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professional basketball

Women's Professional Basketball League

Women's Professional Basketball League (abbreviated WBL) was a professional women's basketball league in the United States. The league played three seasons from the fall of 1978 to the spring of 1981. The league is generally considered to be the first American professional women's basketball league to be founded.

Teams

  • California Dreams (1979-80)
  • Chicago Hustle (1978-81)
  • Dallas Diamonds (1979-81)
  • Dayton Rockettes (1978-79)
  • Houston Angels (1978-80)
  • Iowa Cornets (1978-80)
  • Milwaukee Does (1978-80)
  • Minnesota Fillies (1978-81)
  • Nebraska Wranglers (1980-81)
  • New England Gulls (1980-81)
  • New Jersey Gems (1978-81)
  • New Orleans Pride (1979-81)
  • New York Stars (1978-80)
  • Philadelphia Fox (1979-80)
  • St. Louis Streak (1979-81)
  • San Francisco Pioneers (1979-81)
  • Washington Metros (1979-80)

Champions of WBL

  • 1978-79 Houston Angels
  • 1979-80 New York Stars
  • 1980-81 Nebraska Wranglers

Selected Notable Players

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