THIS DATE IN KNICKS HISTORY

 

June 6 (1946) Knicks are born at the first meeting of the Basketball Association of America. Other teams include Boston (Celtics), Philadelphia (Warriors), Providence (Steamrollers), Toronto (Huskies), Washington (Capitols), Chicago (Stags), Cleveland (Rebels), Detroit (Falcons), Pittsburgh (Ironmen) and St. Louis (Bombers)