History of basketball
A Historical timeline
Abner doubleday invented the game known as basketball in cooperstown, new york, during the summer of 1839.
The game of basketball as it is known today was created by Dr. james naismith in 1891
The game had spread to colleges across the country, including wellesley, vassar, and bryn mawr.
The first intercollegiate women's game was on april 4, 1896.
It has produced basketball since that time and has produced the NBA'S official game ball since 1983
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