Five players on each team when on the court. The positions are: one center, two forwards and two guards. The forwards are positioned near the opposing team's basket so that they can be ready for shooting and rebounding. The center is located near the basket or near the free-throw line so that they can be ready for shooting and rebounding as well. Guards normally bring the ball down on the court to begin offensive play.
on the Syracuse basketball team there is 18 players
about a million players
There is a minimum of 10 players and a maximum of 15 players for an NBA basketball team.
5 players start from each team
Of course 5 players
there are many players in the NBA and college basketball. Some of the well known players are:Micheal Jordan , Magic Jonhson , and Kobe Bryant.