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Explain Like I'm 5: Bite sized answers to stuff you should know about - in a mini podcast

Apr 1, 2022

Why do they switch out the basketball net frequently in the NBA? What was Tim Duncan doing before he got into basketball? How and why did backboards become part of basketball? What’s behind the color convention of home and away jerseys? What is the most accurate free throw tecnique? Why is the Lithuanian team of 1992 called ‘the other dream’?

... we explain like I'm five

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