Basketball is a game loved all over the world. It spans over generations and generations and has played a unifying role in uniting individuals of all different kinds of backgrounds. Naturally, with my love for this great sport, I wanted to do my project on one of the most important fundamentals of basketball which has won and lost many games throughout history: the free throw.
Patty Mills celebrates after hitting a three for the San Antonio Spurs (Photo courtesy of The Brian Method)
As basketball has adapted to analytics over recent years, players have begun to embrace a new style.
There have always been boundaries to the game of basketball.
In the past, if a kid wasn’t tall enough or strong enough, he or she would usually not have a chance moving forward in the game. In recent years, there has been a different trend evolving in the game. Continue reading →