How many teams were in the NBA in 1946?

How many NBA teams were there in the 50s and 60s?

The 1960–61 NBA season was the 15th season of the National Basketball Association. The season ended with the Boston Celtics winning their 3rd straight NBA title, beating the St. Louis Hawks 4 games to 1 in the NBA Finals.

1960–61 NBA season
Number of teams 8
TV partner(s) NBC
Top draft pick Oscar Robertson

Who won the 1946 NBA Finals?

Who was the best basketball player in 1946?

All-NBA first team: Max Zaslofsky (Chicago Stags), Bob Feerick (Washington Capitols), Joe Fulks (Philadelphia Warriors), Bones McKinney (Washington Capitols), Stan Miasek (Detroit Falcons).


PLAYER Bob Feerick
FG 6.62/16.51
(%) 40.1
3P –/–

Who won the 1947 NBA championship?

Who won the first NBA game in 1946?

The NBA’s first game was played at Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto on November 1, 1946. The New York Knickerbockers defeated the Toronto Huskies 68–66 at Maple Leaf Gardens.

Toronto Huskies roster.

Pos. G
No. 14
Name McCarron, Mike
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
From Seton Hall

Why does LA have 2 NBA teams?

How did Los Angeles end up with two NBA teams? With the Los Angeles Lakers already present in LA in 1960, it was in 1981, Donald Sterling became the owner of the Clippers and moved the team after a few seasons in 1984 against the NBA’s approval. … Los Angeles is big enough city to easily house two teams.

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