Why did Americans idolize basketball stars?
Generally speaking all sports stars receive a certain amount of "fan idolization" . This is not just for basketball players but for heroes in all sports. This is true in the United States and everywhere else in the world in a generalized fashion. It seems any public needs a Hero. And whether the heo is a race car driver of a European soccer player, heroes are part of a nation's culture.
What group is better in the three major sports baseball basketball and football - African-Americans Asians Americans Euoropean-Americans?
Americans love sports. Baseball is called the national game but football, ice hockey, and basketball are also very popular. Soccer is becoming more popular. Americans invented baseball and basketball. Basketball was created to have a game that could be played indoors. Americans love spectacles and television also made sports more popular. https://www.chatsports.com/rumors-humor/a/7-Sports-Traditions-That-Are-Uniquely-American-18183
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