What is the difference between trading in the NFL and the NBA?
I ask because there have been some comparisons made about trading between these 2 leagues recently in channels such as ESPN and I want someone to clear this up for me.
- 3 months agoFavorite Answer
Trade deadline in the NBA falls much later in the season than the NFL's. Draft picks aren't as plentiful in the NBA as their draft is only 2 rounds; the NFL has more rounds. The salary cap in each league is different; the biggest difference is that NBA (along with MLB and NHL) contracts are guaranteed whilst NFL contracts are guaranteed for the current year only. The NBA has a developmental professional league the NBA D-League: the NFL does not have a developmental league which means it can't hide players or develop them in a minor league.
- SeabassLv 63 months ago
One they play football and the other they play basketball.
- Anonymous3 months ago
e.g., Steve Young