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Lansing Legends

Basketball

Lansing Legends Presents

Basketball Skills and Agility Training

Staff with High School, College or Pro Experience

Ages

8 year of age and Older

Group Sessions (Also Available) 

Time/Date/Cost

Pending on the Needs and Experience of the Players.

For More Information Contact 

Maurice Benson   

Ballers and Shooters Cd & DVD Coming Soon!

Please Submit Clean Music , Video

Contact Name and Phone # to ballersandshooters@gmail.com

THE HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION

The American Basketball Association (ABA) is a men’s professional basketball league.  The league has grown to become the largest professional sports league in the world!

In 1999 Joe Newman and Richard P. Tinkham founded the league. It is the re-launch of the original ABA which merged with the NBA in 1976.  Tinkham co-founded both the original ABA and the Indiana Pacers. Joe Newman was the CEO of Joe Newman Advertising, Inc. and Alliance Broadcasting Group, Inc. 

The original ABA was established in 1967 and merged with the National Basketball Association in 1976 [New Jersey Nets, San Antonio Spurs, Indiana Pacers, Denver Nuggets].  Some of the ABA notable players where: Julius Irving (Dr. J) George Gervin (The Iceman), Ricky Barry, Moses Malone along with, many others that came to be NBA players.  The ABA was reformed in 2000 in partnership with the NBA and has been operating in harmony for the past 16 years.

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