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The National Basketball Association, more commonly referred to as the NBA, is the world's premier men's professional basketball league and one of the major professional sports leagues of North America.

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 in the fall of 1949 after merging with the rival National Basketball League. The league's several international and individual team offices are directed out its head offices located in the Olympic Tower at 645 Fifth Avenue in New York City. NBA Entertainment and NBA TV studios are directed out of offices located in Secaucus, New Jersey.

Scoring Race

The last time at least three players averaged at least 30 points per game was during the 1981-82 season. Kobe Bryant, Allen Iverson and LeBron James have a chance to do it this season.
Everyday follow the scoring race at NBA.com

T-Mobile Rookie Report

The T-Mobile Rookie Report is your home for everything to do with the rookie class, including rankings, features and video.
Rankings: Paul leads the way

Rookie Challenge: Sophs Roll

POWER RANKINGS

Every Wednesday, we rank NBA teams from one to 30. This week, Chauncey Billups and the Pistons keep the top spot.



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