Basketball during December !891 by Dr.James Naismith to condition young athletes during cold months in a YMCA International Training School in Springfield, Massachusetts.
The First Recorded basketball game of college was when Hamline University faced off against Minnesota A&M
The ABA was founded in 1967 as an alternative to the NBA
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