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National Basketball Association - Wikipedia

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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 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.

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) | 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 - NBA Hoops Online

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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 ...

National Basketball Association - History - ABA - NBL

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... two leagues. The National Basketball Association (NBA) information on Rauzulu' Street: ... 1937, The National Basketball League is formed again. 1937- 38 ...

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).

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

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The first pro basketball league, the National Basketball League, formed in 1898 .... Fans Turned Off By Changing Game In the NBA, the Minnesota Lakers had a ...

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 ...