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NBA Trivia Questions


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NBA Trivia Questions


  1. When turned upside down, which NBA team logo features a robot sitting on a park bench reading?

  2. Who was awarded Best WNBA Player at the 2014 ESPN Awards?

  3. In the rules of basketball, how far from the ground should the hoop officially be placed?

  4. Gregg Popovich became coach of which NBA team in 1996?

  5. Which NBA basketball team is based in Detroit?

  6. A basketball game is played in four quarters, what is the time difference between an NBA quarter and an Olympic quarter?

  7. Which NBA team was coached by Mike D'Antoni from season 2013 to 2014?

  8. What is the diameter of a basketball hoop (rim) used by the NBA?

  9. Magic Johnson played point guard for thirteen seasons for which basketball team?

  10. How many points are scored in basketball when a field goal is made within the three-point line?

  1. Which basketball team has Tim Duncan played for his entire career?

  2. Which basketball player played for the Chicago Bulls and received NBA awards for the most valuable player in 1985, 1991, 1992, 1996 and 1998?

  3. True or false: Basketball is associated with the term 'beanball'?

  4. Kobe Bryant is the son of which former basketball player?

  5. During his basketball career, which two teams did Kareem Abdul-Jabbar play for?

  6. Which NBA team is based in Denver?

  7. Which NBA team is commonly known as 'The Blazers'?

  8. What was the former name of the Oklahoma City Thunder basketball team?

  9. Are the balls used in women and men's basketball the same size?

  10. From 1936 to 1976, what was the only year that the United States Men's Basketball Tournament did not achieve a Gold Olympic Medal?