James Naismith invented the game of basketball in 1891 in Springfield, Mass.
He invented the sport of basketball in 1891. He wrote the original basketball
rulebook, founded the University of Kansas basketball program, and lived to see
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...
James Naismith was a Canadian physical education instructor who invented the
game of basketball in 1891 while working at the YMCA Training School in ...
Mar 8, 2002 ... The roots of basketball are firmly embedded in Canada. In 1891 the game was
invented by Dr. James Naismith, a Canadian who hailed from ...
Apr 16, 2014 ... James Naismith was the Canadian physical education instructor who invented
basketball in 1891. He started KU's basketball program.
James Naismith invented the game of basketball and established the program at
University of Kansas. Learn more at Biography.com.
Dec 18, 2015 ... David, center, and Chandler Booth look at Suzanne Deal Booth as they pose for
a photo next to James Naismith's original rules of Basket Ball ...
Basketball, one of the most popular sports in the world and played by over 300
million people, was invented by James Naismith in order to provide Athletic ...
During a psychology seminar Dr. Gulick challenged his class to invent a new
game. ... writes Naismith in his own version of the invention of the game