answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

James Naismith revolutionized the game of Basketball in America. He instituted thirteen rules that made the game what we know today. With his changes, the United States army and the YMCA helped spread the game.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2013-03-06 22:09:58
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides
1.67
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
12 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: When did the game of Basketball come about in the US?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

When did basketball started in the us?

The first game of basketball was played in 1891.


When did basketball come to the US?

basketball was invented in the US. wiki James Naismith of Springfield, Mass


What channel does the basketball game come on?

ESPN


The game of basketball originated in what state of the US?

massachusetts


How much is a ticket for US men's basketball game?

srhjtdf


Can you bring posters to an US Olympics basketball game?

yes we can


When would a jump shot be used in a basketball game?

When the prostitutes come out.


When is NCAA basketball 2010 released?

this game will come out November 10 2009


Why did James decide to invent basketball?

James Naismith was given 14 days to come up with an indoor game at his YMCA facility. The game he came up with was basketball.


What channel does us Olympics basketball come on?

BBC 1 then click red and select basketball that way (UK only)


Who scored the most points for US in a Olympic basketball game?

Carmelo Anthony


Who thought of the game basketball in the US?

James Naismith created basketball in the U.S. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is in Springfield, Massachusetts and was named in honor of him


First basketball game?

first organized basketball game


Is basketball a winter game?

Yes, basketball is a winter game.


When does NCAA basketball 11 come out?

Ea has cancelled Ncaa basketball 11 sadly. But 2k might make some college basketball game but until then there will be no more college basketball video games. :(


Best mmorpg basketball game?

The best mmorpg basketball game is freestyle street basketball.


What brand was the US national basketball team uniform in 1984 olympic game?

kappa


Why is the US is the best in basketball?

The game was invented here, and is played by children as soon as they can walk.


What was the name of the basketball game played in 1976 between Russia and the US?

Highway robbery


What is the objective of a basketball game?

The Objective of a basketball game is to score points and win the game.


How many periods are in a basketball game?

A basketball game has four quarters.


How many periods in a basketball game?

A Basketball game has four quarters.


Is basketball only played in the us?

No. Basketball was invented in Canada and the Canadian game comes from an earlier version of the game called Net Ball which is a womens game played still in England.


How many fans were in the first basketball game?

Its said that there were about 190 people at the 1st basketball game which was a high school basketball game.


Why do people us a soccer ball for soccer?

Just the reason they use a basketball in basketball or a golf ball in Golf. To give uniformity to the game.