# What is the circumference of a basketball rim?

A standard basketball rim has a diameter of 18 inches across the center of the rim, according to the National Basketball Association. This equals out to a total circumference of 56 and 1/2 inches.S...
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## What is the circumference of a basketball hoop?

Regulation basketball hoops at the junior high, high school, college and NBA levels all measure 18 inches in diameter. Based on the formula Pi (3.14) x diameter = circumference, the circumference o...
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## Who was the first basketball player to score 100 points in a basketball game?

Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors was the first NBA player to score 100 points in one game. Chamberlain scored exactly 100 points on March 2, 1962, when the Warriors defeated the New Yo...
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## How many basketball teams are there in the National Basketball Association?

There are 30 basketball teams in the NBA. This includes five teams in each of the Atlantic, Central and Southeast Divisions of the Eastern Conference, and five teams in each of the Northwest, Pacif...
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## How do i calculate circumference?

You must know the diameter or radius of a circle to calculate the circumference. To calculate the circumference of a circle multiple Ï€, or 3.14, by the diameter of the circle. If you know the radi...
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