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CITIZEN NAISMITH TROPHY FINALISTS RELEASED

2020 Player of the Year Competition Narrows to 5 Candidates

WOMEN'S CITIZEN NAISMITH TROPHY FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

Four Players Remain in Competition for 2020 Women’s Player of the Year

A TROPHY LIFE: THE NAISMITH TROPHY PODCAST

Naismith Trophy Launches Weekly Podcast, Hosted by Bob Rathbun

DR. JAMES NAISMITH

Dr. James Naismith invented basketball in 1891 after seeing the need for more indoor sports options during the cold months of winter. With a soccer ball, two peach baskets and a set of rules, the sport was born.

CORPORATE PARTNERS

“I am sure that no man can derive more pleasure from money or power than I do from seeing a pair of basketball goals in some out-of-the-way place.” -DR. JAMES NAISMITH