20 NBA Trivia Questions to Test Your Skills

By November 30, 2013June 18th, 2018No Comments

All right hoopsters, time for you to earn the name on the back of your jersey. There ain’t nothing cool about someone rocking a Nick Van Exel Blazers jersey but having no clue that he went to Cincinnati. Here are 20 NBA trivia questions to test your skills.

Higher Points Per Game Average for their career:

  1. Dominique Wilkins or Dwyane Wade?
  2. Larry Bird or Shaquille O’Neal?
  3. Charles Barkley or Paul Pierce?
  4. Chris Bosh or Ray Allen?
  5. Antawn Jamison or Chris Paul?

Miscellaneous stats comparison:

  1. More career assists: Steve Nash or Magic Johnson?
  2. More career blocks: Shawn Bradley or Manute Bol?
  3. More career rebounds: Dennis Rodman or Dikembe Mutombo?
  4. More career rebounds per game: Tim Duncan or Kareem Abdul-Jabar?
  5. More career steals: Michael Jordan or Jason Kidd?

List every different NBA team they played for (the number of teams will be in parentheses):

  1. Jason Kidd (4)
  2. Shawn Kemp (4)
  3. Patrick Ewing (3)
  4. Chris Webber (5)
  5. Allen Iverson (4)

What college did they attend?

  1. David Robinson
  2. John Stockton
  3. Glen Rice
  4. Latrell Sprewell
  5. Chauncey Billups

I’ll give you the answers after this video of Mark Price (on the Warriors) schooling Allen Iverson.

Higher Points Per Game Average for their career?

  1. Dominique Wilkins – 24.83 to 24.62
  2. Larry Bird – 24.29 to 23.69
  3. Charles Barkley – 22.14 to 21.67
  4. Chris Bosh – 19.37 to 19.31
  5. Antawn Jamison – 18.78 to 18.59

Miscellaneous stats comparison:

  1. Steve Nash – 10278 to 10141
  2. Shawn Bradley – 2119 to 2086
  3. Dikembe Mutombo – 12359 to 11954
  4. Kareem Abdul-Jabar – 11.18 to 11.15
  5. Jason Kidd – 2684 to 2514

List every different NBA team they played for:

  1. Jason Kidd: Mavericks, Knicks, Nets, Suns
  2. Shawn Kemp: Sonics, Cavs, Magic, Trail Blazers
  3. Patrick Ewing: Knicks, Magic, Sonics
  4. Chris Webber: Warriors, Bullets, Kings, 76ers, Pistons
  5. Allen Iverson: 76ers, Nuggets, Pistons, Grizzlies

What college did they attend?

  1. David Robinson – Navy
  2. John Stockton – Gonzaga
  3. Glen Rice – Michigan
  4. Latrell Sprewell – Alabama
  5. Chauncey Billups – Colorado




Rob Cressy

Rob Cressy

Sports loving free throw specialist and yinzer living in Chicago who is awesome most of the time, has run with the bulls in Spain, and is a graduate of Second City's Improv program.