Originally Posted by Claudius
I'd examine league structure, finances and ownership of this team.
The NBA was in its infancy and like when many teams start, because of league instability, teams end up falling by the way side.
exactly. there could have been a number of factors. I'm sure the league and the teams were essentially learning on the fly. It's not like 1940s NBA was this smooth running business machine that would resemble anything it is today.