Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Dwight Howard—these are some of the top names in the NBA today, guys who light up the scoreboard night in and night out. We all know who they play for now and where they have been throughout their NBA careers.
But have you ever wondered, where do all of these NBA superstars come from? Where were these guys brought up and where did they play their high school basketball?
Let's dive into this question and take a look at the most talent-rich states in America.
To figure this out, we will take two main factors into consideration.
No. 1: How many current NBA players come from that state?
No. 2: How many of those current NBA players are considered superstars at this point in their careers?
So for all you fans from the state of Indiana, do not get all cranky on me because you have great college talent that doesn't transition to the NBA.
With that said, let's dive right in and get this party started. This should be fun.