The Board of BCL Americas (BCLA) has defined and approved key resolutions for the upcoming Season 3 of BCLA. Considering the current COVID pandemic situation, in particular in South America, the BCLA Board has decided for the league to play in a bubble format where each of the twelve (12) teams will have a chance to host in the group stage.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a professional basketball league in North America. The league is composed of 30 teams (29 in the United States and 1 in Canada) and is one of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. It is the premier men's professional basketball league in the world.
The original American Basketball Association ( ABA) was a major men's professional basketball league from 1967 to 1976. The ABA ceased to exist with the American Basketball Association–National Basketball Association merger in 1976, leading to four ABA teams joining the National Basketball Association and to the introduction of the 3-point shot in the NBA in 1979.
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The Professional Basketball League of America or PBLA was a short lived basketball league that existed in 1947. Initially going to have a 60 game schedule with 30 games at home and 30 games on the road, the league lasted just three weeks before folding.
LEAGUE HISTORY Maurice White, owner of the Chicago Gears (National Basketball League champions for 1946-47), took his team and, together with fifteen other businessmen, formed the Professional Basketball League of America for the 1947-48 season They produced a 60 game schedule for each team (30 at home and 30 away), signed all players to two year contracts, and branched out into many new cities in the South and Midwest for professional sports first venture in those areas. Unfortunately ...
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Metropolitan Basketball League (MBL), 1921–1928; American Basketball League (ABL), 1925–1955; National Basketball League (NBL), 1926–27; National Basketball League (NBL), 1929–30; National Basketball League (NBL), 1932–33; Midwest Basketball Conference (MBC), 1935–1937; became National Basketball League with 1937-38 season.
The American Basketball League played one full season, 1961–1962, and part of the next season until the league folded on December 31, 1962. The ABL was the first basketball league to have a three point shot for baskets scored far away from the goal. Other rules that set the league apart were a 30-second shooting clock and a wider free throw lane of 18 feet instead of the standard 12.
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