The National Basketball Association is an American private, professional basketball league and one of the most recognized in the world. This league does not depend on the American Basketball Federation since it is a private league, but it usually has agreements with it and with the FIBA (International Basketball Federation).
The NBA was founded in 1946 in New York by the owners of the essential American basketball clubs. Currently, it is made up of 30 teams or franchises, grouped into two conferences: the East and the West, and in six divisions of five teams each.
The teams that won the most titles in the NBA are Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, Chicago Bulls, Golden State Warriors, and San Antonio Spurs, among others.