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The Women's Pro Basketball League was a major professional women's basketball league in the United States of America. The league was founded in 1978-79 with eight teams. The league, then with eight teams, folded after the 1980-81 season.


KEY: BLUE = Franchise at End of Final Season. RED = Franchise Prior to End of Final Season. YELLOW = Games but Never Franchise. GRAY = No Games. Women's Pro Basketball League.png

Franchise Histories


Season Championship
Women's Pro Basketball League
1978-79 Houston Angels 3 - 2 Iowa Cornets (best-of-five)
1979-80 New York Stars 3 - 1 Iowa Cornets (best-of-five)
1980-81 Nebraska Wranglers 3 - 2 Dallas Diamonds (best-of-five)

All-Star Game

Season Venue Municipality Result
1978-79 Hulu Theater Manhattan, New York Eastern Division 112 - 99 Midwestern Division
1979-80 Alumni Hall Chicago Western All-Stars 115 - 112 Eastern All-Stars
1980-81 Albuquerque Civic Auditorium Albuquerque, New Mexico Western All-Stars 125 - 92 Eastern All-Stars