History Of Basketball

21/06/2017,   has blogged 13  posts

Basketball History: Origin of the Sport In contrast to other sports, basketball has a clear origin. It is not the evolution from an ancient game or another sport and the inventor is well known: Dr. James Naismith. Naismith was born in 1861 in Ramsay township, Ontario, Canada. He graduated as a physician at McGill University in …

The long and short of basketball shorts

07/04/2017,   has blogged 13  posts

NBA Hall of Famer George Gervin’s shorts in 1979 were typical of the era. Fellow Hall of Famer and fashion plate Walt Frazier once told GQ Style Editor Mark Anthony that NBA players are perfect models because they are more stylish than other athletes and because they’re tall and slim.