Dennis Rodman was the first NBA player to have a tattoo that was publicly shown. In 1996, Allen Iverson of the Philadelphia 76ers was one of the players who made having tattoos in the NBA more mainstream. More »

Michael Jordan, Larry Bird and Magic Johnson are some highly regarded basketball players in the history of the NBA. All of the players are in the Basketball Hall of Fame and are considered to be some of the best that hav... More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Athletes

An NBA basketball rim is 10 feet off the floor on which the game is played, and measures a diameter of 18 inches. In order to score a field goal in basketball, players must throw the ball through the rim and the attached... More »

An NBA player is a professional basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association. The NBA is the top-tier men's professional basketball league in North America, and it is generally considered the top me... More »

To become a successful basketball player, one needs to be willing to learn, practice, compete and make sacrifices for growth. Growing as a player takes time and commitment, as well as a strong personal determination to o... More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Classic Sports Basketball

To be a good basketball player, one has to be willing to work hard, be powerful on the pitch, be smart, be fast and stay humble. These simple tricks can be learned by just about anyone, and that is why they are considere... More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Classic Sports Basketball

As of November 2014, the tallest active player in the National Basketball Association (NBA) is Hasheem Thabeet, a 7-foot-3-inch center from Tanzania who plays for the Detroit Pistons. Prior to his trade to Detroit on Sep... More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Classic Sports Basketball