76.3 percent of the NBA's Basketball players are black. The National Basketball Association was founded back in 1946 and is the premier basketball league in the world.
There number of the professional black athletes is in the tens of thousands. Most of the athletes disciplines is dominated by the black athletes from different parts of the globe.
How many black head coaches are in the NBA right now
The NBA consist of nearly 80% Black athletes. The NFL about 67-70% Black. other sports like Golf is dominated by White athletes. Professional Baseball has about 10% Black athletes the rest is split between White & Hispanic athletes. Hockey is almost unanimously White but minority athletes are slowly entering this sport. Its difficult to gauge the total percentage of all professional athletes who are Black as it varies from sport to sport. For example swimming sports are excelled by Whites while sprinting & long distance running is led by Blacks. Which invariable has to do with genetically difference such as density of bones & muscles fibers.
No, there are many NBA players of different races.
Blacks make up 12% of the total US population. >1% of NHL 8% of MLB 65% of NFL (including mixed race) 80% of NBA
Athletes who have worn #13: Dan Marino (NFL), Wilt Chamberlain (NBA), Steve Nash (NBA), Alex Rodriguez (MLB), Kurt Warner (NFL).
The NBA is about 90% black so to name all the black NBA players would be nearly impossible.
How about 40% of NBA players see the link www.spectator.org/dsp_article.asp?art_id=7422 - 44k
36 black athletes.
In my opinion I think they are.
Zydrunas ilgauskas (NBA)
Many black athletes are there such as Florence Griffith Joyner, Rudolph Wilmar Oprah Winfrey.
Yes, the D stands for Developmental, meaning... the purpose of the league is to get athletes who may not quite be ready for the NBA DEVELOPED, so that they can be an asset to their parent organization. Teams in the NBA-D are affiliated with NBA teams.