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.
Pizza chain Papa John's International Inc, trying to recover from a string of high-profile public relations blunders, on Friday named former basketball star Shaquille O'Neal as its newest board member, brand ambassador and investor.
Newsmax. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:09:23 EDT.
Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo had to be restrained by his own players during the first round of the NCAA Tournament as he eviscerated a 19-year-old freshman during a timeout.
Daily Mail. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:08:25 GMT.
If Tom Izzo wants to rage against one of his Michigan State basketball players during a game, why not? He's been doing that forever, and here's the thing: It hasn't been a problem. So it shouldn't be one now.
By Terence Moore, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:37:00 -0400.
New Vandy AD Malcolm Turner has removed Bryce Drew as basketball coach and is looking to reassign him to another position to avoid paying his buyout, a source told ESPN.
ESPN. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 09:50:02 EST.