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SPRINGFIELD, Mass., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has announced a weeklong "Celebration of Basketball" festival leading up to Enshrinement 2010, scheduled Saturday, August 7 through Saturday, August 14, 2010.
By Emily Pykett SCOTTISH scientists have discovered a chink in the armour of bacteria, which could help win the battle against hospital superbugs and other debilitating conditions.
Basketball, a team sport, is a game where two teams of five try to score by shooting a ball through the top of a hoop. It is one of the most popular sports in the world. The hoop is 18 inches in diameter and 10 feet high mounted to a backboard. Field goals score two points or three points if they score outside of the three-point line. The winner is the team with the most points at the end of the game; if there is a tie then the game goes into overtime. If any rules are broken they are...
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