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It was actually invented Springfield, Massachusetts.

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The Canadian that invented Basketball was named James Naismith. The game was invented in 1891. He was both a Canadian and American basketball coach.

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No. It was invented by Dr. James Naismith, a university kinesiology proffesor.

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