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Shooting and Dribbling Your Way to Good Health

In 1891, a Canadian physical education instructor named James Naismith faced a dilemma about continuing a sports program and having to do it indoors. At that time, most sports were held outdoors or in a wide, open field. It was the middle of winter and Naismith only had limited space to use to continue is […]

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High School Player to Basketball Pro in a Few Steps

· The stakes are high before anyone from high school can get an acceptance from any college that offers athletic scholarships. The road to that much-sought-after scholarship is definitely spiky. The basketball game, alone, requires physical stamina and mental endurance. When these are established, there are more to conquer such as the college application, finalizing […]

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College Basketball Jerseys

Among the most highly prized possessions that any college basketball player can hope for is their college basketball jersey. The college basketball jersey represents a feeling of pride and belonging to the team. But the feeling is not restricted to the team. Jerseys are also prized by fellow students, who show up at college games […]

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Basketball History in the Making

The history of basketball paved the way to a lot of significant events and people who made countless contributions for the evolution of basketball. Thanks to the very efforts of its founder, Dr. James Naismith, an instructor and a student in a Canadian school, basketball came into being. Early History It is said that the […]

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Basketball Hats/Caps

There is nothing sweeter for a basketball lover than to don on a cap or hat of their favorite basketball team or even one that features their favorite player. Not only does a cap or a hat keep off the heat from the sun, it is also a fashion statement for some or their testament […]

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Pointers for Basketball Dunking

The fanatics of the game are usually left in great amazement as they see their favored players dunking the ball in the hoop. In most cases though, basketball dunking stirs the excitement of the crowd. When one of the players dunks the ball, the audience is left to nothing but roaring happily. There is no […]

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Basketball Rundowns

As the head of a basketball team, or as a member; there are certain extra pieces of putting together a team that are important to remember. The game of basketball is more than preparing for a game or going to shoot some extra hoops. There are also several other approaches that can be used in […]

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Ergonomically Shooting Hoops

When a person thinks about ergonomics, the last thing that they think about is sports. Can ergonomics be used in mans favorite sport? Ergonomics can definitely be used in sports whether its golf, baseball, tennis, hockey and even basketball. So if you are a professional basketball player, even an amateur or just a fan/spectator and […]

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The Origins Of Basketball

Do you know the origin of basketball? The origins of the game of basketball can be traced back to a gentleman by the name of Dr. James Naismith. In 1861, Naismith was born in Almonte, Ontario, Canada. During his early school days, Naismith would play a game called duck on a rock whereby the child […]