National Basketball Association
professional basketball league in North
America, particularly the United States and
Canada. One of the four major professional
sports leagues of North America, along with
the NHL, Major League Baseball and the NFL.
Was founded in 1946 as the Basketball
Association of America, and joining with the
National Basketball League, was renamed the
National Basketball Association.
5. who is this?
6. Michael Jeffrey Jordan• Michael Jeffrey Jordan;
born February 17, 1963,
Brooklyn, New York - the
basketball player and
former NBA player.
Played the shooting
guard position. Jordan
played an important role
in promoting basketball
and the NBA around the
world in the 1980s and