The Basketball was first discovered by a man named Dr. James Naismith. He taught at the YMCA training school in Springfield Massachusetts. He used peach baskets as the goals. The peach baskets then had the bottoms of them removed so that the ball could swish through the baskets instead of hitting the bottom.
Soccer balls were initially used to shoot "goals" in basketball.
For the first game of Basketball in 1891, two half-bushel peach baskets were used as the goals, which gave the sport its name.
For the first game of basketball in 1891, two half-bushel peach baskets were used as the goals, which gave the sport its name.
Originally, peach baskets or boxes were used.
The first basket ball goals were actual peach baskets, nailed to the walls. They had their bottoms left, so that the ball had to be retrieved with a ladder after each score.
the first basketball was a soccer ball
people used baskets and balls that they found laying around a gym. thats how it got its name basketball. it was invented by a man named james naismith,it was corated in 1891
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