Next summer, Disney World is opening the NBA Experience at its Disney Springs shopping, dining and entertainment complex in Orlando, enabling guests to do hands-on activities that "highlight the action and excitement of professional basketball."

Guests will be able to:

• Track and improve their jump shots and passing skills in a replicated NBA Combine challenge, complete with a scouting report that highlights stats at the end of the session.

•  Step onto the court and hear the roar of the crowd while maneuvering through a series of timed shots to aim for a high score.

• Do a slam dunk on an adjustable basket, in a moment captured by cameras.

• Test ball-handling skills with an interactive trainer who will challenge them with a variety of dribbling routines.

• Test their ball-handling skills with an interactive trainer who will challenge them with a variety of dribbling routines.

• Pretend they are on stage at the NBA Draft, with a photo capturing the moment of being drafted by a pro team.

•  Use an oversized slingshot to launch basketballs at hoops of varying heights, making as many shots as possible before the clock runs out.

• Test their knowledge of the NBA during a trivia game with up to 25 participants.

• Take a seat at an interactive multi-screen module to watch replay clips from NBA games, using the tools at their stations to make the right calls.

•  Access a team locker room that showcases up-to-date statistics and visuals of top NBA and WNBA players.

• Watch two 180-degree cinematic presentations that showcase the in-arena experience moments before the start of the game, as well as stories from the players' perspectives.

• Play interactive basketball games, from Pop-A-Shot to modern video games.

A retail store will sell NBA-themed merchandise designed by Disney. More details are to come in the months ahead, Disney said.

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