Basketball - Get your facts right!
by: Shawn Tan • 12
“Basketball is like photography, if you don't focus, all you have is the negative.”― Dan Frisby.
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Did you know that the first basketball game was played on 20th January, 1892? The court was half the size of courts used for today's NBA League games. Only one point was scored in the whole match. In this game, there were nine players in each team.
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying." -Michael Jordan
Did you know that first Basketball hoops were made from peach baskets?
"Me shooting 40% at the foul line is just God's way to say nobody's perfect." -Shaquille O'Neal
"Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation." -Michael Jordan
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