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For the original defunct Denver Nuggets, see Denver Nuggets (original). The Denver Nuggets are a professional basketball team based in Denver, Colorado. The Nuggets play in the Northwest Division of the Western Conference in the National Basketball A
Basketball is a sport, generally played by two teams of five players on a rectangular court. The objective is to shoot a ball through a hoop 18 inches (46 cm) in diameter and mounted at a height of 10 feet (3. 048 m) to backboards at each end of the
Usually, there are two main reasons why basketball players wipe their shoes. Most of the time, the players are trying to wipe the dust off their shoes and to put some of the moisture from their hands onto them, resulting in the shoes having a better
First at that age you will almost exclusively face zone defenses. So while it is great to have a guy that can break defenses down, passing is the bigger key on offense. By that age players should be able to make a variety of types of passes, if they
The answer to all questions regards the "jump stop". Here is a summary of the traveling rule, which includes this concept: 1. A player who catches the ball with both feet on the floor may pivot, using either foot
I was called for a travel in just a pick up game a couple months ago. I was also reading on Wikipedia information about the travel rule about the situation and it seems that there are conflicting rules. There are 3 scenarios I need to consider
As promised, I'm trying to make some of the documentation I'm working on available while it's still in progress. .
Basketball is one of two sports where you may initially declare/be eligible for the draft but return to college (The other being baseball, which does not require players to declare and therefore players have not taken any action to reduce their eligi
I found an article at RPIRatings. com that has a list of college basketball teams that have played each other 4 or more times in one season. It is not a comprehensive list, but it is still pretty impressive as it has data going back as far as 1906
I don't see anything more specific than Ben Miller's comments on bobbleheads. However, I would note that the Original Celtics were active in New York (not Boston) in the 1920s, and they were a very showman-like - even circus-like - team; basically a