15 Facts Every NBA Fan Should Know

15 NBA Facts Every Guy Should Know

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Everyone has a friend who knows the most trivial and useless tidbits about anything and everything. Well, it's time for you to become "that person" as it relates to NBA trivia. Memorize these common NBA facts and impress your friends next time you step into any trivia game or when you're watching Jeopardy. Here are 15 NBA facts that every guy should know.

15. Best Free Throw Percentage In A Single-Season

Jose Calderon Raptors
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15. Best Free Throw Percentage In A Single-Season

Jose Calderon Raptors
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Jose Calderon: 98.1 (2008-09)

14. Most Consecutive Regular Season Games Played

A.C. Green Lakers
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14. Most Consecutive Regular Season Games Played

A.C. Green Lakers
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A.C. Green: 1,192

13. Highest Scoring Game In NBA History (Regular Season)

Isaiah Thomas Pisons
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13. Highest Scoring Game In NBA History (Regular Season)

Isaiah Thomas Pistons
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December 13, 1983: Detroit Pistons 186, Denver Nuggets 184 (OT)

12. Best Home Record In A Single-Season

Larry Bird Celtics
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12. Best Home Record In A Single-Season

Larry Bird Celtics
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1985-86 Boston Celtics: 40-1 (.976)

11. Most Points In A Single Quarter In The NBA Finals

Isiah Thomas Pistons
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11. Most Points In A Single Quarter In The NBA Finals

Isiah Thomas Pistons
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Isiah Thomas: 25 (1988)

10. Most Points In An NBA Finals Game

Elgin Baylor Lakers
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10. Most Points In An NBA Finals Game

Elgin Baylor Lakers
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Elgin Baylor: 61 (1962)

9. Most Points In A Single Playoff Game

Michael Jordan Bulls
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9. Most Points In A Single Playoff Game

Michael Jordan Bulls
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Michael Jordan: 63 (1986)

8. The Only Player To Average A Triple-Double In A Season

Oscar Robertson Royals
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8. The Only Player To Average A Triple-Double In A Season

Oscar Robertson Royals
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Oscar Robertson: 30.8 points, 12.5 rebounds, and 11.4 assists (1961-62)

7. Most Consectuive Wins In A Season

Bill Sharman Lakers
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7. Most Consectuive Wins In A Season

Bill Sharman Lakers
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1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers: 33

6. Most NBA Finals MVP Awards

Michael Jordan Bulls
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6. Most NBA Finals MVP Awards

Michael Jordan Bulls
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Michael Jordan: 6

5. Most Points Per Game In A Single-Season

Wilt Chamberlain 76ers
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5. Most Points Per Game In A Single-Season

Wilt Chamberlain 76ers
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Wilt Chamberlain: 50.4 (1961-62)

4. Most Career Points

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Lakers
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4. Most Career Points

Kareem Abdul-Jabbbar Lakers
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: 38.387

3. Most Rings Won By A Player

Bill Russell Celtics
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3. Most Rings Won By A Player

Bill Russell Celtics
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Bill Russell: 11

2. Most Minutes Per Game

Wilt Chamberlain 76ers
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2. Most Minutes Per Game

Wilt Chamberlain 76ers
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Wilt Chamberlain: 48.53 (1961-62)

1. Most Points In A Single Game

Wilt Chamberlain 76ers
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1. Most Points In A Single Game

Wilt Chamberlain 76ers
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Wilt Chamberlain: 100 (1961-62)