NBA players are some of the most amazing athletes in the world. Their ability to sprint, jump, create offense, and play terrific defense at a high level sometimes looks like art imitating life.

There are times in the heat of competition where players can be just as ruthless and unkind if you are on the opposing team.

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Players get posterized, they have 3-point shots nailed in their faces no matter how hard they try to stop them, and they have their shots swatted into the crowd followed by signature taunts.

It really begins to get fun when NBA players step on the court with kids. You’d think they would give the little ones a break and let them score a couple of buckets, but there must be a code where NBA players don’t allow even the kids to score on them, because they love to reject their shots with no mercy.

Take a look at this compilation video of NBA players showing the kids how not to try to school a professional player.

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