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It Took Four Years For The NBA To Break The Color...

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The National Basketball League desegregated before the NFL and MLB. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrfeqprHS-U The National Basketball Association still has not fully explained why the Basketball Association of America...

Bill Russell, Civil Rights Leader, NBA Player Dead At 88

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Russell took a civil rights stand in 1961. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ev66ieSkfQ8 Bill Russell, who passed away at the age of 88, was certainly one of professional basketball's greatest...

NBA Celebrates Its 75th Birthday With An All Star Game

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It's showtime. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqgazGg4bGM It is NBA All-Star weekend and the league is celebrating its 75th birthday season. August 3rd, 1949 is the official birthdate of the National...

The NBA Is Not Adding The Harlem Globetrotters To Its League

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The BAA and NBA needed the Globbies once. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s6i-aB1TiYE The owners of the Harlem Globetrotters want to become a part of the National Basketball Association and...

The NBA Neglects Some Of Its Past History

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Forgetting the 1930s and 1940s. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sibo76iVMto The present-day National Basketball Association is 70 years old although the roots of the league go back...

The NBA Will Be 69 Years Old

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August 3, 1949 is the official birthday of the National Basketball Association although the league does point out that the NBA began as the Basketball Association of America in 1946.