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NBA Original Teams 1946-1947 Season

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The NBA originated in 1946 with 11 teams. The league did not have a NBA logo until 1950 season. In that season, the league was known as Basketball Association of America (BAA). The teams played a 60-game schedule with the postseason playoffs in 1947. Philadelphia Warriors became the first BAA Champion, beating the Chicago Stags […]

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Philadelphia 76ers Logos History

The Philadelphia 76ers was founded in 1946 and originally known as the Syracuse Nationals. The team moved to Philadelphia in 1963 and became the 76ers. Commonly known as the Sixers, the current Sixers logo features the number 76 with 13 stars arranged in a circle above which represents the original 13 American colonies. Team Logos […]

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Golden State Warriors Logos History

The franchise started in 1946 as the Philadelphia Warriors. in 1962, the team moved to the Bay Area in San Francisco and became the San Francisco Warriors. Because of low attendance, the team moved across the bay to Oakland and changed its name to Golden State Warriors. The current Warriors logo features Golden Gate bridge […]

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Philadelphia Eagles Logos History

In 1931, Philadelphia’s NFL franchise, the Frankford Yellow Jackets, went bankrupt and ceased operations midway through the season. After a year of searching for replacement, NFL granted an expansion franchise to new owners Lud Wray and Bert Bell. They named the new franchise the Philadelphia Eagles and played their first game on October 15, 1933. […]