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National Basketball Association
Current season:
2021–22 season
The current NBA logo since 2017.
League information
Competition level Professional
Founded June 6, 1946
(as the BBA)
Inaugural season 1946-47
No. of teams 30:
29 (United States)
1 (Canada)
Key people Commissioner:
Adam Silver
Dep. Commissioner:
Mark Tatum
Headquarters 345 Park Ave.
Manhattan, New York
Media: NBA Entertainment
Governing body: USA Basketball
Minor league: NBA G League
Players Union: NBAPA
Playoffs/Championship format
Playoffs NBA Playoffs
Championship: NBA Finals
Most recent: Milwaukee Bucks (2nd title)
Most titles: Boston Celtics
Los Angeles Lakers
(17 titles each)

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The National Basketball Association is a North American professional basketball league in the United States and Canada, it highest level of basketball in the United States with currently 30 teams, 28 (U.S.) and 1 (Canada).


Eastern Conference
Division Team Location Arena Founded Joined NBA
Atlantic Division Boston Celtics.png Boston Celtics Boston, Massachusettes, USA TD Garden 1946 1946
Brooklyn Nets primary logo.png Brooklyn Nets Brooklyn, New York, USA Barclays Center 1967
as New Jersey Americans
New York Knicks primary logo.png New York Knicks Manhattan, New York, USA Madison Square Garden 1946 1946
Philadelphia 76ers primary logo.png Philadelphia 76ers Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Barclays Center 1946
as Syracuse Nationals
Toronto Raptors primary logo.png Toronto Raptors Toronto, Ontario, Canada Scotia Bank Arena 1995 1995

Eastern Conference[]

NBA Atlantic

NBA Central

NBA Southeast

Western Conference[]

NBA Southwest

NBA Northwest

NBA Pacific

Former Teams[]