It is the only major sport strictly of U.S. origin. B. Moore, Jimmy Bralower, and Full Force and recorded by Kurtis Blow released in 1984 from his album Ego Trip. Chart.

Each team tries to score by tossing the ball through the opponent’s goal, an elevated horizontal hoop and net called a basket. Basketball, game played between two teams of five players each on a rectangular court, usually indoors. The video game NBA 2K12 used the song during the introduction. "Basketball" is a song that was written by William Waring, Robert Ford, Kurtis Blow, J. Basketball is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each, opposing one another on a rectangular court, compete with the primary objective of shooting a basketball (approximately 9.4 inches (24 cm) in diameter) through the defender's hoop (a basket 18 inches (46 cm) in diameter mounted 10 feet (3.048 m) high to a backboard at each end of the court) while preventing …