Without socks, the players would get blisters
The NBA players wear Beats by Dr.Dre
Cause its #swagg
No current NBA players wear number 28.
Yes! All players need to wear their socks to go over their shinpads which pushes the height of the socks up to around the knee. Some players even wear extra long socks to cover the knee.
Those are actually called "shooting sleeves" and basketball players wear them to help maintain their shooting form.
They don't. Most pro level hockey players wear no socks so they can "feel" the ice, improving performance.
Volleyball players wear knee socks to avoid floor burn. Especially if you're a libero or dive a lot.