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History of Basketball


These links give you a good overview of the history of basketball and its context to social studies.

Women's Basketball Hall of Fame
Learn more about the great women players of the past!

Hooptown U.S.A.
This is the official site of the men's basketball hall of fame. Learn more about the greats of the past!

Dr. James Naismith
Find out more about the man who invented basketball, including his coaching days at the University of Kansas.

Former NBA Greats
Find out more about these great players from yesteryear. Some of them have just recently retired.

Association for Professional Basketball Research
This site has an incredible amount of detail on just about every basketball league ever, from its beginning to its end or to the present. Don't miss the huge collection of team logos!

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