Who helped shape the 3-point line? Who was the man that helped make dunks and layups flashy and cool? Who Inspired the moden Jumpshot? Most Influential NBA players that helped inspire modern basketball
Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain, esp. Chamberlain (and you could include George Mikan) - large, dominant shot blocking, scoring centers
Julius Erving - Dr. J - high-flying, slam dunking style of basketball
Larry Bird and Magic Johnson - terrific all around great players
Oscar Robertson - scoring point guard
Michael Jordan - incredibly popular player
Not a huge NBA fan, but these are some of the main players I would say shaped the game and league and made it popular
by Mark Johann 5 years ago
Why are most NBA players black and very strong?I just wonder why many black players than white or brown or yellow in NBA? Sorry but this is not racism, just curiosity. Thanks.
by Steven Escareno 7 years ago
I was talking about this once with a classmate of mine back in high school. A little over a decade ago I believe, and he said that WNBA players are inferior to the NBA players, and that's why he'll never watch the WNBA. Personally, I highly disagree with this statement, as I always...
by David Flores 5 years ago
Do you consider Michael Jordan the best Basketball Player to live or has he been surpassed?
by Due Daniels 9 years ago
What's up with NBA players opting out for bigger bucks to play in Europe? Josh Childress may have started an exodus to chase the euro dollar. Will this weaken the NBA if it continues?
by Manny2437 6 years ago
Personally for me, the lockout has gotten so far on my last nerve that I genuinely could care less if there is a season this year. And I love the NBA. Games have been cancelled, and the season has been tarnished. Even if there is a 50 something game season this year, I wouldn't want to be the team...
by rcrm89 7 years ago
Excluding darts () and multi-event sports like heptathlon/decathlon.I would say rugby.
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