Today in Basketball League History

Basketball Leagues: NBA - NCAA - WNBA

Events in Sport

  • 1949-08-03 Basketball Association of America & National Basketball League merge to form National Basketball Association
  • 1961-10-27 American Basketball League starts play
  • 1962-12-31 American Basketball League announces suspension of operation
  • 1978-06-20 1st 6 teams of Women's Pro Basketball League (WBL) granted-Iowa, NJ, Milwaukee, Chicago, Minnesota & Dayton
  • 1978-12-09 1st game of Women's Pro Basketball League (WBL), Chicago Hustle vs Milwaukee Does
  • 1989-05-15 US Basketball League cancels its summer schedule