It all started with Dr. J and George Gervin and the famed Red White & Blue Ball
The ABA is the largest professional sports league in the U.S. When play begins next season, the league will have over 100 teams. It is also the most diversified professional sports league ever with over 75% of its teams owned by African – Americans, Hispanics, Asians and Women.
The league provides opportunities for over 1000 players to play at the professional level and over 200 coaches to coach at the professional level.