Basketball to Baseball Basketball to Football Antonio Gates Jimmy Graham Julius Peppers Football to Baseball John Lynch Bo Jackson Tim Tebow Jameis Winston Kyle Murray Danny Ainge Frank Thomas Football to Basketball Allen Iverson Tony Gonzales Track to Football Adrian Peterson Michael Bennett Jamal Charles Ted Ginn Devin Hester Jim Thorpe Bob Hayes Chris Johnson Darrell Green Deangelo Hall Question is Which Sport Athletes can transition to Any Another Sport The Easiest? I think a basketball player can transition into any other sport the easiest. A Giannis , Lebron , Westbrook or Zion can play any sport Anyone that says soccer is wildin. from personal experience people i knew including me could play soccer and football (corner back and wr) because speed but basketball is a different story. The average 5 foot 10 soccer player has less chance thriving in basketball than a d fox type of player has of thriving in the mls. Im not saying its hard to play basketball but you need a combination of Skill most importantly (via Hashemm thabeet, shawn bradley, small ass mogues bugsy, isiah thomas etc) Size, Fundamentals, Fast twitch muscle . Of course in the hood we would play but being actually good is a different story May sound ignorant but lets discuss.