The average height of an NBA player today is 6 feet, seven, inches and the average weight hovers around 222 pounds. Now visualize cramming such a physique into the average coach seat, and you have a real potential for "overflow." which is why airlines invented the "too fat to fly" rules.
Are basketball players affected by these policies? Possibly. But that's the trouble with these "customer of size" policies; they are notoriously difficult to interpret.
But if the NBA lockout continues, it's...Full Story