In the world from the long histories people want to entertain in order to escape from their daily life routines and then they have lots of alternatives to do this. They find lots of plays or other things in order to relax and from the history people have been producing new games or other things. On this point we can say that from the history maybe the most effective thing that people find is the sport.
Sport is not only beneficial for the health of people but also on the other hand making sport are relaxing people. The people especially who are young people when they are making sports are far from the bad habits like smoking, using drugs or other harmful activities for the human body. When we look at today there are lots of branches of sports in the world and the most popular of them are Football, Basketball, Baseball, Sprint, and Swimming and there are also lots of them. On this point we are going to close look to the Basketball. It is very popular sport all over the whole world and in addition to the whole world especially in the country of United States of America basketball is very popular. There are lots of basketball leagues in the world and it can be said that NBA is the most popular league in the world. Now let’s look at the close view to NBA basketball league.
The History of NBA
NBA is standing for National Basketball Association and it is a professional basketball league organization that is established in the United States of America. Through the whole world it is the most watched organization between the organizations of basketball. On the official logo of the NBA, there is a shade of a basketball player who is an old Los-Angeles Lakers player Jerry West. It is established on the date of 6 June 1946 in the United States of America but when it is established first its name is BAA which means Basketball Association of America. After some time on the date of 1949 its name is changed as National Basketball Association when it is combined with other association that name is National Basketball League (NBL). On the middle of the years of 1950’s Afro-American basketball players start to play in NBA and after this date Afro-American players has lots of places in the teams and they are very successful because of their physical power. Another point is about the NBA is how many basketball teams in NBA today totally. When we look at the teams today in NBA there are 30 teams in total. These teams are these teams.
They are dividing the country two different regions and there are 15 teams in each region.