11/13: Basketball Dribbles Off the Court

November 13, 2009 by  
Filed under Basketball, Featured, Sports, Sports Bench

The NBA’s season is underway, but do Americans think the sport is a slam dunk? ©istockphoto.com/gmcoop Not really. In fact, 67% of residents ride the bench, saying they don’t watch the sport at all. 22% report they follow basketball a little, and just 11% follow the sport a great deal or good amount. African American and Latino residents are more likely to catch a battle on the hardwood than are whites. 29% of African Americans and 27% of Latinos say they watch the NBA, at least, a good amount.  This compares with 6% of whites. Table: Watch Basketball? Marist Poll Methodology  Read More →