252+ Basketball Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

At the 2018 NBA All Star Game, who won the Three-Point Contest?
Devin Booker
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Star NBA point guard Derrick Rose was born in which city in Illinois on October 4, 1988?
Chicago
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Rapper Drake is often seen courtside at which team's games?
Toronto Raptors
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During the 2015 NBA All-Star Weekend, which player finished second in the dunk contest?
Victor Oladipo
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For how many years was Jerry West coach of the Lakers?
3
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Who was the Toronto Raptors' first pick in the 2009 NBA Draft?
DeMar DeRozan
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Star power forward/center Kevin Love spent the first six years of his NBA career with which team?
Minnesota Timberwolves
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Ray Allen became the 23rd player in NBA history to do what?
Make 1,000 Three-pointers
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What is the name of the Bulls cheerleaders?
Luvabulls
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Who knocked the Celtics out of the 2018 NBA Playoffs?
Cleveland Cavs
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NBA superstar Blake Griffin played two seasons of college basketball at which university?
University Of Oklahoma
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How many points did star NBA point guard Damian Lillard score in his playoff debut in 2014?
31
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Who was the first Turkish-born player in NBA history?
Hedo Turkoglu
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Who was named Nike Baller of the Year in 2005?
Manu Ginobili
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Which UNLV star and Charlotte Hornet was the NBA's 1992 Rookie of the Year?
Larry Johnson
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What country was Steve Nash born in?
South Africa
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What country is the great center Arvydas Sabonis originally from?
Lithuania
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Jeff Teague was named to his first NBA All-Star game in which season?
2014-15 Season
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Who made the game-winning shot when the New York Knicks upset the Miami Heat in the 1999 playoffs?
Allan Houston
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What nickname is Dan Majerle known by?
Thunder Dan
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Which former Dallas Mavericks coach was rehired for the 1994-95 season?
Dick Motta
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Who passed Kobe Bryant as the leading scorer in NBA All Star history?
LeBron James
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What pick was Chris Paul selected by the New Orleans Hornets in the 2005 NBA draft?
Fourth Overall
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Blake Griffin's older brother, Taylor, played one season with which NBA team in 2009–10?
Phoenix Suns
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Basketball Trivia

With an estimated global following of 825 million, basketball is ranked as the world’s seventh most popular sport. It has been around since 1891 when it was invented by Dr. James Naismith in Massachusetts as an indoor alternative to football. In these basketball trivia questions and answers, you’ll learn more about this topic, from particular players and games to scores, seasons, and championships.

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