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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.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, ...

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Jun 17, 2015 ... NBA professional basketball league formed in the United States in 1949 by the merger of two rival organizations, the National Basketball ...

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 ...

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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 ...

The History of Basketball - NBA Hoops Online

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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).

What is National Basketball Association - NBA? Definition from ...

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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 ...

How the Owners of All 30 NBA Teams Made Their Money | Mental ...

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Apr 19, 2014 ... With NBA action back in full swing, you've probably added "own a ... How They Got Rich: Levenson co-founded United Communications Group ...

NBA & ABA Team Index | Basketball-Reference.com

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Franchise, Lg, From, To, Yrs, G, W, L, W/L%, Plyfs, Div, Conf, Champ. Atlanta Hawks, NBA, 1950, 2016, 67, 5306, 2650, 2656 .499, 45, 11, 0, 1. Atlanta Hawks  ...

All Funked Up :: American Basketball Association is Founded in 1967

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Feb 1, 2015 ... On February 1, 1967, the American Basketball Association(ABA) was founded. It was on this day that the NBA's biggest competitor was founded ...

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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 ...

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

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1937, The National Basketball League is formed again. ... Basketball Association of America and the National Basketball League merge to become the NBA.

Leo Ferris, a Founder Of N.B.A., Dies at 76 - NYTimes.com

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Jun 5, 1993 ... He began his career in basketball when he and Ben Kerner founded a Buffalo franchise in the National Basketball League. Mr. Ferris became ...