This is a very interesting trivia question about the modern day game of basketball which has changed the game a great deal. Any real basketball fan should want to know the answer as it has changed the game completely.
I’ll give the correct answer next Sunday, July 1, 2018.
Answer: Dr. James Naismith in the early 30’s after watching the game he invented in 1891 change and improve over 40 years. He thought that the game needed these two things, but no one was buying this until the NBA employed both. Dr. Naismith was a man before his time as his game improved over the years.