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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Access official Olympic Basketball sport and athlete records, events, results, photos, videos, news and more.


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


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.


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.


This basketball sport center draws together sport news and stories, upcoming events and links to the Special Olympics Basketball Coaching Guide.


Individual skills competition allows Special Olympics athletes to develop sports skills in a competitive format designed as a stepping stone for athletes to team ...


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