The men's basketball team is named the Boomers and the woman's basketball team is named the Opals.
"They are named after the nets used on a basketball rim." That is completely wrong, the New Jersey Nets are not named after the nets on a basketball rim. They were actually created in 1967 (may be off a little on the year) by the New Jersey Americans association who moved to Long Island and named the team the Nets because it rhymed with Mets and Jets. Stupid but true.
it is actually boys' basketball coach
Yes there is a basketball player named Everly. His name is Jake Everly and he plays college basketball. He plays point guard. For more information search his name.
There are No Teams in the NBA named the Tigers
Michael Jordan has a great friend named Michael Tuvshinsaikhan and he was actually better at basketball than Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant,and Lebron James.
You actually can't work a basketball, you can only dribble it!!!
Yes, they have special shoes made just for playing basketball, and they are appropriately named 'basketball shoes'.
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.
well there is a famous basketball player named Kobe Bryant.
The Philadelphia '76ers. Named for the year 1776.
Avery is more of a boy name. Avery Johnson is a male former basketball coach. Actually my best friend is named Avery. I also know two more people named Avery and there all girls.
The Canadian that invented basketball was named James Naismith. The game was invented in 1891. He was both a Canadian and American basketball coach.
The first basket for basketball used was accutally a peach basket and basketball was invented by a canidian named James Naismith! :)
Anthoy Parker from the Toronto Raptors has a sister named Candice Parker (I think that's how you spell it)who plays basketball.
Basketball was invented Kansas by Dr. Naismith, a professor at KU. The University of Kansas' basketball arena is named the Dean A. Naismith Fieldhouse.
James Naismith created basketball in the U.S. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is in Springfield, Massachusetts and was named in honor of him
I believe that the high school's basketball team are named the roosters.
actually, Dr. James Naismith, a Canadian, invented basketball
they had a great shooter named Freddy Lyson...
The first net wasn't actually a net. The first basketball hoop was actually a wooden crate with no top or bottom in it and it was nailed high on a post.
The creator of basketball was a P.E director and the original basketball hoop was actually a peach basket. His first name I think was Nathian.