Basketball has gone a long way since its discovery in the year 1891 by James Naismith. Its discovery encouraged several basketball matches and the first official basketball match was at Springfield, Massachusetts YMCA Training School.
In 1894, University of Chicago played the first college basketball game, then the first inter-collegiate game followed in 1895. In this event, Minnesota State School defeated the Porkers of Hamline College. In 1936, basketball was acknowledged as an Olympic game and was played at the Berlin Games. The first Men’s College Basketball Championship happened in 1939 and it was won by the University of Oregon basketball legends .
Basketball is so famed that its players like Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Oscar Robertson, Dennis Rodman, Koby Briant and the rest of the players became instantly famous as well. Basketball legends like Wilt Chamberlain, Earl ‘Goat’ Manigault, Pete Maravich, Drazen Petrovic, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Julius ‘Dr. J’ Erving, will forever linger in the minds of basketball enthusiasts. They will always serve as an inspiration in the hearts of amateurs, wannabes and professional players.
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