2017-04-19 / Sports
Time for a collective sports makeover
How about the fifth-inning stretch?
Every major sport evolved from modest beginnings. Basketball was just a nine-man team tossing a soccer ball into a peach basket in 1891. Dribbling wasn’t even in the original 13 rules James Naismith posted up on the YMCA wall. Naismith continued to prefer wrestling and gymnastics to the sport he’d invented.