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History of basketball


The history of basketball began with its invention in 1891 in Springfield, Massachusetts by Canadian physical education instructor James Naismith as a less ...

The History of Basketball - NBA Hoops Online


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 ...

Timeline: Basketball
1896: The first unofficial college basketball game.
1939: First NCAA Men's Basketball Championship.
1940: Indiana beats Kansas in NCAA Men's Basketball Championship.

Basketball in America: A History - Fact Monster


An American game that has traveled well is basketball, now played by more than 250 million people worldwide in an organized fashion, as well as by countless ...

The Origin of Basketball - Today I Found Out


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 ...

The History Of Basketball. Where Basketball Started.


Basketball: How it Began-Facts and Information About the Game. A game that started with eighteen men in a YMCA gymnasium in Springfield, Massachusetts,  ...

NBA.com: Top 10 Coaches in NBA History


Selected as the "Greatest Coach in the History of the NBA" by the PBWAA in 1980 ... Elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1968.

50 Greatest Players in NBA History


The 50 Greatest Players in National Basketball Association History were chosen in 1996 to ... 1.2 Voters; 1.3 List. 2 Top 10 Coaches in NBA History; 3 Top 10 Teams in NBA History; 4 See also; 5 Note...

10 Greatest Coaches in NCAA Basketball History | Bleacher Report


Sep 19, 2012 ... So when I was charged with the unenviable task of determining the greatest head coaches in Division 1 men's college basketball history, ...

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Q: The History of Basketball.
A: Naismith came up with the sport as a way to help students pass the time during the long New England winters. The first goal used was a peach basket, and there w... Read More »
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Q: What is the history about basketball?
A: The history of basketball starts in 1891, when Dr. James Naismith, an instructor at the Springfield Young Men's Christian Association Training School, created t... Read More »
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Q: What is the history of basketball?
A: Dr. James Naismith is known world-wide as the inventor of basketball. He was born in 1861 in Ramsay township, near Almonte, Ontario, Canada. The concept of bask... Read More »
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Q: What is the short history of basketball.
A: IN vented in 1890. Read More »
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Q: History of basketball.
A: james naismith, an instructor of P.E. at Y.M.C.A introduce the 1st basketball game in 1891. Read More »
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