The International Basketball Federation was formed in 1932 by eight founding nations: Argentina, Czechoslovakia, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Portugal, Romania and Switzerland. Men's Basketball was first included at the Berlin 1936 Summer Olympics, although a demonstration tournament was held in 1904.
The History of Basketball Interesting Facts About Basketball http://i1.ytimg.com/vi/LLwSQGLbsa0/maxresdefault.jpg . Repeated bouncing of the ball (dribbling) was illegal in Naismith's original rules. In 1967, slam dunks were considered illegal; nine years later it was legalized
This presentation will tell you the history of basketball, its background,player facts, and more. By: Brandon Tran History of Basketball James Naismith invented basketball in 1891. One of basketball first professional league was the YMCA. No player since Rick Barry in 1970 shot
Basketball was invented by James Naismith, a Canadian-American P.E. instructor who was set with the task of creating a game that relied on skill as well as strength. Also, it needed to be indoors, and take up only a little bit of space. The purpose, to occupy a "class of incorrigibles."
the first game the first team that played in the nba was the new york knickerbockers vs the toronto raptors. and the first game played was in springfield massachusetts. the date of that day was june 6 1946. list of history basketball players 1.micheal jeffery jordan 2.kobe bryant
BasketBall History By: Gavyn Nelson and Samuel Lopez James Naismith James Naismith was born in November 6, 1861, and died in November 28, 1939. He was a Canadian spots coach. But in December 1891, James grabbed a soccer ball and he up a peach basket into the gym at the Legends -
Basketball was first invented in 1891 by James Nemaith and was played using a soccer ball. It wasn't until later that there were actual professional leagues, teams and rules. Basketballs origin was in Springfield, Massachusetts. Yao Ming was the first ever player to be drafeted.
Timelines - Through History 1891. 1891 Origin of basketball t is said that the beginning of this modern game has its origins in a school in the United States, in the year 1891. The one who promoted this game was a man named James Naismith, a sports instructor at the YMCA (Young
HISTORY: Basketball was originally played with a soccer ball The first balls made specifically for basketball were brown, and it was only in the late 1950s that Tony Hinkle, searching for a ball that would be more visible to players and spectators alike, introduced the orange ball that is now in common use