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The inflated ball has a grippable, pebbled surface. It measures 29.5 to 30 inches (74.9 to 76 centimeters) in circumference and weighs 20 to 22 ounces (567 to 624 grams). In 1897 the number of players per side for a basketball game was set at five. Typically the five players are a center, two forwards, and two guards.
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James Naismith invented basketball in 1891. Naismith was a physical education teacher in Springfield, Massachusetts. His school asked him to create a sport that students could play indoors during the winter. The first basketball game had peach baskets as the goals. That is why the sport was named basketball. The metal hoop was not invented ...
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