Everyone thought we would get the torpors, or the vapors, or whatever you call them, and fall to the floor in a swoon and have to be revived with salts. Bemis heard about the new sport at Springfield and tried it out with his students at Geneva in This was strongly rejected by the players as it would have lowered salaries to less than three-quarters of their current level.
At the time, those words "gender equity" didn't exist. Champions began to emerge from all sections of the country. That led to a few proper broken bones and proper black eyes, because we had a tendency to trip over our hems.
During the —33 season the Rens won 88 consecutive games.
Originally, players wore one of three styles of uniforms: They had a big enough market, due to their population and popularity, to be profitable despite a system where the players received a significant amount more of the revenue.
The settlement covers 90 Raiderettes from the seasons. The students were enthusiastic. Coaching strategy changed appreciably over the years. In the Narragansett Machinery Co. Instead, the defending team was permitted to inbound the ball from the out-of-bounds line underneath the basket.
Proper women wore floor-length dresses everywhere, including the basketball court. If we had suggested that we could play a man's game like a man, it would have outraged men and women alike.
J, women's outerwear and underwear were concealing and constricting. The other major centre of European basketball is eastern Europe, particularly the Balkans.
Ina team of gifted women called The Red Heads toured the country playing exhibitions against men's teams. They finally retired in Growth of the game Basketball grew steadily but slowly in popularity and importance in the United States and internationally in the first three decades after World War II.
It's just like we paid a lower percentage to the men until the revenues went up. This lockout lasted from July 1, until December 8, The Celtics played every night of the week, twice on Sundays, and largely on the road. UCLA beats Maryland before a record crowd of 9, Bythe game was played all across the country, most prominently at Wellesley, Vassar and Bryn Mawr.Major League Baseball (hereinafter “MLB”), the National Hockey League (hereinafter “NHL”), and the National Basketball Association (hereinafter “NBA”), to enforce their “best interest” authority, and subsequently suspend.
This was National Junior Basketball—the Little League of basketball. The team was made up mostly of twelve-year-olds, and twelve-year-olds, he knew from experience, did not respond well to shouting.
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