Requiring only a hard playing surface, a ball, and a hoop, basketball is an accessible, fast-paced game that has enthralled amateur and professional athletes alike since its invention in the 1890s. Young players and fans will find out everything they ever wanted to know about basketball in this comprehensive book. The rules of the game are clearly explained, while youth opportunities and the evolution of professional basketball are explored.
Series: Let's Find Out! Sports
Interest Level: Grades 1-5
Guided Reading Level: I
Lexile Level: 890
ISBN: 9781538304747 (Print) 9781538304822 (E-book)