The New NBA Logo for it 75th Anniversary
75 years have passed since that first season, in 1946; To celebrate, a new commemorative NBA logo has been designed.
For this special image, the NBA maintains the Jerry West-inspired silhouette, as well as the colors red, white and blue.
Inside this, which has the same proportion of blue and red as the usual logo, the Logoman appears, accompanied by the number 75, with the lines that normally appear on the ball.
Through a statement, the NBA confirmed that this logo “will appear during the 2021-22 season on the courts and on official NBA merchandise, inside the stadiums and in the original broadcast, digital content and social networks.”
The first game played in the history of the League, formerly known as the Basketball Association of America, took place on November 1, 1946 between the New York Knicks and the Toronto Huskies (now the Toronto Raptors).
The Golden State Warriors were the first champions, but at that time they were known as the Philadelphia Warriors.