Basketball: NBA players run nowhere near the oft-cited five miles per game.
According to STATS, the player who ran the farthest per game in 2012 was Luol Deng of the Chicago Bulls, at 2.72 miles on average.
How much does an NBA player run during a game?
The average NBA player runs less than three miles per game, according to STATS LLC. , but some guys go above and beyond that number.
How many miles does a high school basketball player run in a game?
That is an intense 6 miles! At DeMatha, our top 6 players average playing 22-28 minutes per game. So using the data Blair gathered, and applying it to our players (which is comparable, we have a very similar style of play), it is safe to say that our top 6 players run between 4 to 6 miles each and every game.
How far does a wide receiver run in a game?
Football: 1.25 miles per game
The average NFL player is physically moving for only about 11 minutes per game. Wide receivers and cornerbacks do the most running, covering about 1.25 miles per game.
How fast can NBA players run?
On average, a basketball player runs about 2.55 miles per game. With five players allowed on the court at a time, that adds up to 12.75 miles per team during 48 minutes of regulation play.