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On the energy offensive: Scoring big with the NBA

May 31, 2017

To celebrate ExxonMobil’s partnership with the NBA and the Playoffs, we wanted to see about how much energy is used by two NBA teams, a total of ten players on the court, playing a single game. The results are interesting, especially when compared to the power used by loyal fans at home. Click through the infographic below to find out the final score.

Sources:
Amazon, Great Northern Popcorn Company
CNN Money, NBA Finals game 7 audience tops 30 million, biggest in 18 years, June 20, 2016
Oil Price, How much energy does the Super Bowl use?, June 17, 2015
Forbes, How much electricity do your gadgets really use?, September 7, 2013
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USDA, National nutrient database for standard reference release 28
PsychGuides, Male body image and the average athlete
Oxford Reference, Food and fitness: A dictionary of diet and exercise

Hero image credit: Brocreative

Tags: NBA Playoffs, NBA, interactive infographic
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