The word basketball is a noun. Basketball means (1) a game played on a court by two opposing teams of 5 players; points are scored by throwing the basketball through an elevated horizontal hoop, (2) an inflated ball used in playing basketball.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word basketball.
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.
This is the official website for the NBA. On it users can find news about teams and players, scores, standings, stats, schedules, tickets, photos, news and more. There is also a link to Fantasy Basketball, and another that explains the NBA, basketball history, and the rules of the game. Users can click on a link to the NBA store to be official NBA clothing and other items.
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.
The following articles provide recent basketball-related news.
First came Steve Nash and Vince Carter to boost basketball's profile in Canada. Now with the transcendent performance of Kawhi Leonard on the Toronto Raptors, this country is enjoying a golden age for basketball.
By Curtis Rush, Contributor. Forbes. Thursday, 23 May 2019 15:59:00 +0000.
Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks know they possess the formula to create an NBA champion. The Raptors, and the rest of the basketball world, are quickly learning it too.
ESPN. Saturday, 18 May 2019 01:35:49 EST.
Resplendent Memphis Mansion Hits Market for $3,650,000 It's the home of former Grizzlies player Zach "Z-Bo" Randolph, so yes, there's a private indoor basketball court included. ...
Southern Living. Southern Living. Wednesday, 15 May 2019 16:09:49 +0000.
The Chiba Jets Funabashi’s diminutive star guard Yuki Togashi just won the biggest individual accolade of his basketball career.The 25-year-old Togashi was named the Most ...
Japan Times. Wednesday, 15 May 2019 22:22:56 +0900.