The game has been known as Basketball since its invention in 1891. It was named basketball because the object of the game was to shoot a ball (at the time of the game's invention, a soccer ball was used) into a peach basket. Hence, basketball.
Basketball doesn't have a first name- basketball is the name of a sport.
It is named after Brian B. Scalabrine. He was the creator of the sport and really perfected it to what it is today. So the world decided to name the sport after his middle name.
The sport basketball was invented by a Canadian man. The sport basketball was invented by a Canadian man.
Basketball is a better sport
Basketball is the bigest sport in the world.
Basketball is the best sport ever
Yes basketball is his favorite sport!!
For the first game of basketball in 1891, two half-bushel peach baskets were used as the goals, which gave the sport its name.
Basketball was first played in a college. The first game, 1891, was in the Y.M.C.A college of physical education, Springfield, U.S.A and they used peach basket suspended as the nets, hence the name BASKETball
I love basketball! :) Its a fantastic sport,everybody should be involved
no basketball is not presently an Olympic sport today
When the sport was first played, the object was to throw a ball into a peach basket. He called the game basketball and the name stuck.
Utah Jazz is a professional basketball team in the National Basketball Association. It begins with U.
georgia's national sport is basketball.
The main rule in basketball is teamwork. It is in no way an individual sport.
yes it is i found it on 7 lists basketball is an extreme sport
Humans are what has participated in the sport of Basketball. The United States for example has thousands of people who participate in basketball yearly.
It depends on what level of basketball you play. For any league high school or below, it's a winter sport. For college and pro basketball, it's a winter,spring,and summer sport.
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