Quiz: Can You Answer These Questions an NBA Expert Should Know?
Can You Answer These Questions an NBA Expert Should Know?
By: Brian Whitney
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About This Quiz

Basketball is awesome. While football and baseball are still incredibly popular, to many people, there is nothing better than NBA basketball. This sport is packed with colorful personalities who are absolute freak athletes, and while there is plenty of fascinating history when it comes to the NBA, it also features an urban vibe, which is why so many people play the game on the street. 

How well do you know your NBA hoops? Do you know what it means when someone drops a dime or has good handles? Do you know who is best out of Kyrie Irving, Terry Rozier, and Brad Wanamaker? Who has won the most all-time championships? Who was Michael Jordan's sidekick, Scottie Pippin or Steve Kerr? Which player scored 100 points in a single game? Other than all his tattoos and odd behavior, what was Dennis Rodman know for on the basketball floor?

The thing is, basketball is kind of a tough game in that if you don't really know what you're doing, you're going to get exposed, but if you do you're going to put on a show. So when it comes to NBA knowledge, are you going to dunk in our face, or are we going to put you on a poster? Take this quiz to find out.

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What does it mean when someone says Kyrie Irving has good "handles"?
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What team is named for an insect?
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Who scored 100 points in a game?
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What basketball player who owns the career scoring record used to be named Lew Alcindor?
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Who is the leading career scorer who is still active today?
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Which player was a rookie point guard the last time the Celtics won the NBA title?
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What city's NBA team plays at the "O-rena"?
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Who scored the first 3-pointer in NBA history?
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What does it mean if you have good "hops"?
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Who was the shortest player ever in the NBA?
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What was Charles Barkley's nickname?
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Which team is known as the Red Oxen in China?
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Which of these is the most famous former Celtics player?
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Who is currently the longest-running head coach with the same team?
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For what team has LeBron James played the most seasons?
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What does an NBA Player have if he has "game'?
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What Celtic player was known as "The Chief"?
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What was Dr. J's real name?
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For what team did Isiah Thomas play?
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What center played for Georgetown and the New York Knicks?
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Which of these players has won a MVP award?
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What is Carmelo Anthony's nickname?
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What player is the leader of the Oklahoma City Thunder?
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Where were the Lakers before they moved to L.A.?
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What is the nickname of a legendary Celtics coach?
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From what city did the Utah Jazz move?
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What was Hakeem Olajuwon's nickname?
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What is the most points one can score on a shot in the NBA?
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Which player didn't play for the Celtics?
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