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...
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 ...
... new professional basketball league: Boston, Providence, New York,
Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Washington formed the East Division and Cleveland
, Detroit, ...
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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 ...
1937, The National Basketball League is formed again. ... 1950, Charles (Chuck)
Cooper of Duquesne becomes the first African-American drafted in the NBA.
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
The NBA was founded on June 6, 1946 as the Basketball Association of America.
It took its current name three years later after merging with the rival National ...
Jun 6, 2016 ... The NBA's founding took place on June 6, 1946. Here's a look back its earliest
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 ...