A Career As A Basketball Player In The 80's

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The career of being a NBA basketball player in the 80’s and 2000’s. It was a lot different back in the day, the fouls were different, the uniforms, and courts. Todays game is less physical than it was in 1980. The National Basketball Association is the professional basketball league in the United State and Canada. The United States has thirty teams and Canada has one. “NBA players are the world's best paid sportsmen, by average annual salary per player's”("History." National Basketball Association). The game got big for the men's league NBA, it has 30 franchised member clubs, one in the United States and one in Canada. That's how big it is.("History." National Basketball Association)

There's been many of rule changes in the league. Clarification
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These 7 players were the best players in their era and probably was the best in their conference they showed their fans a little something in their days but now the 2000 players are showing their fans something. Magic Johnson made over $2.5 million in the 80’s. In the 80’s they didn't make as much money then they do today. But I don't get that Magic was one of the best players in the league and he still didn't get as much at Lebron James.("History." Basketball Forum). Lebron James made over $18 million in the 2000’s. Today, LeBron made more money than Magic Johnson in 1980’s("History." Forbes. N.p., n.d.…show more content…
Attendance was down the past couple years and is slightly going down these past years. Basketball is supposed to be a team sport, it's more one-on-one in NBA today. The style of this game has changed. The 80’s game use to be a team sport and everybody wanted to watch the NBA games, but when the “best” guys started playing like Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, and Kevin Durant, and more it started to be just about that one guy. Not much fans are watching NBA like they used to.("History." Business Insider. ). As the years went up the total of fans went down. So the numbers are up and down("History." database

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