Basketball is one of the most popular sports in the world. This game was invented by James Naismith who was a physical education teacher in the year of 1891. He came up with the idea when he wanted to do some activity indoor with his students on a rainy day. Originally, there were nine players on each team and it was very crowded then later it was reduced to five players. Basketball is a fun game and you can play this game indoor when it is not good weather outside. With each year, the game of basketball is becoming more famous across the globe. Here are some Basketball coloring pages.