Since Basketball first started it has greatly increased in popularity. Basketball is one of the most well known and played sports in the world. The NBA is a league where proffessional basketball is played. NBA stand for National Basketball Association.
i am from Lithuania. in my country basketball is the second religion.
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I think the popularity of soccer is because of the LAKERS and COBY BRYAN i think !ok! ......8Y3
basketball is very popular for boy and girls. I don't like it very much though.
Dunking of the basketball in the American Basketball Association was banned from 1967 to 1976. It was brought back because of its popularity.
The first women's basketball team was located at Smith College, an all women's school in 1892. After this point, basketball gained popularity at other schools.
The average salary of a Russian basketball player is around 5.3 million Euros a year. This varies with popularity and experience.
Badminton, baseball, soccer, table tennis, and I suppose basketball is of average popularity.
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If we base popularity via participation figures and viewing levels, popularity is as follows: Football Ice Hockey Basketball Tennis Weightlifting Skiing/Snowboarding etc
Sadly soccer in the United States isn't as popular as the big sports such as American Footbal, Basketball and Baseball it would rank behind golf and tennis in popularity.
because of great players like shak and Dwight howard
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Basketball is one of more simple and cheaper sports, which explains part of it's popularity. All you need is a basketball and a goal. The goal would be expensive, except there are public goals in most parks around the country.
Yes it is the most played indoor sport in the world, and second in popularity only to soccer
Rank popularity of the sports in the U.S. would be..1.football 5/52.basketball 4/53.baseball 3/54.soccer 2/55. tennis 1/5
it's an American sport but unlike baseball and basketball it is only popular in one country. the super bowl is big in the us, but once you go around 10 miles from the border, its popularity plummets.
It depends on the kind of popularity. There's good popularity and bad popularity.
The most significant sports for the USA are baseball and basketball. However, soccer and lawn tennis are now gaining popularity there.
In all of basketball, the most popular team would probably be the Los Angeles Lakers. In college basketball, the most popular team would be either the Duke Blue Devils or the North Carolina Tar Heels. The popularity of teams differs widely depending on the area.
The importance of Basketball in the American Culture is reflected on its continued rise in popularity. Children can learn basic life lesson while playing basketball such as being a team player. Other lesson include learning the basics in life to succeed, being prepare both mentally and physically for life's challenges.