA game ever is said to be the 1946 game between the Toronto Huskies and the New York Knickerbockers. Since then the sport has grown to thirty teams separated into Eastern and Western Conferences. With over 70 years of NBA history, how much of it do you remember?
Who is the Hall of Fame named after? What did they call the NBA players headed to the 1992 Olympics? Which NBA player won the most championships?
If you answered James Naismith, Dream Team, and Bill Russell, you're ready for this quiz! Not everyone can make the shot when they take this quiz, can you? Will you be shooting an airball or getting the slam dunk? Let's find out!