Magic Johnson, former NBA player
because he play NBA basketball
There was not a first person to play NBA basketball ,ritard, basketball is played in teams.
They were referred to as "The Dream Team" because it was composed mostly of the top stars in the NBA. It was the first time that NBA players were eligible to play in the Olympics.
There is not a certain age that a person has to retire when they are in the NBA. They can play as long as they are not cut from the team.
Michael Jordan hehehehehehehhe
In the NBA there is "Zydrunas Ilgauskis" who plays for Cleveland.
He kept on practicing how to play basketball and the he got in NBA that's what made Lebron James famous :)