Going global

The number of international players on NBA rosters has increased steadily, to an all-time record of 92 this year. Here’s a historical look at international players on NBA rosters:

Year Number Countries

1950-51 1 1

1960-61 0 0

1970-71 1 1

1980-81 4 4

1990-91 21 15

2000-01 45 28

2010-11 84 38

2013-14 92 39