What is the official size of a NBA basketball?

Answer According to the Rule No. 1 (Court Dimensions - Equipment) of the Official Rules of the National Basketball Association (NBA), the only approved basketball for play in the NBA is manufactured by Sp... Read More »

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What is the official size&weight of a youth basketball?

Boys and girls that fall into a youth (or "biddy") league play with a junior size basketball. The official circumference of a junior basketball is between 27.25 inches and 27.75 inches. Basketballs... Read More »

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What is the color of the official NBA basketball?

The official basketball of the National Basketball Association (NBA) is orange in color, with several black lines that form an eight-panel pattern on the ball. This ball was introduced by Spalding ... Read More »

How much does an official NBA basketball weigh?

The official game balls for the National basketball Association weigh 22 oz. Each has a circumference of 29.5 inches, as specified by the league. Spalding has made the official NBA ball since 1983.... Read More »