Shoot the Ball into the Basket
Basketball is established in the year 1891 by Springfield college physical education professor Dr. James Naismith. Basketball is played in rectangular coach between two teams each team contain 5 players. The basketball game is both indoor and outdoor game. Basketball is played by shooting the ball into the basket. The main requirement of playing Basketball is basketball ball and basketball basket. The winner is decided by the most goals scored by the team. Bouncing the Basketball ball in to the basket is called goal. The first player is known as point guard who is fastest player among the team and control the basketball ball. The second player is known as shooting guard mainly long ranged player and guards the opponents. The third player is known as small forward plays actively and score points. The fourth player known as power forward often plays with their back to the basket. The fifth player is called as centre uses height and size to score the points and also protect the ball from the opponent team. The basketball ball is made up of rubber and wrapped in the layers of fiber. It is either covered with leather, rubber and synthetic material. The basketball court is rectangular court made up of tiles at the end. The professionally organized basketball game that is played in indoor is officially made up of wood or maple. Basketball basket is vertical board where a basket is attached. A backboard is attached to the basket. A backboard is the scoring board which displays the score of each team.
The common technique used in playing basketball is shooting, rebounding, passing, dribbling and blocking. Shooting is the process of throwing the ball into the basket. Rebounding is the process gaining a possession of missing goal. Passing is the process of changing the ball place from one player to another without giving it to the opponent team. Dribbling is the process of bouncing the ball with one hand continuously and shooting it into the basket. Blocking is the process of touching the ball and blocking it from the opponent team players. The illegal act of the player to the opposite team is called the personal foul. The player who is not following the rules and regulation of the game is called a technical foul. The more the technical and personal foul of a team disqualified and the opposite team wins the game.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the men’s basketball professional game held in North America. In National Basketball Association there are 11 teams in 1946 and now it is extended to 30 teams. Each team is divided into five countries by the association. At the end of the league the winning team is rewarded with a trophy which is coated with gold. There are more viewers to watch the league hence the ticket for the match is high in price. Media play a vital role and updates current news. Fantasy basketball was introduced to be played by enabling an internet connection. The basketball game is popular even in online. Basketball thus becomes popular among people around the world.