2. Basketball is a team sport in which two teams
of 5 players try to score points against one
another by placing a ball through a 10 foot
(3.048 m) high hoop (the goal) under
organized rules. Basketball is one of the most
popular and .widely viewed sports in the
3. In 1891, Dr. James Naismith
made Basketball. Dr. James is
P.E teacher in U.S. The
reason why Dr. James made
Basketball is He wanted to
make inside-sports that is like
The first Basketball game did in
January 20, 1892. They were
using soccer ball then.
Dr. James Naismith
Woman’s Basketball in 1902
5. Steve Nash
He is Canadian Basketball player who plays
point guard for the Phoenix Suns of the National
Basketball Association (NBA).
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a professional basketball league, composed of thirty teams in North America (twenty-nine in the United States and one in Canada). It is an active member of USA Basketball (USAB), which is recognized by the International Basketball Federation as the National Governing Body (NGB) for basketball in the United States. The NBA is one of the four major North American professional sports leagues, which include Major League Baseball (MLB), the National Football League (NFL), and the National Hockey League (NHL).