National Basketball Player Day ,which would be held on January 23, would be a day to recognize the basketball players who provide entertainment for so many and give them a little treat. On this day anyone who has played basketball would get a day full of fun and a basketball signed by your favorite NBA basketball player. You may want to jazz it up and have a basketball tournament for all to watch. The winning team would get $100.
Michael Jordan dunking a basketball
Everyone should be recognized NBA or not. 73% of players say they were somewhat going pro, but only 1.2 percent got drafted and out of high school seniors 2.9% got drafted to the NBA. Even if you aren't on a professional team, you are still part of the basketball program.
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A basketball player trains really hard and has a high possibility of getting injured. On average a basketball player will practice 8-10 hours in 2.5 days. Games are almost every night for a NBA player. 22% of all male basketball players substained a one-time loss injury each year.