Cricket is a popular sport the world over, as is betting on it. It adds an additional level of enjoyment to the cricket fans already watching the game. Turning from mere fan to engaged bettor makes the game intrinsically more interesting, as rooting for a team or certain outcome will turn into something that has financial repercussions. However, it is not only fans that bet on cricket games. Many sports bettors are bettors first and foremost and then go on to choose the sport they wish to bet on.
The letters NBA stand for the National Basketball Association, and this is the pre-eminent professional basketball league in North America. The league was established in New York City in 1946 as the Basketball Association of America, but adopted the present name three years later, after merging with the National Basketball League. The international as well as the individual team offices are directed from its head offices, which are in the Olympic Tower in New York City. Associated businesses, NBA Entertainment and NBA TV Studios are operated from offices located in New Jersey.