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Basketball Directory

Basketball is one of the most popular and widely viewed sports in the world. Basketball is team sport. The brief out line of basketball is it is a game played with a pumped round ball between two teams of five players each on a rectangular court. In professional or minor competition basketball is usually played indoors, but it does not need to be. Each team tries to score by shooting the ball through the other team's goal at each end of the court, above their heads. The goal is a round hoop and net called a basket. The team scoring the most such throws, through field goals or foul shots, wins the game. Through the time, basketball has developed to involve many common techniques of shooting, passing and dribbling, as well as players' positions, and offensive and defensive structures. Typically, the tallest members of a team will play center or one of two forward positions, while shorter players or those who possess the best ball handling skills and speed.

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International Basketball Federation

Official website including press releases, rules and promotions, results, and events.

John Havlicek

An information resource for Havlicek's NBA career, accomplishments, family and community ties.Recognized as one of the greatest basketball players of all time, he has also given back to the community with his wife Beth and children Jill and Chris. More Details

National Basketball Association

Gives information about team news, player profiles, schedule, standings, statistics, and ticket information.

Offers news, blogs, photos, scouting reports, rankings and prospective international recruits.

USA Basketball

Provides Information about the US National Men and Women.

Offers photos, videos, and statistics, scores, team information and player profiles.

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