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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ossie_Schectman

Oscar Benjamin "Ossie" Schectman (March 30, 1919 – July 30, 2013) was an American professional basketball player. He is credited with having scored the first basket in the Basketball Association of America (BAA), which would later become the National Basketball Association (NBA),. ... America (BAA), Schectman made the first basket when the Knicks played the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_oldest_and_youngest_National_Basketball_Association_players

This is a list of oldest and youngest National Basketball Association players. The National ... The youngest player ever to play in the NBA was Andrew Bynum, who played his first game six days after his 18th birthday. The oldest active player is ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Who+Was+the+First+NBA+Player%3F&v=AgkCrYZBT34
Jul 30, 2013 ... On November 1, 1947, during the inaugural game played between the New York Knickerbockers and Toronto Huskies, Ossie Schectman of the ...

www.nba.com/history/firstgame_feature.html

also the site of the league's very first game on Nov. 1, 1946, with the ... The fact of the matter was that the players did not and could not jump very well. Nor was ...

nbahoopsonline.com/Articles/firstgame.html

On November 1, 1946, the first NBA (at the time called the BAA) basketball ... -If you were taller than the tallest Huskies player (6 ft 8 in), you could attend the ...

www.thefirstbasket.com/story.html

While the era of Jewish professional basketball players has passed, the story of these sports pioneers illustrates how the American 20th Century was shaped by ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/earl-lloyd-becomes-first-black-player-in-the-nba

On this day in History, Earl Lloyd becomes first black player in the NBA on Oct 31, 1950. Learn more about what happened today on History.

www.espn.com/nba/history/awards/_/id/44

All-NBA 1st Team. YEAR, PLAYER, POS, TEAM, FG%, PPG, RPG, APG, BLKPG. 2017, LeBron James, F, Cleveland Cavaliers .548, 26.4, 8.6, 8.7, 0.6.

www.cheatsheet.com/sports/the-7-best-nba-players-who-came-in-straight-from-high-school.html

Jun 21, 2017 ... These are the 7 best NBA players who did it. ... He bypassed college, was selected first overall in the 2001 NBA Draft by the Washington ...