What is the science of basketball?


Studies have shown that there is a mechanical science behind the art of being a skilled basketball player. The perfect shot does require practice and training, but it also requires science. Larry Silverberg, a mechanical engineer at North Carolina State University has determine that if a basketball player launches the basketball with a 52 degree angle, aims approximately 2.5 inches from the center of the hoop towards the back of the rim that the basketball will score a point nearly every time.
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