i hate this game but it is fun to make fun of
two 20 min. periods
two 15-minute halves you should go to hopkins
When Dr. James Niasmith invented basketball, one of his published rules was that each game would consist of two 15-minute halves, and a halftime lasting 5 minutes.
The game was made up of two fifteen mintue halves, with five minutes of rest in between according to Naismiths original rules.
The original rules of basketball, developed by James Naismith in 1891, stated that the game should be divided into two 15-minute halves, with 5 minutes rest in between. This means that following the original rules, the game lasted 30 minutes (or 35 minutes including the break). Modern day games are comprised of four 10-minute quarters (FIBA), or four 12-minute quarters (NBA). With 5-minute overtime periods.
approximately 1006020 seconds
three 20-minute periods
Dr. James Naismith is known as the father of basketball. He first invented the game of basketball in 1891, made the original rules, fostered the beginnings of college basketball at the University of Kansas, and helped launch basketball into the Olympics.
Click on the 'NBA Rules' link on this page to see the rules and regulations of the National Basketball Association.
Rules prevent cheating, which would ruin the game.
It was important to implement specific rules for basketball in order for the game to be fair. The rules make the game universal no matter where the team is from. Also, they make it easier for players to understand what is expected of them.
They enforce the rules of the game - in the same way a football referee or cricket umpire enforces the rules !
invented the original game of basketball in Springfield, Ma. His game had 13 rules not including dribbling as a legal move. A score was made when the ball rested in the baskets bottom then was taken out by the referee.
The added backboards, rims, rules and many more.
The original rules of the game.
no..because it is only a slam dunk..not a basketball game..
THE rules are the same as basketball but the hoop is horizontal with a solid rubber ball and the team that loses at the end of the game will get sacrificed to the gods
they make sure your playing the game right and games are suppose to have rules or else there's no fun.