The Great NBA Firsts!

The Firsts of the NBA! 1946-Present

The FirstsAnswerYear/Team
The First NBA Team1946
The First MVP1955-56/Atlanta Hawks
The First NBA Champion1947
First back to back Champions1949-1950
NBA First Draft Pick1947/Pittsburgh IronMen
First Female Assistant Coach2014/San Antonio Spurs
First NBA Player to score a 3-Point basket1979/Detroit Pistons
First Rookie of The Year1952-53
First Most Improved Player1985-86
First Coach of The Year1962-63
First 6th Man of The Year1982-83
First Defensive Player of The Year1982-83
First All Star Game MVP1951/Boston Celtics
First Executive of The Year1972-73/Kansas City-Omaha Kings
First Citizenship Award Winner1974-75/Baltimore Bullets
The FirstsAnswerYear/Team
First Sportsmanship Award Winner1985-86/Detroit Pistons
First Teammate of The Year Award Winner2012-13/Los Angeles Clippers
First NBA Player Field Goal1946/New York Knicks
First Player to Score Over 30 000 Points1972/Los Angeles Lakers
First Triple Double Season1961-62/Cincinatti Royals
First Foreign Born MVP1993-94
First Player to have 30+ Assists1990-91/Orlando Magic
First NBA Quadruple Double1976-77/Chicago Bulls
NBA First Player to score 100 points in a single game1962-63Philadelphia Warriors
First Slam Dunk Contest Winner1984
First Team to Win 70+ Games1995-96
First NBA Finals MVP1969
First 8th Seed to Make NBA Finals1999-2000
First Three Point Shootout Winner1986
First Player to win back to back MVP's1962

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