The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the pre-eminent men's professional basketball league in North America, and is widely considered to be the premier men's professional basketball league in the world.The league was founded in New York City on June 6, 1946, as the Basketball Association of America (BAA).The league adopted the name National Basketball Association on August 3, 1949.
There are 29 in the United States and 1 in Canada team in the NBA.The Basketball Association of America was founded in 1946 by owners of the major ice hockey arenas in the North-eastern and Midwestern United States and Canada. On November 1, 1946, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, the Toronto Huskies hosted the New York Knickerbockers at Maple Leaf Gardens, in a game the NBA now regards as the first played in its history.
In the NBA is my favorite sport. My favorite team and player is cleveland cavaliers and my my favourite player is Lebron James who is two times nba finals MVP. Lebron use to play for the Miami Heats but now he is going back to the team he was drafted in with Kevin love who use to play for the Minnesota Timberwolves.