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Sports is like life

...something about taking two strokes).Basketball goes back to 1891 when Canadian physical education instructor James Naismith, teaching at McGill University and Springfield College, thought it was not enough to torture the un-athletic with...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-01-02/sports-life
Sports
Jump starter

...unthinkable in 1934. Coaches harped on never leaving the ground to shoot or defend in the game invented in 1891 by Dr. James Naismith. Two-handed set shots and a few hooks were the norm. Kenny, who later became a longtime high school coach in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060203/spo_jumpshooter.shtml
Sports
H.S. Hoops

...automatically qualify.The Crimson Bears have been snatching regional titles left and right, boys and girls, since James Naismith dreamed up this kooky game in 1891 (FYI, he was Canadien and is also credited with inventing the first football...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2011-12-08/hs-hoops
Sports
Who was LeBron James?

...was a guy who played basketball. To anticipate your next question: basketball was a game invented by a man named James Naismith back in 1891. We used to enjoy watching and playing it. It was fun. Leonard Pitts Jr., winner of the 2004 Pulitzer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071410/opi_675714991.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...basketball players nearly made the national championships in the Elks Hoop Shoot, missing out on a chance to go to the James Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass., for the national finals April 27-29. Representing Alaska...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042600/Spo_roundup.shtml
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