When Dr. Naismith invented Basketball he didn't have a 'basketball' to use. So, he looked around his gymnasium and decided that a soccer ball was the right size and he used that.
the first basketball was a soccer ball
In 1966 is when the first basketball was used in the NBA.
The first equipment used in basketball was a ball. This when combined with some sort of net brought about basketball.
The first basketball hoop was a peach basket.
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a peach basket is what they used for a baket when basketball was first invented
The first hoop was made out of a peach basket, and they used a soccor ball for the first basketball.
The first basketball wasent an auctual basketball it was a soccer ball.
the ball that was first used in basketball was a dodgeball
When basketball was invented, the ball used was a soccer ball.
A soccer ball.
A soccer ball
In like 1893
it was a big heavy ball
Because when basketball was first played they used peach baskets. Thus, The name BASKETball.
A soccer ball, according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basketball#Early_basketball. A soccer ball was used to play the first basketball game.
Soccer balls were initially used to shoot "goals" in basketball.
When basketball was first invented, they used peach baskets.
The basketball net was first used in 1906 when people began opening the netting to let the ball fall throught.
The first basket for basketball used was accutally a peach basket and basketball was invented by a canidian named James Naismith! :)
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A Peach basket.
A peach basket.