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Celebrating The Remarkable Life of Kenny Sailors
Kenny Sailors was the Michael Jordan of Wyoming. Among the greatest athletes in the history of the Cowboy State, he was a pioneer for one of America’s most popular sports. Early this morning, the inventor of the “jump shot” passed away in Laramie at the age of 95. Sail…
Wyoming’s Kenny Sailors Featured By NCAA [VIDEO]
Basketball was invented in the late 1800’s, but it took until the 1930’s for the jump shot to make an appearance. The inventor of the jump shot just happened to be a 5’7″ farm boy from Wyoming by the name of Kenny Sailors who started with the shot in high school and worke…