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Understanding the Basic of Basketball

Understanding the Basic of Basketball

Basketball is one of the most popular and widely viewed sports in the world. It is a game played on a rectangular court by five players of two teams. The objective of the game is to shoot a ball through a highly mounted backboard at each end with a hoop of 18 inches (46 cm) […]

Travelling Violation and How to Avoid...

Travelling Violation and How to Avoid it

One of the first things you need to avoid when playing basketball is a traveling foul. If you find it hard to avoid this violation, then it would be difficult for you to become a competitive basketball player. Although the rules of the game are just basic, it may take a while for you determine […]

Teamwork and Its Importance in Basket...

Teamwork and Its Importance in Basketball

It is really a common knowledge that basketball game is now internationally known. This ball game now actually has an association that professionally supports the game. With each score in a basket, points will be awarded to a certain team. The team with the highest accumulated points at the end of the game will be […]

Playing the Power Forward Position

Playing the Power Forward Position

Holding the power forward position in basketball would require one to have both size and strength. Power forwards usually play close to the basket and must have a good rebounding skill in order to score effectively and efficiently in his area. More often than not, the tallest players are the ones who are assigned in […]

Learning the Basics of Becoming an Am...

Learning the Basics of Becoming an Ambidextrous Basketball Player

The ability to utilize both hands in a sport like basketball is the most valuable skill for any player. It is a fact that players who are ambidextrous are considered threats in both offense and defense in the game of basketball. Note that you don’t have to be an ambidextrous writer in order to have […]

Effective Tips on How to Become a Goo...

Effective Tips on How to Become a Good Shooter in Basketball

Aside from dunking, shooting is also an important part of basketball. Everyone who loves the basketball sport definitely like to watch how Stephen Curry and Ray Allen moved and draw off their shots on the basketball court. If you are one of those basketball players who want to become a better shooter, you need to […]

Common Techniques and Practices Appli...

Common Techniques and Practices Applied on Basketball

To be effective in basketball, players usually applied the common techniques and practices needed in such game. And here are the common points every player or team must closely observed: Positions Positions of players on the game are actually not a part of the game’s rule, but these are just observed as part of the […]

Basketball: How it Originates

Basketball: How it Originates

During the long New England winter of December 1891, Dr. James Naismith, a professor in physical education and an instructor in International Young Men’s Christian Association Training School in Springfield, Massachusetts tried to keep his gym class active on that cold weather. He seeks for an indoor game that can enhance his students’ health and […]

Basketball: How it Influence and Moti...

Basketball: How it Influence and Motivates Friendship

Like any other sport, basketball can be an important part on the development and growth of a child. It can be played at any age both boys and girls all over the world. This can be organized for kid’s team as early as they reached the age of 6 or 7. This ball game encourage […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Basketbal...

A Beginner’s Guide to Basketball

Basketball is among the most popular sports in the world. But, if you are not a fan of sports or you’re from a country where basketball is not the most celebrated sport, you might find playing the sport hard; which why you may need to learn some tips and steps for beginners. Steps in Playing […]