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Basketball, The Canadian Invention

By |2017-06-20T02:58:02+00:00June 20th, 2017|150 Reasons, Canada 150|

James Naismith invented Basketball because they needed a sport to play indoors for the winter because it was too cold to play baseball or football outside. It was first used in 1891 at the YMCA training school in Springfield, Massachusetts. James Naismith was born November 6, 1861 in Almonte Ontario, orphaned at the age [...]

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