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Friday, 26 June 2015

National Basketball Association (NBA) headquarters

Post 169

Question1 Where is National Basketball Association (NBA) headquarters?
नेशनल बास्केटबॉल असोसिएशन का मुख्यालय कहाँ है ?
A) Mexico
B) New York
C) London
D) Washington
Answer: New York
Address: Olympic Tower Associates, 645 5th Ave, New York, NY 10022, United States

Question 2 In which year, National Basketball Association (NBA) was founded?
नेशनल बास्केटबॉल असोसिएशन की स्थापना किस वर्ष में हुई ?
A) 1937
B) 1949
C) 1946
D) 1947
Answer : 1946
Foundation date : 6 June 1946


What is the full form of NBA in NBA League?

Post 167

Question 1 What is the fullform of NBA in NBA League?
NBA का पूर्णरूप क्या है ?
A> National Badminton Association
B> National Basketball Association
C> National Bat Architecture
D> Night Batting Armour
Answer: National Basketball Association
Explanation NBA is headquartered in New York.

Question 2: What does BAA stands for in area of Basketball?
बास्केटबॉल के क्षेत्र में BAA किसके लिए प्रयोग होता है ?
A> Basketball Area of America
B> Basketball Association of America
C> Basketball Academy of America
D> Basketball Association and Academy
Answer: Basketball Association of America
Explanation: Basketball Association of America was founded in 1946. BAA and NBL combined to form NBA.


First Indian to be drafted in NBA League

Post 166 First Indian to be drafted in NBA League पहला भारतीय जो एन बी ए में बास्केटबॉल  खेलेगा
Image: Satnam Singh Indian selected in 2015 NBA Draft

Satnam Singh, 7'2" who was born in Punjab created the history on 26 June 2015 by becoming first Indian to be drafted into the NBA League. He will play for the Dallas Mavericks. Satnam is first person who was born in India and then got selected in NBA draft. From the age of 12 he was practising in government academy in India and after two years he moved to Florida. There he spent five years in IMG academy.

Although Canada born Gursimran Bhullar aka Sim Bhullar is the first player of Indian origin to play in the US-based league. In this case Bhullar's parents migrated to Canada. So Sim was born in Canada only but the origin was India.

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