The NBA is loved not just for the game but the constant entertainment that it provides us.
Over the years, controversies have fueled fans' interests and careers have been made and broken by some.
Let's take a look!
Media scrutiny constantly followed Kareem around. His ill comments about his alma mater, UCLA, and speaking up on other sensitive topics has always brought him unwanted attention.
Barkley's infamous behaviour on and off the court has landed him in a lot of trouble. Can you believe that he once spat on a young girl that was watching a game?
The GOAT wasn't perfect either. Jordan's gambling problem had soon come to light and there was even speculation that his first retirement was actually a suspension because of gambling addiction.
Apart from getting into legal trouble, Wallace has an NBA record of 40 technical fouls in one season.