Sports trivia: basketball edition

1. How many substitutions are allowed in a basketball game?

a. 0

b. 3

c. Unlimited

d. 10

2. What team drafted Kobe Bryant?

a. Los Angeles Lakers

b. Charlotte Hornets

c. Boston Celtics

d. Memphis Grizzlies

3. Who won the 2018 NBA All-Star Game 3-point contest?

a. Devin Booker

b. Kobe Byrant

c. Steph Curry

d. James Harden

4. How many seconds does an NBA team have to take a shot that hits the rim?

a. 40

b. 20

c. 24

d. 30

5. What number did Michael Jordan wear?

a. 12

b. 1

c. 23

d. 10

6. Which NBA legend is on the official NBA logo?

a. Jerry West

b. Kareem Abdul- Jabbar

c. Bill Russell

d. Allen Iverson

7. Who was the 2014 NBA finals MVP?

a. Tim Duncan

b. Kawhi Leonard

c. Tony Parker

d. Eric Gordon

8. Which team has never won an NBA championship?

a. Detroit Pistons

b. Golden State Warriors

c. Orlando Magic

d. Houston Rockets

9. How many teams are in the NBA as of the 2018-2019 season?

a. 30

b. 33

c. 32

d. 31

10. What team has the most championships of all time?

a. Los Angeles Lakers

b. Golden State Warriors

c. Chicago Bulls

d. Boston Celtics

11. How many personal fouls does it take to get ejected from an NBA basketball game?

a. 3

b. 10

c. 6

d. 2

12. Who was the first NBA player to play in 1500 NBA games?

a. Kareem Jabbar

b. Lebron James

c. Tim Duncan

d. Steve Nash

13. Who scored the most points in one game in the 2000 season?

a. Ray Allen

b. Kevin Garnett

c. Shaquille O’Neal

d. Luke Walton

14. How many feet off the ground is the NBA hoop?

a. 9 feet

b. 10 feet

c. 6 feet

d. 14 feet

15. Who scored the most points during the 2017-2018 season?

a. Steph Curry

b. Giannis Antetokounmpo

c. Lebron James

d. James Harden

16. Who appears on the cover of NBA 2K18?

a. Steph Curry

b. Anthony Davis

c. Kyrie Irving

d. Kevin Love

17. Which player was the youngest NBA MVP winner?

a. Derrick Rose

b. Steph Curry

c. Kevin Durant

d. Russell Westbrook

18. How many points did Devin Booker score against the Boston Celtics in the 2017-2018 season?

a. 40

b. 50

c. 70

d. 80

19. Which player has the record for most 3-pointers made in a single game?

a. Klay Thompson

b. Kyrie Irving

c. James Harden

d. Jeremy Lamb

20. Which team did Kobe Bryant score 81 points against?

a. Golden State Warriors

b. Toronto Raptors

c. Utah Jazz

d. New Orleans Pelicans


1.) c.    6.) a.    11.) c.    16.) c

2.) b.    7.) b.   12.) a.    17.) a

3.) a.    8.) c.    13.) c.    18.) c

4.) c.    9.) a.    14.) b.    19.) a

5.) c  10.) d.    15.) d.   20.) b