​​125 Years of Basketball Official Site

Every team, every player, every coach, a patch to commemorate 125 years!

Join the Naismith family and all of basketball in celebrating 125 Years of James Naismith's invention.

Who should celebrate?  NBA, NCAA Basketball, High School Basketball, all collegiate basketball

junior high basketball, FIBA, AAU Basketball, all basketball related associations and corporations!

This event and tour brought to you by North America Marketing & Exhibit LLC (NAME LLC)

with a portion of the proceeds going to the non-profit A Better World Association (ABWA) in the spirit of the founders of basketball

and in association with Merlyn Entertainment, Celebrating Marketing Magic for 25 Years.

Commemorative patches are available for your team or for collecting.

We tell the story of how basketball came to be a sport.  You tell your  history within the 125 years of basketball as a sport!  You may also book the anniversary tour in your town and purchase our base exhibit, then display artifacts of your own history in an exhibit that is sure to delight and inform your community of the heritage of basketball!  Call or email us today!

The 125 Years of Basketball will be celebrated from December 1 through all of 2017.  A tour and exhibit is available and will be showcasing 125 Years of Basketball for the following five years!  You can book the exhibit or tour through the contact page on this site! 

Of hoops, heritage & Hope!

Celebrate your hoops history!

2017 to be special!

​​Celebrating 125 Years of Basketball