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Olympics Basketball

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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.
when it was made you got that i don't study when something was built just watch the game and move on in life jezz
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1965 Bill Bradley* Princeton 87 pts, 24 reb. It seems it was Bill Bradley who was Final Four MVP in 1965 but Princeton did not win the Championship.
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A boatload of players have done this in the NBA and in college. Wilt Chamberlain had 100 points in an NBA game, David Robinson, Elgin Baylor, Michael Jordan, David Thompson, George Gervin and many more. In college, Bevo Francis, Frank Selvy, Paul Arizin, Bill Mlkvy, Kevin Bradshaw, Austin Carr, Eddi…
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There is about as good of a chance as you making it if you practiced for a long time. I know a friend of mine who had almost never touched a basketball in their life, was a very good athlete, and made the team. Whether or not you are selected for the team after trying out will depend upon …
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1936 for men, in Berlin, Germany.
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Dimensions of Basketball CourtsNBA 10 ft collage 10 ft high school 8 ft
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Countries Participating in the 2004 Olympics There were 202 countries competing in Athens: Afghanistan (suspended in 2000) Albania Algeria American Samoa Andorra Angola Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Ben…
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Irish Athletes at Olympic Games Ireland competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens under the IOC country code IRL. It was the 18th appearance of the European nation, which made its debut in 1924. Ireland's Olympic campaign for the 2004 Games was dogged with controversy from the start, wi…
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At the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games the age requirement was only 14 years old. Many young 14 year old athletes competed in the games.
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10,651 athletes (6,582 men, 4,069 women) from 199 nations competed in the 2000 Games in Sydney.
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A pick is when an offensive player without the ball stands still and acts as a wall in order to prevent a defensive player from being able to follow an offensive player with the ball, or to allow the offensive player with the ball to have a second or so of time open, allowing him to take a s…
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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,go…
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An exhibition match was played at the 1904 Olympics, but basketball did not become an official part of the games until 1936. August 1936
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Dribbling Shooting Defence stealing blocking passing
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MoneyThere are many differences in the nba and college games. The main one being the collegiate athletes do not get paid per se in cash. Thay get paid via education and all the opportunities that it brings. Other differences are there to but that's the most notice and talked about one.College: 20mi…
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1890s - invented by James nesmith
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In most places, no you do not. Most countries do pay a bonus award to athletes that win medals, even the US.
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Answer Yes, over the last 20 years or so more and more professional sports have been included, and nowadays all competitors except boxers are professional. Baseball and men's soccer also are not professional
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Answer michele jodan
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Answer Teresa Edwards made her 4th olympic appearance in 1996 she had a hard time getting there but she wanted the whole world to know that a woman can dribble a ball just a well as a man could. Even though, she is not first, Lisa Leslie is worth mentioning whe you talk about 4 Olympics GOLDS.
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how much is a 91-92 Michael Jordan us olympic nba hoops basketball card
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Answer This item is virtually worthless in the world of collectibles and is worth a few dollars.
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  You play basketball by starting off with a basketball. You then wait for the clock to start the game. You then try to keep the ball on your side. You have to keep your eye on the players and be hopefull that you make the shot. Now you only have two fifteen min halves and five min to re…
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United States has won 13 gold medals in men's competition and 7 gold in women's.
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Your jumpshot,A jumpshot is the most important skill in basketball.Good form,Good release. Second is your dribbling and ball security,Theres no offense if you cant hold onto the ball.And lastly stealing and blocking.Good defines,Leads to easy offense.I hope thats what you were looking for.
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it was played when you had to make a ball into hoop
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Yes you will need to because you don't want to have to handle all of these offers.
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A college degree in choreography is needed. To enter I'm sure you need a background as a dancer of some sort (you can't just enter without any experience)
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Yes, it is an Olympic sport.
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The history of basketball starts in 1891, when Dr. James Naismith, an instructor at the Springfield Young Men's Christian Association Training School, created the game so that his students wouldn't become bored through the long and frozen winter. Naismith nailed two peach baskets to the balcony insi…
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The Olympic Games are around 14 to 16 days, depending if it is the Summer Olympics or the Winter Olympics.
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1946 - New York Vs Toronto was the first ever NBA game played at Maple Leafs Gardens
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well u suck a bobie first then u shove it up ur bum and that is the main rule
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Answer PG - Magic Johnson SG - Michael Jordan SF - Larry Bird PF - Karl Malone C - Patrick Ewing
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The first female basketball player was Teresa Edwards.
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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.
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A knockdown is scored when your opponent touches a knee to the canvas. 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.
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Answer Barkley was originally cut from the 1984 Olympic squad that then compromised of college players. It is later learned that during the initail trials that Jordan and Barkley got to know each other and became fast friends lasting until now. He later then was named to the 'Dream Team' in 1992 …
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the first in Australia was in Adelaide in the early 1900.the first real game was at Melbourne in 1905
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In basketball, you have one basketball, and five players from each team out on the court at once. Two players (usually tall players) will do the jump. he jump is where the ref holds the ball in the middle of the two players, and throws it up, and the players try to pass the ball to one of their team…
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America, Argentina, Spain and some other places. go on fiba and look at the top 10 international teams. Another factor to consider is that if a sport is played in the Olympics, many nations play the sport.
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Ashley harding record is 77 ft
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Answer 10 Players 13 - Dave Twardzik, G, 1976-80 14 - Lionel Hollins, G, 1975-80 15 - Larry Steele, G, 1971-80 20 - Maurice Lucas, F, 1976-80, 1987-88 22 - Clyde Drexler, G, 1983-95 30 - Bob Gross, F, 1975-82 30 - Terry Porter, G, 1985-95 32 - Bill Walton, C, 1974-79 36 - Lloyd Neal, F/C, 1972-7…
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The highest score ever recorded was 186 points in the 60s or 70s (can't remember). And the other tem scored 184.
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Basketball is played because... I don't know check somewhere else people i am sorry
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The 4 main rules of Basketball are:Walking or travellingDouble dribbling or Over handing the ball (carrying).Fouling (Hacking, charges, pushing off, holding and Goal tending).Technical Foul (arguing, cursing and intentional fouls).
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1.able to run or walk 2.able to dribble ball 3.able to listen and follow rules 4.able to know and use the correct way to throw a ball
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In 1932 in Berlin games
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the game of basketball is played on a court divided into two halfs with a basketball hoop on each end. On ech end of the court there is a three point line to shoot behind, a freethrow line to shoot free throws on and a lane where you can only stand in for three seconds.
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In one game at one time, there can only be 10 people on the court, 5 from each team. There can be 12 active players on each roster, which means there could be 24 people total that could play in a basketball game. not yet answered
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Jackie Robinson played for the Chicago hawks.
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mr. christopher foster started basketball in the bahamas.
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Referees.
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Skills required to play basketball are dribbling, shooting, passing, running, ball handling, and moving on defense.
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Knicks
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you need to have love for the game and confedence for your teem mates.
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Basketball's first appearance at the Olympics was the 1936 Games in Berlin, Germany.
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5 fouls is when a basketball player will be kicked out of a basketball game due to fouling out.
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Actually, the best Trail Blazers player has been mathimatically proven to be LaMarcus Aldridge. Aldridge is racking 27.5 ppg Brandon Roy is racking 23.4 ppg Rudy Fernandez of Spain is also in the running with 17.8 ppg The Trail Blazers are looking closely to the number 8 spot in the Western Conf…
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yes they are the best team in nba. i don't like the lakers. i think lebron James better than Kobe whatever his nsme is. hahahahahah lakers are not better than the cavaliers
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Because girls are way too easy and early. You can't stop the players, nor can you stop other girls from being easy. But if you want a guy committed to you alone, date without sex. Tell him up front you want to be friends first and if he can't handle that, say goodbye. Do not let a guy guilt you into…
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There are no "main" officials. Every official is needed for one game or another. There are more seasoned officials like Dick Bavetta and Joe Crawford, though. Their duties are to call the game and make sure all fouls are called correctly.
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The 1992 USA Olympic basketball team won their 8 games by a total of 350 points, an average of 43.75 points per game. 1) USA 116, Angola 48 - qualifying round 2) USA 103, Croatia 70 - qualifying round 3) USA 111, Germany 68 - qualifying round 4) USA 127, Brazil 83 - qualifying round 5) USA 122,…
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None. You only need to play really well.
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1. Kentucky 2. North Carolina 3. Kansas 4. Duke 5. Syracuse 6. Temple 7. St. John's (N.Y.) 8. Penn 9. UCLA 10. Indiana 11. Notre Dam 12. Utah 13. Illinois 14. Western Kentucky 15. Oregon St. 16. Washington 17. Texas 18. Louisville 19. BYU 20. Arizona
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a mens basketball is a TF 500, and a womens basketball is a TF 250 or 28.5
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The US women's team has won five gold medals in basketball in the Olympics: 2004, 2000, 1996, 1988, 1984
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The record for the longest winning streak by a team is now held by a women's softball team. The Northampton Community College Lady Spartans from Bethlehem,Pa. set the new mark on April 1 ,2007. They beat Montgomery Rockville Lady Knights 10-0 to break the old record of 92 set back in the early 80's …
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The National Basketball Association.
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Yes, basketball has been played in the Summer Olympic Games since 1936 and was also played as a demonstration sport in the 1904 Games.
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On April 10, 1815, the largest explosive volcanic eruption since the beginning of recorded history ejected more than 24 cubic miles of magma into the atmosphere. Solar radiation could no longer penetrate the dense atmosphere to warm the earth. The next year crop-killing frosts occurred during the su…
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Answer There was no Summer Olympic Games in 2006. Argentina defeated Italy, 84-69, to win the gold medal at the 2004 Summer Olympic Games in Athens.
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Basketball was a demonstration sport at the 1904 Olympics in St. Louis. The first Olympics where medals were awarded was the 1936 Games in Berlin.
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zigzag dribbling
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Basketball debuted as a demonstration sport at the 1904 Games in St. Louis. It was not played again in the Olympics until the 1936 Games in Berlin when it became a medal sport.
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Men's basketball was introduced in 1904 but not played again until 1936. It has been played in every Summer Olympic Games since 1936. Women's basketball was introduced at the 1976 Summer Games.
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Typically, in leagues such as the NBA, a basketball game is divided into quarters, with an extended break at half time. So there are four periods.
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Columbus, Ohio is farther away from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. It is 175 miles away from Indianapolis and 370 miles away from Harrisburg.
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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.
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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.
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they can get 5 or six fouls before leaving the cort
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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 and Quinn Buckner have als…
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i think that the players can get up 2 about 5 fouls before being asked 2 leave the court
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The Summer Olympics were in Moscow and the Winter Olympics were in Lake Placid.
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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 hangs down …
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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.
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