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Olympics Basketball

Parent Category: Summer Olympic Games
Questions regarding the Olympic sport of basketball including questions about the 1992 American Dream Team and the 2008 Redeem Team.
No. Basketball is played at the summer olympics.
The Olympic Games are around 14 to 16 days, depending if it is the Summer Olympics or the Winter Olympics.
  == Answer ==   It doesn't stand for anything...stop watching Nickolodeon commercials...on second thought just stop watching Nickelodeon.
On a football field, the section behind the goal posts are called  the end sections. On a basketball court, what is the section behind  the basketball goals called?    HDC
1984 games in LA 1992 games in Barcelona
Women's basketball debuted at the 1976 Summer Games in Montreal.
NBA players first Olympics was the 1992 Summer Games in Barcelona and NHL players first Olympics was the 1998 Winter Games in Nagano.
1946 - New York Vs Toronto was the first ever NBA game played at Maple Leafs Gardens
A college basketball court is usually 84 feet long. This is also  the usual length of a high school court as well. A pro court is 94  feet in length.
well u suck a bobie first then u shove it up ur bum and that is the main rule
i am will and the answer is they have to train really hardThe right answer is they train for 10 months and then go to where it is being held and train for another month.
  The 1992 Men's Olympic basketball team, marketed as the 'Dream Team'.
Magic Earvin Johnson   * High School Championship with Lansing Everett High School   * Won a college national title with Michigan Stae University in 1979   * NBA Championships with the Los Angelos Lakers 1980-82-85-87-88   * Gold Medal in 1992 Barcelona Olympics     Jerry Lucas...
FIBA is a French acronym which stands for 'Federation Internationale de Basketball Amateur'. In English, this is 'International Basketball Federation'.
i think that the players can get up 2 about 5 fouls before being asked 2 leave the court
There is simply just not enough interest. All woman's sports sports never get as nearly enough attention as mens sports. Video game developers do not wan't to waste money on making a game that will barely sell.
According to NBA Rule 1, Section B, Article 5:   "Each basket ring shall be securely attached to the backboard with its upper edge 10 feet above and parallel to the floor and equidistant from the vertical edges of the board."   The upper edge of the ring is 10 feet above the floor. The net...
  FINAL 2004 OLYMPICS BASKETBALL RESULTS / Aug 29 Gold: Argentina Silver: Italy Bronze: United States 4th: Lithuania 5th: Greece 6th: Puerto Rico 7th: Spain 8th: China 9th: Australia 10th: New Zealand 11th: Serbia & Montenegro 12th: Angola
Carmelo Anthony, Tayshaun Prince, Chris Paul, Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant, Dwayne Wade, Michael Redd, Deron Williams, Lebron James, Carlos Boozer, and Jason Kidd. aka "The Redeem Team"
First basketball competition was played in the demonstration Olympics in 1904. However, this competition was entirely U.S. teams. The first international Olympics basketball tournament was held in 1936 in Berlin, Germany.
You need to run fast and you also need to be good in accuracy and aiming
== Answer ==   PG - Magic Johnson   SG - Michael Jordan   SF - Larry Bird   PF - Karl Malone   C - Patrick Ewing
I am not sure but i think her last name is miller i think
Answer . About $8.00 for the whole set.
The first female basketball player was Teresa Edwards.
In 2012, there will be twelve teams for men's basketball in the olympics. There will be twelve women's teams in the 2012 olympics, all competing for the gold medal.
Team U.S.A They carry all the superstars you would ever need
Philippines, 5th place (1936 Berlin Olympics)
make plays for everybody on his or her team
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the main rule is the game starts with a centre draw and then it whoever get the ball inti the goal blocked by the oppostion goalkeeper. A centre draw is done whenever a goal is scored. and the game startes with a faceoff peniltes are: cross checking,cress vialation,slash,check without possition...
no there isn't zakumi's dream team on ps3 its only for the WII
Teresa Edwards has competed in five Olympic Games for the United States women's basketball team. She won gold in 1984, 1988, 1996, and 2000 and bronze in 1992.     probably 6 or so. in my opinion 7 minutes is the lowest respectable time for an athlete's mile  
  I've got a basketball signed by the entire dream team. current view is worth about $5,000.
  == Answer ==   Nagano, Japan
Dwyane WadeWade led the 2008 USA Men's Olympic Team, also known as the Redeem Team, in scoring.*Note: Wade came off the bench.
He was number 9. He was always 9 in the Olympics
A knockdown is scored when your opponent touches a knee to the canvas.   Answer   A knockdown occurs when one boxer lands a punch that causes the opponent to fall, or at the very least touch a glove, on the canvas.
A very tough choice. Most likely, simply due to the athleticism and the amount of superstars that are used to taking clutch shots, the 2008 Redeem Team would win.
Only 1 company had the licenses to make his Olympic card. It was made by the Star Company. The range anywhere from a few $100 to over thousand. Beware of fake ones with no trademarks on them. Or one that has Missing Link Production on the back. Those are counterfeit cards people try to sell on eBay...
11/18/2012....one just sold on Ebay for $200 plus $25 shipping. It is the "life size" cardboard standup available from Kraft.
Not much as people have produced replica sets. Can purchase a full set on ebay for around $30
13 Gold Medal - 1 Silver Medal (Refused to take) - 2 Bronze Medal in 16 Appereances.
Becaus he dos not know wat Fiba stsnds for?
Emeka Okafor was born on September 28, 1982.
no basketball is not presently an Olympic sport today
The men's gold medal was won by Argentina and the women's gold medal was won by the United States.
Earvin "Magic" Johnson.. Big Ten Conference Official Athletic Site Jul 16, 2008 ... Former Michiga n State standout Earvin "Magic" Johnson was a member of the U.S. gold-winning basketball team at the 1992 Summer Olympics in ... . http://bigten.cstv.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel...
An exhibition match was played at the 1904 Olympics, but basketball did not become an official part of the games until 1936. Answer August 1936
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team has won 16 medals (13 gold, 1 silver, 2 bronze).
Yes, Google the Dream Team. Good example of a decent Olympic Team.Yes, American style basketball is one of the ports in the summer olympics.
Because they need backup teams and there is two teams in every country that they can play against.
i think i have the same plaque.. if there was only 10,000 of them made it if the same once i have and i also would like to know how to figure out the value of this item.the cards look kind of cartoonish?!
The first basketball games in the Olympics were played on August 7, 1936 at the Summer Games in Berlin.
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how many men &women teams have played in the Olympics & got a gold medal
That was the United States. France won the silver and Lithuania won the bronze.
Dribbling Shooting Defence stealing blocking passing
Earvin "magic" Johnson, Jerry Lucas, Quinn Buckner
That would be United States. United States lost to Puerto Rico 73 - 92, to Lithuania 90 - 94 in the preliminary round, and to Argentina 81 - 89 in the semifinal. After that unsuccessful match, United States basketball team defeated Lithuanian basketball team 104 - 96 and assumed bronze medal.
FIBA, the international basketball governing body, did not allow NBA players to participate in the Olympics until the 1992 Games in Barcelona. U.S Olympic basketball teams, prior to the 1992 Games, were made up of college players only.