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How many NBA teams

Ringing2010-01-17 06:01:12 +0000 #1

attack is the best defense2010-01-17 06:04:20 +0000 #2
NBA how many teams? ---- 30, east and west of 15, as follows:


● Eastern Conference Atlantic Division: New York Knicks, New Jersey Nets, Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors, Philadelphia 76ers

● Central Division: Detroit Pistons, Indiana Pacers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls

● Southeast Division: Miami Heat, Orlando Magic, Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Bobcats


● Western Conference Northwest Division: Minnesota Timberwolves, Denver Nuggets, Utah Jazz, Portland Trail Blazers, the Oklahoma Thunder Force

● Pacific Division: Sacramento Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, Phoenix Suns, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers

● Southwest Division: San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks, Memphis Grizzlies, New Orleans Hornets Team
angel_sun2010-01-17 06:31:15 +0000 #3
NBA a total of 30 teams in each of 15 east and west.
llw19892010-01-17 06:50:17 +0000 #4
NBA had 30 teams! Western Union:

1, Phoenix Suns (Phoenix Suns): team built in 1968, Phoenix is the capital of Arizona, located in the desert in the west coast of the United States, the annual rainfall scarcity, sunny, with "sun" as the team name The most representative of significance. Sonic Underwater Navigation System Underwater sonar navigation systems

2, San Antonio Spurs (San Antonio Spurs): NBA, one of the founding teams, the earliest time the team headquarters in Dallas, the team called "Dallas oak teams", 1970 renamed "Texas oak teams", moved to San Antonio in 1973, later changed to "San Antonio Spurs." "San Antonio" is a horse who nailed a pair of shoes to keep up with an iron horse of the thorn needle, this as a team name that reflects the development of the western United States of the times. Space Power Unit Reactor power supply unit used in space flight reactor

3, Seattle (Seattle Supersonics): the team was born in Seattle, is the world's largest aircraft manufacturer Boeing's headquarters is located. Established in 1967, when the team, Boeing is developing manufacture of supersonic passenger plane, Boeing's help in the creation of the team also chose the "Sonics" name.

4, Dallas Mavericks (Dallas Mavericks): 1980 Nian 3 months, the team owner in the collection to about 4600 names, select the "Maverick" for the team team name.

5, Sacramento Kings (Sacramento Kings): the team is the NBA changed its name as much as other teams catch up, and had just established called the "Rochester Royals", in 1957 changed its name to "Cincinnati Royals", in 1972 renamed the "Kansas City - Omaha Kings, "to settle in Sacramento until 1985, changed its name to" Sacramento Kings. "

6, Houston Rockets (Houston Rockets): the team was first in the prevalence of munitions industry, San Diego, in 1961 moved to the United States National Aeronautics and Space Agency (NASA) in Houston, the location, the "Rocket" is the name is more worthy of the name of the. United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration National Aeronautics and Space Administration

7, Memphis Grizzlies (Memphis Grizzlies): Grizzlies was born in 1995, when the NBA to expand overseas as part of a plan, home based in Vancouver, Canada, and Western Canada is very representative of the animal "big grizzly bear" to the team name, a symbol of basketball power. In 2001, the Grizzlies moved back to Memphis, Tennessee, United States, changed its name to the Memphis Grizzlies.

8, Los Angeles Lakers (LA Lakers): 1948 joined NBA when the Lakers were still in Minnesota Ebolisi, but a plane crash, so that Lakers owner make a determined effort, in 1960, moved to Los Angeles. Team name is the name of collecting to the effect that the Great Lakes in the northeastern U.S. to work or live person.

9, Minnesota Timberwolves (Minnesota Timberwolves): 1989 joined NBA, Minnesota area with the number of a ferocious wild animal, "Wolves" name.

10, Denver Nuggets (Denver Nuggets): originally called "Denver Rockets" is the ABA, one of the founding team. Join the NBA was renamed in 1974 after the "Nuggets", since the 19th century the western United States and the big developing countries when he found a gold mine in Denver.

11, the Los Angeles Clippers (LA Clippers): 1970 Founded in Buffalo (buffalo Buffalo), the team known as "Buffalo Braves." Moved to San Diego in 1978, after the name was changed to "San Diego Clippers" in 1980 they moved to Los Angeles.

12, Portland Trail Blazers (Portland Trail Blazers): Founded in 1970, when Portland is precisely the center of the western development, hence the "pioneers" to the team name can reflect the era of特征.

13, Utah Jazz (Utah Jazz): Founded in 1974, was home in New Orleans, the team called "New Orleans Jazz." Salt Lake City, Utah in 1980, moved even after they adopted a "Jazz" name.

14, Golden State Warriors (Golden State Warriors): 1946 was born in Philadelphia and the production team known as "Philadelphia warrior teams" is to express the United States War of Independence at the expense of a tribute to the warrior. Moved to San Francisco in 1962, later changed to the "Golden State Warriors."

15, New Orleans / Oklahoma City Hornets (New Orleans Hornets / Okelahoma): 1988 formed in Charlotte, and enter the NBA, the team marked the team is a ferocious class wasp, is collected from the community to works, another emblem of the City of Charlotte also has bee pattern. In 2002 by the Charlotte Hornets moved to New Orleans. Since 2005, the rarely hurricane New Orleans, the team moved to "Oklahoma."

Eastern Conference:

1, Miami (Miami Heat): 1988 was established in the team warm and pleasant in the four seasons in Miami, Florida, so many team name list of candidates selected "hot", it should now show out of Miami climatic conditions, but also hope that the team can have a booming and prosperous future.

2, Detroit Pistons (Detroit Pistons): 1948 when you joined the NBA headquarters in the Ford Wyant, the boss is engaged in manufacturing pistons, "Piston" became the team's team name. In 1957, the team moved to Detroit, Motor City, after the continued use of the name.

3, Boston Celtics (Boston Celtics): 1946 years, the 11 ice hockey boss to discuss formation of a new basketball league, so BAA should be Yun-sheng, the Celtics team is one of the original 11 teams. Because there are many Irish immigrants in Boston, many of which immigrants are Celtic, so the team first built a team name is called "Original Celtics", after the simplification into a "Celtic."

4, Cleveland Cavaliers (Cleveland Cavaliers): 1970 Nian member, Cleveland, addressed to the newly established professional basketball team when the team name starting in the local vote, the results of 6000 votes, more than two-thirds of the a number of votes will always choose the "Knight."

5, the Washington Wizards (Washington Wizards): 1961 joined the NBA, the team headquarters in Baltimore when the team is also known as "Bullets" because of the munitions industry is well developed in Baltimore. Continue after the team moved to Washington with "Bullets" is the name, since called the "bullet" prone to violence, until the 1997-1998 season, it changed to "Wizards" was also called "Wizards."

6, Orlando Magic (Orlando Magic): Magic team is one of the NBA's new army in 1989, they have joined NBA. Because Disney World Orlando theme park is one of the major leisure and entertainment and "Come to the magic" (play Magic) is Orlando's favorite saying a word, hence the name Magic.

7, the Chicago Bulls (Chicago Bulls): 1966 joined NBA, because Michael Michael - Jordan's underlying reason why the Chicago Bulls is definitely the highest profile in the global NBA teams. Chicago is very well-developed animal husbandry, the city's professional football team and professional baseball teams have a team named after animals, so "bull" has become a professional basketball team the Chicago team name.

8, Philadelphia 76ers (Philadelphia 76ers): As a veteran of the NBA team, the construction team at the beginning, when the Philadelphia 76ers neither home is located in Philadelphia, has not named the 76ers , but played a very wealthy means that the name of patriotism - Syracuse Nationals (Syracuse Nations). Established in 1937 as the Syracuse Nationals NBL (National Basketball League) and ABB (American Basketball Association) merger in 1949 joined the NBA, 1963 Nian later moved to Philadelphia to "76ers" because Philadelphia is the In 1776, the United States declared its independence place.

9, Indiana Pacers (Indiana Pacers): also known as the Indiana Pacers. In 1976 to join NBA, Pacers English name is "Pacers", pronunciation and "Pace car" is very similar to the "Pace car" in the "Indianapolis 500" (and the F1 racing events in the world-famous par one) game in front of the clear the way for pilot cars, not let the name of its thunder racing. Team in order to "Pacers" name, naturally wanted to "Indianapolis 500" popular fame.

10, New Jersey (New Jersey Nets): Nets in 1976 joined the NBA, "network" refers to the "Nets" is a basketball in one of the elements indispensable. The reason why the Nets from the name, on the one hand, and basketball to the point of the relationship between climbing the other hand, because the tennis team back in New Jersey before the establishment of the New York baseball teams have been METS and football JETS, when these two teams are has grown up, the Nets played the two teams euphony NETS, what it actually Xiangzhan light.

11, Milwaukee Bucks (Milwaukee Bucks): 1968 joined the NBA, and many do not know what animal names to the team named the same team, the Milwaukee team in the naming himself has wavered, and finally including " Skunk (Skunk) "," Beaver (Beaver) "a lot of animals, such as name, select a good jumping ability, but also along the wild Milwaukee," Bucks "as the team's team name.

12, New York Knicks (New York Knicks): join the NBA time, 1946, the correct term is "knickerbockers team" because New York has a large number of Dutch immigrants, the Dutch were the most like to wear loose baggy trousers hypertrophy, and "Knicks" only "knickers" in the transliteration.

13, Toronto Raptors (Toronto Raptors): Raptors was born in 1995, when the NBA to expand overseas as part of a plan, home based in Toronto, Canada, team name is also collected from, and he finally picked a ferocious speed, high-bouncing "dragon."

14, Charlotte Bobcats (Charlotte Bobcats): "Lynx," North Carolina mountains in the wild animals, it is alert, be good at capturing prey, with all the habits of cats. Bobcats in 2004 to join NBA.

15, Atlanta Hawks (Atlanta Hawks): originally named as the "Three Cities Blackhawks," is borrowed chief "Black Hawk" name. Moved to Milwaukee in 1951 after the name was changed to "Hawks." In 1955, moved to St. Louis, moved to Atlanta in 1968, still has the use of "Hawks" is the name.



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