Basketball articles on Wikipedia
Basketball is a non-contact sport played on a rectangular court. While most often played as a team sport with five players on each side, three-on-three
May 26th 2017

College basketball
The history of basketball is traced back to a YMCA International Training School, known today as Springfield-CollegeSpringfield College, located in Springfield, Massachusetts
May 25th 2017

Wheelchair basketball
Wheelchair basketball is basketball played by people with varying physical disabilities that disqualify them from playing an able-bodied sport. These include
May 26th 2017

Outline of basketball
following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to basketball: Basketball – ball game and team sport in which two teams of five players try
May 26th 2017

Women's basketball
Women's basketball is one of the few[citation needed] women's sports that developed in tandem with its men's counterpart. It became popular, spreading
May 9th 2017

Basketball (ball)
A basketball is a spherical inflated ball used in basketball games. Basketballs typically range in size from very small promotional items only a few inches
May 27th 2017

First Federal Basketball League
First Federal Basketball League (Serbo-Croatian: Prva savezna kosarkaska liga) was the name of the top-tier level professional basketball league that was
Apr 24th 2017

Euroleague Basketball
Euroleague Basketball S.L. is the private company that runs and operates the top two continental-wide men's professional club basketball competitions
Jan 15th 2017

Basketball Bundesliga
The Basketball Bundesliga (BBL) (English language: Federal Basketball League), for sponsorship reasons named easyCredit BBL, is the highest level league
May 22nd 2017

Basketball positions
The five basketball positions normally employed by organized basketball teams are the point guard (PG or 1), the shooting guard (SG or 2), the small forward
May 22nd 2017

Basketball court
In basketball, the basketball court is the playing surface, consisting of a rectangular floor with tiles at either end. In professional or organized basketball
May 13th 2017

Kuroko's Basketball
Kuroko's-BasketballKuroko's Basketball, known in Japan as Kuroko no Basket (黒子のバスケ?), is a Japanese sports manga series written and illustrated by Tadatoshi Fujimaki. The
May 15th 2017

Russian Basketball Super League 1
Russian-Basketball-Super-League-1Russian Basketball Super League 1, or Russian-Basketball-Super-Liga-1Russian Basketball Super Liga 1, (Russian: Баскетбольная Cуперлига 1), formerly known as the Russian Basketball Super
May 4th 2017

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
Hall The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is an American history museum and hall of fame, located at 1000 Hall of Fame Avenue in Springfield, Massachusetts
Apr 24th 2017

Malaysia National Basketball League
The Malaysia National Basketball League (Petronas-Molten Malaysia National Basketball League for sponsorship reason), often abbreviated to the MNBL, is
Apr 8th 2017

Basketball Australia
Australia Basketball Australia is the governing and controlling body of basketball in Australia, responsible for the development and promotion of the sport at all
Mar 22nd 2017

List of basketball leagues
current and defunct basketball leagues. FIBA Africa Clubs Champions Cup National Leagues  Algeria ABC Super DivisionAlgerian Basketball Championship Super
May 13th 2017

Israeli Basketball Premier League
Basketball Premier League, is the top-tier level league of professional competition in Israeli club basketball, making it Israel's primary basketball
May 27th 2017

Czechoslovak Basketball League
The Czechoslovak Basketball League (abbreviation CSBL) was the highest level professional club basketball competition for men in Czechoslovakia. Its successor
May 4th 2017

Basketball England
England Basketball England (BE, former: England-BasketballEngland Basketball) is the governing body of the sport of basketball for England. The organisation operates the English
May 23rd 2016

History of basketball
The history of basketball began with its invention in 1891 in Springfield, Massachusetts by Canadian physical education instructor James Naismith as a
Apr 3rd 2017

College Basketball on NBC
College Basketball on NBC is the branding used for broadcasts of NCAA Division I men's college basketball games formerly produced by NBC Sports, the sports
Feb 25th 2017

USA Basketball
USA Basketball (USAB) is a non-profit organization and the governing body for basketball in the United States. The organization represents the United States
May 2nd 2017

Canada Basketball
Canada-BasketballCanada Basketball (CB) is a non-profit organization and the governing body for basketball in Canada. This national federation was founded in 1923. The
Feb 5th 2017

Official (basketball)
In basketball, an official (also known as a Referee) is a person who has the responsibility to enforce the rules and maintain the order of the game. The
May 12th 2017

Basketball at the Summer Olympics
Basketball at the Summer Olympics has been a sport for men consistently since 1936. Prior to its inclusion as a medal sport, basketball was held as a
May 26th 2017

Love & Basketball
Love & Basketball is a 2000 American romantic drama film starring Sanaa Lathan and Epps Omar Epps. The film tells the story of Quincy McCall (Epps) and Monica
May 26th 2017

UCLA Bruins men's basketball
UCLA-Bruins">The UCLA Bruins men's basketball program represents the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in men's college basketball. Established in 1919,
May 16th 2017

Backboard (basketball)
A backboard is a piece of basketball equipment. It is a raised vertical board with a basket attached. It is made of a flat, rigid piece of, often Plexiglas
Mar 1st 2017

LSU Tigers basketball
The LSU Tigers basketball team represents Louisiana State University in NCAA Division I men's college basketball. The Tigers are currently coached by
May 20th 2017

Basketball in the Philippines
Basketball is the most popular sport in the Philippines, played on both the amateur and professional levels. Basketball, which was invented at a YMCA
May 18th 2017

Point (basketball)
Points in basketball are used to keep track of the score in a game. Points can be accumulated by making field goals (two or three points) or free throws
May 26th 2017

Cyprus Basketball Division A
Cypriot-Basketball-Division-A">The Cypriot Basketball Division A is currently the top-tier level men's professional basketball competition of the Cypriot basketball league system. It
May 12th 2017

EuroLeague Basketball Legend Award
EuroLeague-Basketball-Legend-Award">The EuroLeague Basketball Legend Award is an award that is given by the Euroleague Basketball Company, the organizer of the EuroLeague, which is the top-tier
May 24th 2017

Ukrainian Basketball SuperLeague
The Ukrainian Basketball SuperLeague is the first-tier level of professional basketball league in Ukraine. Eleven teams play in the 2016–17 season
May 19th 2017

Basketball at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Basketball at the 2012 Summer Olympics was held from 28 July to 12 August 2012. The preliminary matches and the women's quarterfinal matches were played
Mar 24th 2017

United States men's national basketball team
The USA Basketball Men's Senior National Team, commonly known as the United States Men's National Basketball Team, represents the United States in international
May 19th 2017

Coach (basketball)
Basketball coaching is the act of directing and strategizing the behaviour of a basketball team or individual basketball player. Basketball coaching typically
May 25th 2017

Basketball Federation of Kosovo
Kosova) is the governing body of basketball in Kosovo. It organizes the Kosovo Basketball Superleague and the Kosovo Basketball Cup. It has also fielded a team
Apr 9th 2017

Österreichische Basketball Bundesliga
Osterreichische Basketball Bundesliga (OBL) (in English: Austrian-Basketball-LeagueAustrian Basketball League (ABL)) is the top men's professional basketball league in Austria
Apr 3rd 2017

American Basketball Association
The original American Basketball Association (ABA) was a major-league professional basketball league founded in 1967. The ABA ceased to exist with the
May 5th 2017

Variations of basketball
Variations of basketball are games or activities based on, or similar in origin, to the game of basketball, in which the player utilizes common basketball skills
May 16th 2017

Traveling (basketball)
In basketball, traveling is a violation of the rules that occurs when a player holding the ball moves one or both of their feet illegally. Most commonly
Apr 30th 2017

Wheelchair Basketball World Championship
The IWBF World Wheelchair Basketball Championship is an international wheelchair basketball competition contested by the men's and the women's national
May 4th 2017

Kazakhstan Basketball Championship
Kazakhstan-Basketball-Championship">The Kazakhstan Basketball Championship (Russian: Чемпионата Казахстана по баскетболу) is the highest professional basketball league in Kazakhstan, it
Mar 31st 2017

Somalia national basketball team
Somalia The Somalia national basketball team is the national basketball team of Somalia. It is a member of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and is
Apr 30th 2017

European professional club basketball system
club basketball system or European professional club basketball pyramid is a series of interconnected competitions for professional basketball clubs
Feb 21st 2017

Switzerland national basketball team
The Swiss national basketball team is the basketball side that represents Switzerland in international competitions. It is governed by the Federation
May 25th 2017

Syracuse Orange men's basketball
The-Syracuse-OrangeThe Syracuse Orange men's basketball program is an intercollegiate men's basketball team representing Syracuse University. The program is classified in
May 13th 2017

Brazil national basketball team
Brazil national basketball team represents Brazil in FIBA's basketball competitions. The team is governed by the Brazilian Basketball Confederation (Portuguese:
May 25th 2017

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