National Basketball Association is a North America based men’s professional basketball league. It is one of the major competent sports leagues in Canada & the United States. The NBA is widely considered to be the top men’s professional basketball league in the world. There are 30 teams in the NBA. These are divided into 2 conferences(Eastern & Western Conference). Each conference has 3 parts and each part has 5 teams.
Here is the list of teams separated by Conference & Division:
Teams in Eastern Conference:
Atlantic Division Teams:
- Boston Celtics [ Boston, Massachusetts ]
- Brooklyn Nets [New York City, New York ]
- Philadelphia 76ers [ Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ]
- New York Knicks[New York City, New York ]
- Toronto Raptors [ Toronto, Ontario ]
Central Division Teams:
- Chicago Bulls [ Chicago, Illinois ]
- Cleveland Cavaliers [ Cleveland, Ohio ]
- Detroit Pistons [ Detroit, Michigan ]
- Indiana Pacers [ Indianapolis, Indiana ]
- Milwaukee Bucks [ Milwaukee, Wisconsin ]
Southeast Division Teams:
- Atlanta Hawks [ Atlanta, Georgia ]
- Charlotte Hornets [ Charlotte, North Carolina ]
- Miami Heat [ Miami, Florida ]
- Orlando Magic [ Orlando, Florida ]
- Washington Wizards [ Washington, D.C. ]
Teams in Western Conference:
Northwest Division Teams:
- Denver Nuggets [ Denver, Colorado ]
- Minnesota Timberwolves [ Minneapolis, Minnesota ]
- Oklahoma City Thunder [ Oklahoma City, Oklahoma ]
- Portland Trail Blazers [ Portland, Oregon ]
- Utah Jazz [ Salt Lake City, Utah ]
Pacific Division Teams:
- Golden State Warriors [ San Francisco, California ]
- Los Angeles Clippers [ Los Angeles, California ]
- Los Angeles Lakers [ Los Angeles, California ]
- Phoenix Suns [ Phoenix, Arizona ]
- Sacramento Kings [ Sacramento, California ]
Southwest Division Teams:
- Dallas Mavericks [ Dallas, Texas ]
- Houston Rockets [ Houston, Texas ]
- Memphis Grizzlies [ Memphis, Tennessee ]
- New Orleans Pelicans [ New Orleans, Louisiana ]
- San Antonio Spurs [ San Antonio, Texas ]
What is NBA?
National Basketball Association is a North America based men’s professional basketball league. It is one of the major competent sports leagues in Canada & the United States.
How many teams play in NBA?
There are 30 teams in the NBA.
How are the team in NBA categorized?
The teams are divided into 2 conferences(Eastern & Western Conference). Each conference has 3 parts and each part has 5 teams.
What teams are there in Central Division?
Central Division Teams:
1. Chicago Bulls - Chicago, Illinois
2. Cleveland Cavaliers - Cleveland, Ohio
3. Detroit Pistons - Detroit, Michigan
4. Indiana Pacers - Indianapolis, Indiana
5. Milwaukee Bucks - Milwaukee, Wisconsin