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The Associated Press issued men’s college basketball rankings this past Monday, and the list boiled with blasphemy.College basketball’s kingdoms have gone haywire — in case you just started paying attention|Chuck Culpepper|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
Howard cancels men’s basketball season because of covid concernsIn schedule shuffle, Maryland will host Nebraska on back-to-back days next week|Emily Giambalvo|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
Hearing it so often — 162 times in a baseball season, half that in basketball or hockey — makes each version less special.The pregame national anthem — in all its roiling contradictions — still has something to offer|Barry Svrluga|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
As Abdur-Rahim pushed the issue, basketball people he respected, including his friend and former agent Aaron Goodwin, convinced him the league needed to drastically increase the compensation and create a more refined program.An NBA experiment lets draft prospects skip college, stay home and get paid to play|Michael Lee|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
The Big Ten has moved its men’s basketball conference tournament to Indianapolis, the league announced Tuesday.Big Ten moves men’s basketball tournament to Indianapolis|Emily Giambalvo|February 9, 2021|Washington Post
He was very even-keeled, goofy and liked to play basketball.Protesters Demand Justice For Gurley As Gap Grows Between Cops and NYC|M.L. Nestel|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Soccer in the rest of the world is what we know as basketball.
It was around noon that Brinsley chucked the phone behind a radiator at the basketball stadium and went off the grid.Alleged Cop Killer Ismaaiyl Brinsley Had a Death Wish|M.L. Nestel|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I watch football, basketball, and hockey on TV and sometimes “The Bass Pros” on Outdoor Channel.Up to a Point: They Made Me Write About Lena Dunham|P. J. O’Rourke|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The basketball game was the final engagement on a seriously busy day for the young royals.When Your Royalty Met Ours: Kate Meets Bey Courtside|Tom Sykes|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From what I was told he was a stevedore and had once been a professional basketball player.Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
The closed-bottom basket used in the game of basketball is so high that it is difficult to remove the ball after a goal is made.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
Many members were not interested in basketball, except to look on.Grace Harlowe's Plebe Year at High School|Jessie Graham Flower
A basketball is passed quickly around the circle, moving in one direction only.
A basketball is thrown from one player to another, across the circle, or may be passed to the nearest neighbor.