The history of basketball began with its invention in 1891 in Springfield,
Massachusetts by Canadian physical education instructor James Naismith as a
From New York to London, to Paris, to Beijing. From Sarajevo to Dafar to Buenos
Aires to Los Angels and everywhere in between the game of Basketball is ...
Basketball: How it Began-Facts and Information About the Game. A game that
started with eighteen men in a YMCA gymnasium in Springfield, Massachusetts,
Jun 28, 2006 ... June 14: Michael Jordan's game-winner, sending him to a sixth title and second
retirement, is only two of the more-than-five-million points ...
Basketball History: Origin of the Sport. In contrast to other sports, basketball has a
clear origin. It is not the evolution from an ancient game or another sport and ...
History, rules and equipment for Basketball. Origins in student fitness, peach
baskets, development of the orange ball, American dominance, Olympic history.
Jun 7, 2014 ... Basketball is the only major American sport with a clearly identifiable inventor.
James Naismith wrote the sport's original 13 rules as part of a ...
Jan 20, 2012 ... Today I found out the origin of the sport basketball. .... becoming one of the great
coaches in basketball history and today is considered the ...
Mar 22, 2015 ... Not so with basketball. Basketball history shows that it has the distinction of being
an intentionally invented game. In 1891, James Naismith was ...
Aug 16, 2012 ... The History of Basketball - How James Naismith managed to invent one of the
greatest sporting games in history.