A basketball game starts in the center of the court with a tip off.
The first game of basketball was played in 1891.
A jump Ball!
The game of basketball originated in December 1891 and the first official game was on January 20th 1892.
it is started by a "jump-ball" or "tip-off"
The first game of Basketball was played on December 21st, 1891.
== == The man who started basketball was James Naismith and he started teaching basketball where ever he worked then basketball became popular and colleges started to adopt the sport. Eventually, the fad caught on and basketball was a hit everywhere. From an elementary and middle school game to a high school game to college and finally the NBA, basketball has also made it's appearance globally.
in the middle which is called the tip off
Basketball was originally started in Egypt. Around the time the Egyptians made the pyramids, although it was called something else.