What is the usual size of a basketball?

Answer The official size of a basketball is a size 7, which is 29.5 to 30 inches in circumference.A woman's basketball is a size 6, which is 28.5 inches in circumference. Childrens' basketballs are a siz... Read More »

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When did the nba change the size of the women's size basketball?

Until September 2004, women's basketball games used the same ball as men's games, based on international rules set down by the International Basketball Federation. At that point, the WNBA, which is... Read More »

What is the size of a youth or junior size basketball?

Youth or junior basketball players--those in the age range of 8 to 12--should use a women's regulation-size ball. The circumference of the ball is 28 1/2 to 29 inches, and its weight is 18 to 20 oz... Read More »

What is the size of a basketball?

According to the International Basketball Federation, the circumference of a men's basketball must be between 29.5 and 30.7 inches----a size seven. The circumference of a women's basketball must be... Read More »

What is the size of a basketball net?

According to the NBA rules, the basketball net must be between 30 and 120 count thread. The length of the net must be 15 to 18 inches and attached to an 18-inch diameter ring.References:Basketball.... Read More »