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Anonymous asked in SportsBasketball · 1 decade ago

What percentage of players in the NBA are African American?

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  • Lane
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    1 decade ago
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    its not really as high as you might think (lot of white guys on the bench, haha) there is a growing number of european players denting the AAs percentages. I think its still like 70 something percent. Its wierd in MLB it is only 9 % blacks

  • 4 years ago

    i don't think of its a question of race at the same time as comprises the NBA. Whoever works the hardest will be rewarded interior the truly aggressive recreation. you need to seem on the very truth lots of the NBA gamers have come from decrease than perfect kin circumstances and are for that reason extra caused to earn an excellent existence for his or her mother and father or their prompt kin. and also you do not ought to "leap" the optimal to be large at basketball in actually takes time and staying power to develop a genuinely sound recreation. for sure the genes ought to fall your way yet dunking isn't the basically characteristic necessary to play basketball. also African human beings actually many in inner city faculties may not have the funds to coach golfing(truly severe priced) or Tennis. NBA is a extra accessible recreation for anybody because in my city i understand there are a large number of basketball courts everywhere.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    I don't know any African NBA players. There are a bunch of black dudes from America out there playing. I would say probably 80% black.

  • 1 decade ago

    98% except Pao, Steve Nash and Dirk.

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  • 1 decade ago

    at least 80-75%.

  • Over two-thirds...and why the hell should it matter?

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    a lot

  • 1 decade ago

    wayyy more than half

  • 1 decade ago

    like 99.9%...the NBA is mainly black. idk if its better athletes or white ppl js arent the way they used to be

  • 1 decade ago

    97.7%

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