Wheelchair Basketball
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Wheelchair Basketball was credited as being developed by Sir Ludwig Guttmann at the Stoke Mandeville Hospital shortly after World War II.… The fact that these soldiers were recently paralyzed led to a lot of frustration and no outlet for them to channel their energy. As they began rehabilitation and searched for a physical outlet to relieve stress they…
Basketball Court
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Building a Basketball Court located in violent neighborhood located in Miami to reduce gang violence, certain experts say an outdoor basketball court is what is needed for after hours. Your project is to raise the $500,000 needed to build the court, and a budget is $5,000… Personnel Roles 8 Project Manager: Sultan Malki 8 Assistant Project Manager/Quality…
Soccer and Basketball
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Sports and basketball are now considered to be two of the most popular sports in the world. Although basketball originated in the United States and soccer in Europe, both are becoming increasingly popular all over the world. … The paper will examine the use of the ball in the two sports, the number of players and their positions, the roles of the sports and…
Physical Activity Basketball
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The only thing they care about is what they can do to increase their chances of promotion or how much time they should spend on their assignments to receive a better grade. Most of the people in urban cities barely… Basketball has benefited me a lot, in terms of both physical and mental health. The physical activity I recommend is basketball. It is essential…
Physical Activity Basketball
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  Nowadays, people often spend their time at work or at school pondering on the things they can do to obtain a earn more and obtain a better position in the company or better grades on the report cards. As a result, they do not realize that the key to success either at work or… One of the physical activities that I think is beneficial for keeping the balance…
Ex-Basketball Player
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English November 26, 2011 The Theme of Fame in “Ex-Basketball Player” by John Updike Fame is like a river that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things weighty and solid (Francis Bacon). Fame is a fickle thing and this theme is convincingly portrayed in John Updike’s poem “Ex- Basketball player.” The poem is probably one of the most popular American poems of the 20th century.…
Talent Identification Sport Basketball
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The government is one institution that may promote talent development in its citizens via various resources that it is capable of implementing. Talent… Once the talent is identified, there are various measures these institutions undertake to help develop the talents spotted into developmental implications in the society. Basketball like any other sport finds…
Why men's basketball is better than women's basketball
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There is a significant variation between men and women’s basketball, which is evident from analysis of one season to another; through there are changes in every sport based on the season. However, these variations have made a substantial contribution to the effort of fostering… nt popularity because it was invented before women’s basketball, and this…
National Basketball Players Association
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Running Head: NATIONAL BASKETBALL PLAYERS ASSOCIATION Name Tutor: Course: Date: Introduction The National Basketball Players Association is an organization that was founded in 1954. The union was established by professional basketball players and for the players.… According to Stein (2011), the union was supposed to be like the guardian angel to the players by…
The Basketball Diaries
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The Basketball Diaries is a film based on the memoirs of poet and musician Jim Carroll who had a big alternative music hit in the early 1980s titled "People Who Died." That song features a line about a person named Bobby who was only 14 but looked 65 when he died from leukemia.… Reggie Porter is a man whom Jim first meets on the basketball court, but will…
Why men's basketball is better than women's basketball
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Date Basketball game has existed for quite a number of decades and it has come to be one of the most popular games especially in the United States. … Basketball has from its very beginning, been a male dominated sport and this has continued to be the case to the present. While this is true, women have also come to join in the sport, with the creation of a…
NBA- National Basketball Association
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National Basketball Association Course/Number: Date: The National Basketball Association, also known by its acronym NBA, is North America’s chief men’s professional basketball league. Its immenseness is underscored by it having thirty franchised member clubs, with 29 being in the United States and the other located in Canada.… Not only is the NBA among the…
Why men's basketball is better than women's basketball
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Based on personal observation, feeling, and liking, the above preposition will face a number of mixed reactions with those for and against drawn in equal measure. The case does not apply in the articles considered in this analysis where every writer has taken a position and… In this sense, the writer employed the use of strategies in order to communicate and…
Basketball Jump Shot
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Experts now believe that it is the one skill responsible for the scoring of at least 41% of all the scores in a basket ball game (Kelly, 2003). This is a fact that has made most trainers concentrate… ir teams practice and play, the coaches develop certain skills over time that can be employed to achieve great success especially if complimented by knowledge…
Sociology of Sport (Basketball)
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Sports Sociology Field of sports sociology creates an intellectual connection between sports and power relations and other social issues (Zirin). Even sports are being connected to the issues of race, gender and nationalization. Although sports are just superficially thought as a short term challenge given to achieve a target by using all the allowed possible tactics of the game but sports has serious interconnections with teamwork and handling with diversity and different cultural issues.…
Michael Jordan's Reign In Basketball
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He went on to play basketball for the North Carolina Tar Heels before ultimately being drafted and playing the majority of his career for the Chicago Bulls. During his tenure in the National Basketball Association (NBA),… In 1982 Michael Jordan made the winning shot in NCAA Championship game making his North Carolina Tarheals champions and beginning a legacy…
Why men's basketball is better than women's basketball
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Why Men's Basketball Is Better Than Women's Basketball Based on personal observation, feeling, and liking, the above preposition will face a number of mixed reactions with those for and against drawn in equal measure. … This paper analyses the above preposition from three different writers, and considers their perception and the rhetorical tools they have…
Basketball Point Guard Training Program
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Setting predetermined goals is usually regarded to be a mutual attempt between coaches and athletes. The important features of goal-setting are that it… which they are able to perform different actions but also must consider all those actions that are required to develop their performance on continuous basis (Hatfield & Brody, n. d.). Conversely, outcome…
Investigating the physics of basketball
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Name: Instructor: Course: Date: Investigating the Physics of Basketball Introduction This paper explores specific principles of physics that find application in basketball. The principles include projectile motion and gravity, moment of forces and stability, momentum and collision and viscous drag.… Concepts of momentum and collision are helpful in studying…
Why men's basketball is better than women's
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Abstract Men’s basketball is known to receive more coverage and viewership as compared to women’s basketball, both at professional and collage levels. The fact is attributed to several reasons - perceptual, physical, and tactical.… ………………………………………………………..6 SPECIFIC AIMS ……………………………………………………………………..6 RESEARCH DESIGNS AND METHODS ……………………………………………………..6 SAMPLE…
Why men's basketball is better than women's
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The fact is attributed to several reasons - perceptual, physical, and tactical. Historically, men’s basketball was started earlier… The research will mainly use surveys and observation to establish why men’s basketball is popular than women’s basketball. Interviews will be done on basketball players from sexes as well as their coaches and fans. Observation…
Marketing Principles of National Basketball Association (NBA)
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The purpose of this project is to study the marketing principles of the NBA. The purpose of branding and market segmentation of the organization is studied. The marketing mix including the product, promotion, price and place of NBA is studied. … The major competitor of NBA is MLB (Major League Baseball). MLB constitutes one of the major professional sports…
Racism in basketball between china and USA
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Various non-Chinese citizens have made assumptions based on the election of the United States President Barack Obama and the… In 2011, the United States Vice President Joe Biden made a trip to Beijing China, and on the second day of his visit, there was a friendly basketball match. That was between the United States Georgetown Hoyas team and China’s…
Basketball as Religion in He Got Game
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This is a response paper to the movie He Got Game. The story of the film is written by Spike Lee and he is the director too. The film got released in 1998, and it was welcomed by most film critics.… The film is an example of gifted cinematography and the music has been composed by Public Enemy, a capable rap group. The story begins in the setting of a prison…
Inluence of Sport Science disciplines on Basketball
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Sport Science is a discipline of study that focuses on the development of knowledge related to the understanding of how a body reacts during exercise. The different sectors of the sports sciences incorporate various factors like physiology, biomechanics and psychology. The… al., 2007). Different sciences that are related with sports help in enhancing the…
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