The NBA landscape is thriving with talent being deeper than ever. We are witnessing a level of athleticism that is giving us incredible action consistently. LeBron James is the face of the league and arguably the most athletic star in league history up to this point. However, new stars are coming in to push the envelope and add a new level of competition with stars in their early 20s being big time already. Every NBA fan likes to consider their mind for the sport to be intelligent. Fans often claim that they can run teams better than the general managers and coaches of their favorite teams.
We would all like to believe we have the answer to issues that NBA teams currently face as only a handful of teams are contending for an NBA Championship. This quiz will test your specific knowledge when it comes to running a franchise. You will be tasked with choosing between two current NBA superstars. At the end of the quiz, we are going to look at the results to assess your opinion on NBA talent. Find out if you have what it takes to run an NBA team. Pick your favorite NBA stars in quick time and we’ll reveal if you can run an NBA team.
1Who do you pick?
The recent 2017 NBA Finals featured Kevin Durant winning his first NBA Championship and NBA Finals MVP by leading the Golden State Warriors to a 4-1 series win over LeBron James’ Cleveland Cavaliers. Most pundits consider James and Durant to be the top two stars in the NBA right now. Which legendary small forward is the better player to you?
2Who do you pick?
The point guard position has become the most important in the NBA today. Most contenders have a superstar point guard running their offense with the ability to score, pass and shoot. Stephen Curry and Russell Westbrook have won the last three MVP Awards to prove their dominance. Curry dominates with shooting and Westbrook dunks with authority. Which style of point guard do you prefer here?
3Who do you pick?
The Los Angeles Lakers drafted both point guards pictured here in the lottery in recent years. D’Angelo Russell was traded in the recent offseason due to the belief that Lonzo Ball was a better player. Controversy followed them both for various reasons in their early career. Russell is trying to make the Lakers look bad with success and Ball is trying to prove he’s the right choice. Which point guard is better?
4Who do you pick?
Two of the NBA’s rising stars are shown here with DeMar DeRozan and Giannis Antetokounmpo. Both men are obvious All-Stars with outside chances at winning this season’s MVP Award. Antetokounmpo and DeRozan are going to be the faces of their respective franchises for the foreseeable future. Who would you take on your team?