This Book Takes an in Depth Look at the Evolution of the Modern NBA

This Book Takes an in Depth Look at the Evolution of the Modern NBA

Since its inaugural year in 1946, the National Basketball Association has gone through multiple changes. From the inclusion of the twenty-four second shot clock in 1954, to the three point shot in 1979, basketball has developed in various ways as an attempt to keep the game as up to date as possible. Kirk Goldsberry, a basketball writer and cartographer, has come out with a new book called Sprawlball: A Visual Tour of the New Era of the NBA. In this book, Goldsberry applies his cartography, or mapmaking skills to the game of basketball.     More specifically, he takes a …