When was the first organized basketball game?

What is the first pro team organized in 1915?

One of the first and greatest pro teams was the Original Celtics, organized about 1915 in New York City.

Who invented the game of basketball?

Who were the original 8 NBA teams?

On June 6, 1946, the BAA or the Basketball Association of America was born and 11 franchises comprised the new professional basketball league: Boston, Providence, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Washington formed the East Division and Cleveland, Detroit, Toronto, Chicago and St. Louis the West Division.

What color was the first basketball?

The first basketball was dark-brown in color due to its heavy leather construction. Even though design-changes were so common in the 20th century, color-changes were not seen until 1957.

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