There are many key components in Basketball. The most important thing is the ball. Followed by, the hoop, the net, the backboard, the backstops, and the basketball court.
ball, court, basketball ring
A basketball rim is used for knowing how far you can shoot a basketball into the basketball hoop. It also determines your accuracy and stamina with the sport.
he used to play basketball
Basketball was originally used as an indoor sport to keep children healthy and ready for spring sports. Now it is used as a year long sport and to keep people healthy, and for pure enjoyment.
e.g running, cycling, netball or basketball
The term alley-oop was first used in the sport 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.
paintball, because in a magazine he said he used to be a pro paintball player, and that it is his favorite sport.
The noun 'basketball' is a singular, common noun; a general word for a type of sport or a type of ball.The noun 'basketball' is an abstract noun as a word for a sport or a game; a word for a concept.The noun 'basketball' is a concrete noun as a word for the ball used to play the sport or game; a word for a physical thing.
The plural noun for a ball used to play basketball is basketballs.The noun 'basketball' as a word for the game or sport is a non-count noun.