Basketball is a popular sport that originated in Springfield, Massachusetts. Learn about the history of the sport as well as the names of the NBA (National Basketball Association) basketball teams.
Basketball is accessible year-round because it is played on a relatively small space, and there are indoor facilities around the country (and the world) where people of every age can shoot some hoops.
Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League, and the National Hockey League comprise the four major professional sports leagues in North America.
A game between the struggling New York Knicks and Washington Wizards would barely have registered back in the United States but transported across the Atlantic it stole the London sporting spotlight on Thursday.
Reuters. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:00:16 -0500.
Mom and coach Erica Guerrier, pictured main, says the referee made an unnecessary spectacle of her daughter, inset, during a game in Chesapeake over the weekend.
Daily Mail. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:16:31 GMT.
Saint Joseph's one-point loss Saturday would have been tough enough for the men's basketball team, but Pierfrancesco Oliva's gruesome leg injury made it a truly painful night.
Ryan Gaydos. Fox News. Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:00:29 GMT.