Posted Feb 27 2013 9:10AM
1947: Dallmar, Warriors Win First Title
A big shot by the Warriors' Howie Dallmar in the final minute clinched the first title in the league that would later become known as the National Basketball Association.
1950: True Trail Blazers
Earl Lloyd, Chuck Cooper, and Nat "Sweetwater" Clifton may not have been able to eat in certain restaurants in 1950, but the trio entered the NBA that year and became pioneers for today's African-American basketball players.
1953: Celtics Down Nationals in Four Overtimes
Before the 24-second shot clock, in the stagnant era of the NBA, Bob Cousy and the Celtics outran Syracuse in an atypical postseason game.
1958: Pettit's Revenge
Bob Pettit turned in one of the finest performances in championship history when he scored 50 points in Game 6 against the Boston Celtics.
|November 25: Top 10|
The best of the best from Tuesday's action from the Association are highlight in the Top 10.
|Butler's Big Night |
Jimmy Butler scores 32 points in the Bulls 114-109 loss at Denver.
|Block Of The Night - Darrell Arthur|
Darrell Arthur gets the big swat from behind on Jimmy Butler.
|November 25: The Daily Zap|
All the action from the five games around the NBA on Tuesday wrapped up in the Daily Zap.
|Steal Of The Night - DeMarre Carroll|
DeMarre Carroll picks John Wall's pocket and takes it to the other end for the layup and the foul.