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A brief history of the NBA

Being one of North America's greatest gifts to international sport, the game of basketball has attained international popularity in little more than a century since its creation. Conceived by Canadian physical education professor James Naismith in 1892 from little more than a soccer ball and two mounted peach baskets, it has gone on to worldwide acclaim to due its simplicity and ease of access for anyone from any socioeconomic group. The professional league that has become the aspiration of Read more [...]