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The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the pre-eminent men's professional basketball .... In 1996, the NBA created a women's league, the Women's National Basketball Association (WN...

NBA is born - Aug 03, 1949 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, NBA is born on Aug 03, 1949. ... The BAA established itself in bigger cities than the NBL, which existed only in small Midwestern cities like ...

NBA.com: The First Game

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So, on that Thursday in June, 11 franchises were formed to compete in two divisions. The East consisted of the Boston Celtics, Philadelphia Warriors, ...

National Basketball Association ( NBA ) History - Rauzulu's Street

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The National Basketball Association (NBA) was founded in 1946 as the Basketball Association of America. It adopted the name National Basketball Association ...

History of The Game Of Basketball Including The NBA and the NCAA

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The NBA, End Of Color Barrier, Holding The Ball, The Russell ... The first pro basketball league, the National Basketball League, formed in 1898 and folded just ...

The History of Basketball - NBA History

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Two years after the first professional basketball game was played six teams for Philadelphia and New Jersey formed the National basketball league(NBL).

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The NBA was first founded on June 6, 1946 in New York City as the Basketball Association of America (BAA). It was later renamed to the National Basketball ...

See Photos From the NBA's Early Years | TIME

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Jun 6, 2016 ... The NBA's founding took place on June 6, 1946. Here's a look back its earliest years.

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Oct 31, 2015 ... The Basketball Association of America was founded in 1946 by owners of the major ice hockey arenas in the Northeastern and Midwestern ...

NBA Cares evolving after 5 years of service - SportsBusiness Daily ...

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Oct 18, 2010 ... The NBA Cares social responsibility program marks its fifth ... service and build 100 “live, learn or play” projects — a term created by the league ...

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NBA.com The NBA -- 1946: A New League

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Dec 7, 2007 ... Baseball, the unquestioned top spectator sport for more than half a century, could look forward to a return to its established normality.

National Basketball Association (NBA) | American sports ...

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Jun 20, 2016 ... National Basketball Association (NBA), professional basketball league formed in the United States in 1949 by the merger of two rival ...

NBA History

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The NBA began life as the Basketball Association of America in 1946 and played under that monkier for 3 years before, in 1949, merging with the National ...