If you dare, come and test your knowledge on the league of one of America’s most popular sports… basketball! Scroll down to start the quiz.What does the NBA stand for?

1. What does the NBA stand for?

  • National Basketball Association
  • National Basketball Associated
  • National Basketball league of America
  • Nephew Basketball Association

✔️Right Answer: National Basketball Association

2. Which player has the longest streak of games averaging 40+ points per game?

  • James Harden
  • Kobe Bryant
  • Charles Barkley
  • Wilt Chamberlain

✔️Right Answer: Wilt Chamberlain

3. Who is the first NBA player to have been voted as the unanimous MVP?

  • Lebron James
  • Stephen Curry
  • Michael Jordan
  • Russell Westbrook

✔️Right Answer: Stephen Curry

4. How many players are voted into the All-Star Game?

  • 20
  • 30
  • 24
  • 26

✔️Right Answer: 24

5. Which of the following is not an event that takes place during NBA All Star Weekend?

  • Three point contest
  • Dunk contest
  • Skills Challenge
  • Knockout

✔️Right Answer: Knockout

6. Where did the Grizzlies play before re-locating to the city of Memphis?

  • Las Vegas
  • Vancouver
  • Seattle
  • New Jersey

✔️Right Answer: Vancouver

7. Which player currently boasts the highest 3 point % in league history?

  • Stephen Curry
  • Ray Allen
  • JR Smith
  • Steve Kerr

✔️Right Answer: Steve Kerr

8. Which player holds the record for most missed shots in the NBA?

  • Kobe Bryant
  • Shaquille O’Neal
  • Timothy Hardaway
  • Bill Russell

✔️Right Answer: Kobe Bryant

9. Which player was the #2 pick of the 2018 draft?

  • Luka Doncic
  • Marvin Bagley III
  • DeAndre Ayton
  • Trae Young

✔️Right Answer: Marvin Bagley III

10. Which of the following states has never had an NBA team?

  • Louisiana
  • Nevada
  • Ohio
  • North Carolina

✔️Right Answer: Nevada

11. Who is the only NBA point guard to have won Defensive Player of the Year?

  • John Stockton
  • Steve Nash
  • Gary Payton
  • Chris Paul

✔️Right Answer: Gary Payton

12. What is the role of the player who is often the first player to come off of the bench, and typically play the same amount of minutes as a starter?

  • Self starter
  • Sixth man
  • Bench leader
  • Role player

✔️Right Answer: Sixth man

13. What is it typically called when a player makes a shot while getting fouled?

  • “And-one”
  • “Bonus shot”
  • “Sink it”
  • “Hand down, man down”

✔️Right Answer: “And-one”

14. How many free throws has Steve Nash missed in his career?

  • less than 100
  • between 500 and 750
  • between 250 and 500
  • over 1,000

✔️Right Answer: between 250 and 500

15. Which player is known for inventing the “Skyhook”?

  • Dirk Nowitzki
  • Tim Duncan
  • Kareem Abdul Jabbar
  • Hakeem Olajuwon

✔️Right Answer: Kareem Abdul Jabbar

16. Who was the first non white player to enter the NBA?

  • Bill Russell
  • Thanasis Antetokounmpo
  • Chuck Cooper
  • Wataru Misaka

✔️Right Answer: Wataru Misaka

17. Which NBA team had 3 players with the exact same birthday (date and year)?

  • Dallas Mavericks
  • Miami Heat
  • Los Angeles Clippers
  • New York Knicks

✔️Right Answer: Dallas Mavericks

18. Which player has stayed with their one team the longest?

  • Tim Duncan
  • Michael Jordan
  • Kobe Bryant
  • Dirk Nowitzki

✔️Right Answer: Dirk Nowitzki

19. Which of the following players is only one month older than LeBron James?

  • Kendrick Perkins
  • Carmelo Anthony
  • Dwyane Wade
  • Andre Iguodala

✔️Right Answer: Kendrick Perkins

20. What is the most prominent nickname for Kobe Bryant?

  • “Black Mamba”
  • “The Flash”
  • “Big Whiz”
  • “The Claw”

✔️Right Answer: “Black Mamba”

21. Who is the only player to have won Defensive Player of the Year, Scoring Champion, and MVP in the same season?

  • Michael Jordan
  • Larry Bird
  • Magic Johnson
  • Dominique Wilkins

✔️Right Answer: Michael Jordan

22. What is the typical term used for describing the rare phenomenon of winning 3 championships in a row?

  • “Three-peat”
  • “Three Chips”
  • “3-in-a-row”
  • “Championship Cubed”

✔️Right Answer: “Three-peat”

23. Who is second for most 50 point games in Warriors history?

  • Stephen Curry
  • Wilt Chamberlain
  • Rick Barry
  • Klay Thompson

✔️Right Answer: Rick Barry

24. Which pair of players have the same amount of MVP and scoring awards?

  • Lebron James and Michael Jordan
  • Russell Westbrook and Kobe Bryant
  • Shaquille O’Neal and Dwyane Wade
  • Allen Iverson and Jason Kidd

✔️Right Answer: Russell Westbrook And Kobe Bryant

25. How many games have been played on christmas eve in NBA history?

  • 30
  • 24
  • 20
  • 40

✔️Right Answer: 24

26. Which player was the #1 pick of the 2018 draft?

  • Marvin Bagley III
  • DeAndre Ayton
  • Luka Doncic
  • Trae Young

✔️Right Answer: DeAndre Ayton