How much do you know about Basket ball? Basket ball is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each. Basket ball can be played indoors and also outdoors as the primary aim of the sport is shooting a basketball through the defenders and also preventing the opposite team from shooting or making a basket.
Late Manute Bol can be regarded as one of the tallest player to have played the game as he listed at 7 ft 6 in (2.29m) tall. According to reports, Bol was one of the tallest players in the history of the National Basketball Association.
Manute Bol was a Sudanese-born American, was born October 16, 1962 and sadly died on June 19, 2010. Bol’s death brought great shock to the National Basketball Association as he died from acute kidney failure and complications from Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Bol was buried in South Sudan.
According to gathered information, Bol was the only NBA player to retire with more career blocked shots than points scored.