Many were asking who won the first ring in NBA?
Firstly, before the formation of the NBA, the league was called the BAA. Following the third season in 1948-1949, the BAA took in most of the NBL and rebranded the league into NBA.
In the 1946 – 1947 season. The Warriors defeated the Knicks 2-0 in the Eastern Conference final advancing themselves in the Finals meet up with the Chicago Stags in the BAA Finals.
Later, The Philadelphia Warriors defeated the Chicago Stags 4-1 in the series claiming the first ever victory in the basketball history.
1947 Warriors Championship Ring NBA
The 1947 Warriors Championship Ring was a classic designed NBA Championship Ring featuring a bezel set round diamond in the center of the ring.
Unlike championship rings today with plenty details and personalization on every ring each player receives. This classic Championship Ring only has a ‘Phila Warriors Champions’ on the face of the ring.
Furthermore, the season year was engraved on both side of the band.
This classic ring was the first ever NBA Championship Ring in the history of the competitive basketball competition.
Also, the beginning of the revolutionary growth of the NBA Empire.