For that first game of basketball in 1891, Naismith used as goals two half-bushel peach baskets, which gave the sport its name.
Who has the highest vertical ever recorded in the NBA?
Keon Johnson’s 48-inch vertical jump breaks NBA Draft Combine record. Tennessee freshman Keon Johnson recorded a max vertical jump of 48 inches Wednesday to break the NBA Draft Combine record in the drill.
Is LeBron faster than Jordan?
Originally Answered: Who is faster, Michael Jordan or LeBron James? LeBron is faster running the length of the court because his strides are longer. Michael is quicker because of his faster twitch muscles.
Was MJ really 6 6?
Michael Jordan is arguably the greatest NBA player of all time. However, the 6’6″ former Chicago Bulls star did not come from a family of giants. In fact, none of his immediate family members were above six feet in height. His dad was no more than 5’9″, and his mom was around 5’5″.