Quotes of basketball

  1. I just want to try to ignore the scrutiny and all the distractions and just play hard basketball and let the best come... Improving game by game and trying to improve my game is what I want to do. – Andrew Bogut
  2. It wasn't until late high school and early college that I gained enough size and skill to make me welcome on intramural basketball teams. – Paul D. Boyer
  3. I also developed an interest in sports, and played in informal games at a nearby school yard where the neighborhood children met to play touch football, baseball, basketball and occasionally, ice hockey. – Steven Chu
  4. I sail, scuba dive, play football, basketball – Casper Van Dien
  5. It's very warm there, so we were outdoors all the time. The local people had programs for us year -round, where as kids we had the opportunity to play football, basketball baseball, track and field- we just went from one sport to the next, year -round. – Rafer Johnson
  6. I played in Joe Louis in a playoff game. I played there when the roof caved in for half a season. The facility is great for basketball because it goes straight up, so you feel like the fans are on top of you. – Bill Laimbeer
  7. In my first film, I was a basketball player. Like every good actor, I lied when they asked me if I could play. – David Morse
  8. In the original script, my character was a basketball player rather than a boxer. I didn't think I could pull that off. I'm a little short to be a basketball player! – Eddie Murphy
  9. Basketball isn't as popular in Canada as it is in the US. Hockey is by far the most popular sport in Canada. – Steve Nash
  10. It took me a while to realize that basketball wasn't football. – Merlin Olsen
  11. Basketball is basketball – Oscar Robertson
  12. Football, basketball and the Olympic sports all have their problems with banned substances. – Jim Sensenbrenner
  13. I play basketball on Sundays and I'm a very spiritual guy; I read a lot of Eastern philosophy and I meditate. – Garry Shandling
  14. We look for opportunities to play together including basketball tennis, swimming, riding bikes and touch football. I try to provide a loving environment where we can play. I think that's good on so many levels- emotionally, for family interactions and, of course, physically. – Alan Thicke
  15. I try to never lose sight of what a special time it is to be a women's basketball player. – Sue Wicks

Usage examples for basketball

  1. What is life without basketball – Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School or The Parting of the Ways by Jessie Graham Flower
  2. We couldn't bear to believe for a minute that there would be no basketball – Marjorie Dean High School Freshman by Pauline Lester
  3. She is the president of her class, the captain of the senior basketball team, too, and the most popular girl in Oakdale High School. – Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School or The Parting of the Ways by Jessie Graham Flower
  4. We play lots of things, like basketball in the field, so we are healthy. – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  5. Dr. Huber Grimm, team physician of the Seattle University basketball team, recently related the results when Dave Mills, a six- foot five- inch junior forward, asked for his help because he " froze" during competition. – A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis by Melvin Powers
  6. Here we have a number of thrilling contests at basketball and in addition, the solving of a mystery which had bothered the high school authorities for a long while. – Left End Edwards by Ralph Henry Barbour
  7. Then Channel Four with a basketball game. – Abducted to Oz by Bob Evans and Chris Dulabone
  8. One time a rock about the size of a basketball went so high and came down so fast that it came down through the roof of the cook shack, came on down through the ceiling, landed in a stack of metal dinner plates and took them down through the table and on down through the floor. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  9. Are you going to play on the junior basketball team this year, Mabel? – Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School or The Parting of the Ways by Jessie Graham Flower
  10. In " Grace Harlowe's Sophomore Year at High School" the girl chums appeared as basketball enthusiasts. – Grace Harlowe's First Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower
  11. 8. Basketball is a game that I have played for years, and I am greatly interested in. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  12. If I can lose five pounds more this summer I shall be in fine condition for basketball next fall. – Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower
  13. The streets had no sidewalks and the inevitable basketball nets over every garage showed no signs of use. – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  14. During an interim when another parish house was being built, Christ Church basketball teams used the Holy Cross Monastery Hall for an entire year, with the full approval of the Roman authorities and the gratitude of Mr. Nelson. – Frank H. Nelson of Cincinnati by Warren C. Herrick
  15. " I can make the basketball team," finished Elfreda. – Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower
  16. Here may be found the ball diamond, tennis court, and basketball courts. – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn
  17. " I think you'd make an ideal mascot for the sophomore basketball team this year," laughed Grace. – Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower