James Naismith invented the game of basketball in 1891 in Springfield, Mass.
James Naismith (November 6, 1861 – November 28, 1939) was a Canadian-
American physical educator, physician, chaplain, sports coach and innovator. He
invented the game of basketball at age 30 i...
Apr 16, 2014 ... James Naismith was the Canadian physical education instructor who invented
basketball in 1891. He started KU's basketball program.
James Naismith died Nov. 28, 1939. Here are 10 things you may not know about
the inventor of basketball. 1. Naismith was Canadian. Born in Ontario, he didn't ...
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 ...
Dr. James Naismith was a Canadian physical education instructor who invented
the game of basketball in 1891 while working at the YMCA Training School in ...
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...
Jun 18, 2015 ... James Naismith invented the game of basketball and established the program at
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Dec 18, 2015 ... The man who invented basketball David, center, and Chandler Booth look at
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Dec 15, 2015 ... A real piece of history! Listen to a newly-found interview of Dr. James Naismith
himself, the inventor of basketball. And it's funny! Special thanks ...