Basketball is a team sport with 5 players to a team
It's soccer/ football
Basketball is a team sport with 5 players in it.
Kickball is a sport that only has 5 players on each team.
5 players per team are allowed on the court
An NBA team can have 15 players, but only 12 can be activated per game. And only 5 players from each team are allowed on the court at a time.