James Naismith

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United States educator (born in Canada) who invented the game of basketball (1861-1939)


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I doubt that Steven Naismith, James McCarthy and Darron Gibson will be fit for the weekend.
Levein will not have been able to walk around the team hotel these past few days without tripping over a Shaun Maloney, Steven Naismith, James Forrest or a Jamie Mackie.
"But at Hampden he has Steven Naismith, James Morrison, Shaun Maloney, James Forrest, Jamie Mackie and Ross McCormack and others who can get up with him.
Everton's weakened side created little and the Blues missed Romelu Lukaku, Steven Naismith, James McCarthy and Seamus Coleman, who did not start.
ah Levein prefers James Forrest, Matty Phillips, Robert Snodgrass, Shaun Maloney, Steven Naismith, James Morrison, Jamie Mackie and Barry Robson so even if Commons keeps on scoring for Celtic he'll have to wait.