Basketball was invented by Dr. James Naismith in 1891. A peach basket, with its bottom removed, was pinned to the railing of the gym's balcony. To earn a point, the basketball must be shot into the peach basket.
AG Spalding invented the first basketball used in an official game in 1929.
it was a soccer ball
The first basketball game consisted of two 15-minute halves!
1890s - invented by James nesmith
where was basketball invented
James Naismith invented the game of basketball in Canada for a University he was working for
because he was forced to invent a game that is played inside, so he invented the game of basketball
For the first game of Basketball in 1891, two half-bushel peach baskets were used as the goals, which gave the sport its name.
Presumably James Naismith, who invented the game.
The team that Dr. James Naismith made when he first invented the game.
The game of golf came before basketball or baseball. It was invented in Scotland in the 1400's. Baseball was invented next, and basketball last.
The first Spalding basketball was made in 1894 by Albert Goodwull Spalding - three years after the invention of the game in 1891. When the game of basketball was first invented, it was actually played with a soccer ball.
James Naismith invented the game by nailing a couple of peach baskets on two ends of a court.
first organized basketball game
For the first game of basketball in 1891, two half-bushel peach baskets were used as the goals, which gave the sport its name.
James Naismith invented the game of basketball.
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 dimensions were 42 feet by 17 feet.
The inventor of basketball, James Naismith, was an instructor at YMCA training school and the first recorded game of basketball took place at a YMCA.
In the 1890's in Canada. Basketball was invented in 1891
The first basketball game was in Springfield,Massachusetts in 1891.