They make your shot better
Trust me Im a doctor
For Style and to endorse the product.
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Basketball players wear sleeves on the arm they shoot with so it stays warm. In addition it is an extension of the wrist sweat bands from the old days, keeping the sweat from running down their arm and onto their shooting hand. Keeping their shooting hand dry is important for feel on the ball when passing, dribbling and shooting.
The real reason for wearing them is for keeping your circulation in the arms going. For example, you would wear it on your shooting arm in basketball, but on both arms in tennis. Does that make sense?
They do nothing to help. Unless you have elbow problems or if the sleeve has a pad in it, then it helps protect you elbow if you were to fall
In a game, a Basketball and a hoop are used. In terms of gear and apparel this may vary but it could consist of a jersey, shorts, basketball shoes, headband, arm sleeves, compression shorts, basketball socks, etc. Many popular basketball brands include Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, and Jordan.
The correct spelling is, indeed, "sleeves."
there just basketball shooting sleeves