National Basketball Association
NBA is the abbreviation of National Basketball Association of the USA. Today, world’s best and most expensive basketball players are showing up in the NBA teams. LeBron James, Steph Curry, Kevin Durant and others. They are the most important basketball players who are playing different teams in the NBA. Since its founding as a league in 1949, the National Basketball Association (NBA) has become a global and gigantic institution that has made little league basketball as the fastest growing sport in the world.
NBA history is full of remarkable stories and fascinating characters. You can see many legend players if you look at the NBA History. Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Michael Jordan, Karl Malone, Kobe Bryant, Wilt Chamberlain, Shaq O’Neal, Elvin Hayes, Dirk Nowitzki , Hakeem Olujawon and others. Each figure has different story and all of them are so memorable for supporters.
Short Background of NBA
In 1891, Naismith, the father of basketball who began to work in a school in Springfield, devouring the state of Massachusetts, noticed that the miserable students were bored with their lives in this region where freezing colds were experienced during the winter season. Thought, moved; he designed an activity that could be played in closed and disdainful areas as well as the ability of the well-fed peasants to crush the weaknesses, as well as endurance and skill.
Especially, with earning its corporate identity and becoming widespread in the USA, NBA has started to be watched by millions of people from different states of the USA. After the 1970s, with the developing colored TVs in the world, this organization started to show in different countries from different regions of the planet. Today, more than one billion people are following NBA matches and finals actively.