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Fox Business Channel Discusses Dr. James Naismith!
Inventor of Basketball

Fox Business Channel Discusses Dr. James Naismith!

Fox Business Channel Discusses Dr. James Naismith! Monday, January 30, 2017, at 8:00 p.m., the Fox Business Channel will talk to Jim Naismith, grandson of Dr. James Naismith, the inventor of basketball. Jim Naismith inherited the original rules of the game from his father—Dr. Naismith’s son—who had received the rules around 1929 from Hellen Dodd … Continue reading

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SMALL COLLEGE BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME INAUGURAL CLASS

Hellen Carpenter is the granddaughter of Dr. James Naismith, the man who invented basketball. On Thursday, June 30, 2016,  Small College Basketball announces the inaugural Hall of Fame Class inductees, which naturally includes Dr. Naismith. The actual induction ceremony will be held Thursday, November 17, 2016, and Dr. and Mrs. Will Carpenter and other family members … Continue reading