Category: Sports

Best Outdoor Basketball

How do you find the Best Basketball Ball? What makes a good outdoor basketball good? What features and questions should you ask before buying an outdoor basketball? Choosing a good quality basketball is important, especially if you find yourself playing the game of basketball outdoors. Most courts are made of concrete or just tarmac, and

The Fundamental Skills of Basketball

To get better skills in basketball players need to first understand and master the basics of the game. In basketball, there are 6 different fundamental skill areas that players should concentrate on in training. Dribbling Dribbling the basketball is done to move the ball around only when a passing isn’t a better option and a

Evolution of the Basketball Hoop

Basketball has been around for more than 100 years, and while even within the past 30 years the game has gone through major changes, what’s really impressive is how much the actual equipment has changed since the game was first invented, in particular how far the hoop has come. The original basketball hoop was just

The Role of the Assistant Basketball Coach

“The best executive is the one who has enough sense to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.” Theodore Roosevelt The role of the assistant coach will vary program-to-program. However there are several qualities that must carry-over from program-to-program. These

Best Places to Practice Basketball

If there’s one question I get asked over and over, all the time really, it’s this: Where should I practice basketball? That’s a tricky question for several reasons that I will get into later in the article. For now, I will just say that its something that needs to be talked about because it is

A Short History of Basketball

Basketball is a popular sport and has taken the worlds by storm because of its athletic nature. Everyone can hoop against a wall and practice alone or with a small group of friends. Basketball was originally invented by Canadian coach named Dr James Naismith. He was asked to create an activity to entertain trainees the

The Benefits of Summer Basketball Camps

Summer basketball camps are one the best places for our young aspiring athletes to improve on their basketball skills, gain a better understanding of the sport and an even greater appreciation of the good moral values that comes with the sport. Basketball camps are also a great way to introduce all the new comers to

Sports Comparison – Tennis and Basketball

Can we describe the differences and the similarities between such different sports like tennis and basketball? This question seems a little unbelievably but I will try to make such comparison and we will see what will be the result. In my opinion the similarities between these two sports are easier to point out – and