The NBA at 75: From a very modest beginning, to a behemoth

In this Oct. 31, 1996, file photo, former Toronto Huskies players, from left, Dick Schulz, Gino Sovran, Harry Miller and Ray Wertis try to steal the ball from former New York Knicks' Ossie Schectman, the first person to ever score a basket in the NBA, during an event in Toronto to commemorate the original 1946 game teams. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP, File) In this Oct. 31, 1996, file photo, former Toronto Huskies players, from left, Dick Schulz, Gino Sovran, Harry Miller and Ray Wertis try to steal the ball from former New York Knicks' Ossie Schectman, the first person to ever score a basket in the NBA, during an event in Toronto to commemorate the original 1946 game teams. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP, File)