How many people are in the NBA? This is a question that we get a lot, and it’s one that can be a bit tricky to answer. The reason it can be tricky is because the NBA is always changing.
The NBA is made up of 30 teams
As of the 2019-20 season, the NBA is made up of 30 teams. Each team has an active roster of 15 players, meaning there are a total of 450 players in the NBA.
Each team has 15 players
The NBA is a professional basketball league with 30 teams. Each team has 15 players.
There are 450 players in the NBA
Of the 450 players in the NBA, only about 60 are true superstars. The other 390 or so are good players, but they don’t have the same cache as the superstars. The average player in the NBA makes about $5 million per year, but the superstars make much more than that. LeBron James, for example, is currently making $23 million per year.