Guide to Basketball Arm Sleeves

The Kunto Fitness Compression Support Sleeve

While playing basketball, some players like to wear sleeves on their knees, arms, legs, or calves. This might not be a necessary part of the gear required for the game, but it’s a trend that also has some benefits for players.  Basketball arms sleeves are especially an increasingly common sight for both … Read more

Guide to Basketball Leg Sleeves

A basketball player wearing a leg sleeve on the court

As a serious basketball player, you have to select your gear with great care. With the right equipment and accessories, a player might be better equipped to make the right play or at least feel more confident about doing well on the court. What’s more, the correct basketball gear will also help … Read more

The History Of Basketball At The YMCA

Basketball in greyscale photo

The history of basketball began with its invention in 1891 in Springfield, Massachusetts by Canadian physical education instructor James Naismith. It was introduced as a sport less prone to injury than football. Naismith, was a 31-year-old graduate student when he created indoor sport to keep athletes exercising indoors during the winters. The … Read more

Who Have Been The Top Basketball Players From Australia

Andrew Bogut

Surprisingly, even Australia has had quite a few really good NBA players. Since the 1970s, Australians have quietly become a hotbed of basketball. The Australians never got a medal at the Olympics, so they failed to reach the same level as the United States or some European countries. On the other hand, … Read more

Learn About The Interesting Evolution Of The NBA Backboard

White and Red Basketball backboard

A Canadian professor of physical education and instructor at Young Men’s Christian Association came up with a new way of exercise. He was trying to keep his students active in the gym class and he invented a new game of passing the ball between players. The two teams had to score more … Read more

Why You Need Wide Toe Boxes

A couple of worn-out sneakers

If you ever get to see how your toes sit inside a conventional shoe, you’d be surprised at what you saw: your foot squished into an unnaturally tapered posture. This is because the pointed toe box of traditional shoes pushes the wearer’s toes together, causing injuries like hammertoes, bunions, and multiple other … Read more

How and Where Are Basketballs Made

White and Red Basketball Hoop

Basketball is having a history since 1891. They were introduced by a Canadian physical education instructor James Naismith. It was proposed as a less injury-prone sport than football. Basketball an indoor game keeps the athletes indoors during the winters. It became popular by the start of the 20th century. Basketball was first … Read more

The Worst Basketball Teams of All Time

Silhouette of men playing basketball. 

Basketball a team sport of commonly five players each. Each five-player plays on specific five playing positions. The tallest player is in the center, the second tallest and strongest is a power forward. A slightly shorter and agile player is small forward, and the shortest players are point guard, shooting guard, and … Read more

Guide to the Gear You Need for Basketball

Basketball is probably the most popular when it comes to sports. And one of the great things about it is that you don’t need a lot of equipment to be able to play. In fact, when you have the hoop and the ball, you can already play a simple game of basketball. … Read more

Basketball Protective Gear

Basketball Protective Gear

In fast-paced contact sports like basketball, injuries are almost entirely difficult to avoid. However, using the right protective gear can help in minimizing or preventing the chances of injuries. This article lists the most common types of basketball protective equipment that every baller should use. 1. Basketball sneakers Yes, sneakers may be … Read more