Quiz: Can You Name These NBA Star Players Drafted Out of High School?
Can You Name These NBA Star Players Drafted Out of High School?
By: Todd Betzold
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About This Quiz

Can you imagine signing a multimillion-dollar contract with an NBA team at the age of 18? Not many of us can, but there have been a handful of players who have made the huge leap from high school right into the big leagues. Were they all slam dunks? Of course not, but we have seen some pretty stellar players come from this group of men.

I mean, Kobe Bryant was one of the first players to go from high school to the NBA, and we all watched as his career happened. This guy played all 20 of his NBA seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers, where he won five NBA championships, two NBA Finals MVPs and one NBA Most Valuable Player award. This from a guy who graduated high school and then went on to become the youngest player to ever play in the NBA (at that time, but his record has been broken since).

Kobe is just one of the star players on this quiz, but can you pick them all out? We are testing your NBA knowledge today, so will you be a slam dunk or are you going to be shooting air balls the whole time?

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