Basketball. By Alex Shelby. The History. Dr. James Naismith invented the game in 1891. He was trying to find something that would keep his P.E class at the Y.M.C.A busy during the long new england winters. He got two peach baskets and nailed them to the wall 10 feet above the ground.
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By Alex Shelby
Basketball has grown to be one of the most popular games in the United States and it is also gaining popularity all over the world.
In Europe it is becoming one of the most popular sports behind football. Some of the Best players in the NBA today are from other countries. Most notably Dirk Nowitzki, Manu Ginobli, and Yao Ming.