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How many people play professional basketball worldwide?

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2009-08-19 16:35:46
2009-08-19 16:35:46

There is no specific number, as the number is always growing and or shrinking. However, if you take the NBA (30 teams, 15 player= 450), and know that there are two main other leagues (European and Spanish), then you get around 1,000 players. However, including the D-League and all other leagues, the number of people that play professional basketball worldwide would be around 10,000 people.

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