Basketball at the Summer Olympics has been a sport for men consistently since 1936. Prior to its inclusion as a medal sport, basketball was held as a demonstration event in 1904.


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Basketball became a full medal sport at the 1936 Berlin Games for men and at the ... men's Olympic basketball tournaments the question was not who would win , ...


Men's Basketball first appeared on the Olympic programme at the Berlin 1936 Games, with the women's competition introduced at Montreal 1976. Professional  ...


Basketball was admitted as an Olympic sport for the first time in 1936 in Berlin, and has been on ... Basketball was also a demonstration event in St Lois 1904.


Jul 24, 2018 ... Four Olympic medals are now up for grabs in basketball with the ... Shooting is another sport mixing it up by adding a mixed team event.


Feb 16, 2018 ... It's slotted to be a Summer Olympics event in 2020, but we have a better place for it.


Jun 9, 2017 ... The new events come in addition to five sports added last year: karate, skateboarding, sport climbing, surfing and baseball/softball.