James Naismith


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Noun1.James Naismith - United States educator (born in Canada) who invented the game of basketball (1861-1939)James Naismith - United States educator (born in Canada) who invented the game of basketball (1861-1939)
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Which US five-a-side court game was invented by James Naismith? A Basketball B Baseball C Ice hockey D Polo 4.
Canadian James Naismith invented basketball in the US in 1891, nailing two peach baskets to a balcony and playing with a 'soccer' ball, and women immediately got involved, some bringing in zones and cutting out dribbling to try and keep everything respectable.
This year will mark the 18th staging of the tournament in China with a record 32 national teams competing for the James Naismith Trophy.
It has been 128 years since Canadian James Naismith invented the game of basketball and in the time the NBA championship had never crossed the border and returned 'home'.
THE popularity of basketball has inspired Filipinos, young and old alike, to pursue the sport invented by James Naismith with passion.
James Naismith invented basketball in 1891; Hank Luisetti reinvented it in 1936.
Which five-a-side court game was invented in the United States by James Naismith? 3.
James Naismith, a Canadian American in the year 1891 and the first game was played at Massachusetts on 21 December in the same year.
Three time national winners, the Kansas Jayhawks, whose first basketball coach was James Naismith, the game's inventor, outlasted four time titlists Duke University Blue Devils 85-81 in overtime in the Midwest Regional Final in Omaha.
The founding countries were Argentina, Czechoslovakia, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Portugal, Romania, and Switzerland with James Naismith, founder of basketball, as their honourary president.
DID YOU KNOW THAT James Naismith, the inventor of basketball, was a graduate of the Presbyterian College, Montreal?