GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Statistics About The Most Popular Nba Players

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"LeBron James was the most popular NBA player on Instagram with nearly 82.4 million followers as of October 2021."

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"Stephen Curry was the 2nd most popular player on Instagram with about 34.05 million followers as of October 2021."

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"Kevin Durant was the 3rd most followed player on Instagram with nearly 12.4 million followers as of October 2021."

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"Lebron James had the highest-selling jersey for the 2021 season."

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"Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant had the 2nd highest-selling NBA jersey for the 2021 season."

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"Golden State Warriors player Stephen Curry had the 3rd highest-selling jersey for the 2021 season."

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"30.1% of NBA fans voted for Lebron James as their favorite player in an ESPN poll."

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"12.3% of NBA fans chose Michael Jordan as their favorite player in the same ESPN poll."

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"11% of NBA fans stated Kobe Bryant as their favorite player in the ESPN Poll."

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"In 2021, LeBron James was the most mentioned NBA basketball player on Twitter."

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"Kevin Durant was the second most mentioned NBA basketball player on Twitter in 2021."

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"Stephen Curry was the third most mentioned NBA basketball player on Twitter in 2021."

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"As of June 2021, LeBron James had the most social media followers combined (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) among NBA players, at over 132 million."

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"Following LeBron James, Stephen Curry had the second-highest combined social media following among NBA players, at over 50 million."

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"With around 23 million followers, Kobe Bryant was the third highest followed NBA player across all social media platforms."

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"In 2021, LeBron James was the NBA player with the highest salary, earning about 41.18 million U.S. dollars."

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"Stephen Curry ranks second in the highest NBA salaries in 2021, with an earning of 40 million U.S. dollars."

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"Kevin Durant ranks third for highest NBA salaries in 2021, earning around 39 million U.S. dollars."

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"The most popular NBA team on social media in 2021 was the Los Angeles Lakers, largely thanks to players like LeBron James."

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"The Golden State Warriors, with players like Steph Curry, was the second most popular team on social media in 2021."

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