Basketball is one of the most popular and greatest sports-related honors a country can hope to achieve. It is also popular today because everywhere you look baksetball is broadcasted everywhere,even on the internet. The well known retired basketball players also makes basketball popular today. When people think of basketball the first person that pops up in people head alot maybe Michael Jordan. 메이저사이트

Millions of people around the world either love to play or love to watch basketball and it is one of the fastest-growing sports in the world. Basketball fans can be found in almost every country and more people than ever are learning how to pass, dribble, and shoot. It is very accessible to everyone, making it a sport that millions of people can enjoy.

According to the consulting firm A.T. Kearney, basketball, as represented by the NBA, constituted about 6 percent of the global sports market in terms of revenue generated in 2009, at 2.7 billion Euros. Soccer, on the other hand, swallowed a staggering 43 percent of the market, with a take of 19.5 billion Euros.

Basketball is one of the cheapest sports to play. One basketball and two hoop are all you need for a game that could work for up to ten people at once. It is also great because there are courts in nearly every city and town across the world. If you take a five-minute walk in any direction from where you currently are, there is a very high chance you will find a basketball court. Even at home, parents want a small court for their children to play basketball as exercise and as a hobby.

Sure, the best players in the world may be really tall and athletic but the game can be played by people of any skill level. All of the running, cutting, and jumping makes the game one of the best ways to exercise. You can get into really good shape playing basketball, not only a great exercise but also a really fun way to stay healthy.