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Q: What went well for James Nasmith and his idea of the game of basketball?
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Who had the idea of basketball?

History say DR. James Naismith came up with idea of basket and ball to be made a sport! This amazing idea of a Basket and a ball was developed later which become known as Basketball... I love this game

How did James Naismith get the Idea of Basketball?

when he ate a borrito

Was James Naismith's invention the basketball game a original idea or based on a different idea?

According to what I read about it he came up with the idea on his own because he wanted a game that could be played inside when it was too cold out to play. The first basket was a peach basket.

Who came up with the idea of basketball?

Dr. James Naismith, The guy named Dr.James Naismith.

Where did the basketball begin?

Basketball began during 1891, in Springfield. A physical education teacher names James Naismith came up with the idea after seeing a few kids run around with a basketball.

Did Canada get the idea for basketball?

No,Canada has nothing to do with the thinking up the idea of basketball.The idea came from an American.To play in YMCA as a fun game it was tooken seriously by America in springfeild massachuests where it originated. Canada has litterally 0% of basketball credit.

Who was the kid to suggest the name for basketball?

I'm sure that came from the fact that when basketball was created, the ball (then a soccer ball or football ball) was supposed to be shot into empty peach baskets, left behind by fruit pickers. James Naismith then apparently came up with the idea and named it after the goal of the game: shooting the ball into the basket, hence, basketball.

Who was the first person to play baksetball?

Well, the game was invented by James Naismith who was a YMCA instructor. His students were bored because it was snowing outside and they did not have anything to do! That is when James came up with the idea of throwing a ball through a peach basket. So, to answer your question, the first people to play basketball were James Naismith's students'

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Do you have to know how to do a layup to join a team?

If you are talking about playing basketball, it generally would be a good idea to know how to 'do' a layup. In basketball, the layup is one of the most important shots in the game because most points are scored that way.

Which college had a basketball court with a wood floor inside the entire three-point arc that was painted like a basketball?

i have no idea

Do pro basketball players need a diploma?

It would be a smart idea!

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