Dr. J Selling His Championship Rings. Possibly Related: Dr. J Sued For Defaulting On A Loan

For the Julius Erving completist, there's some neat stuff available at auction later this week. Besides his NBA and two ABA championship rings, there's also his class rings from high school and college. Or maybe his gameworn Pythons uniform from The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh. Or the watch he received for winning the … » 10/26/11 11:20am 10/26/11 11:20am

How Do They Sleep At Night? On A 10-Foot High Pile Of Money

You might remember back, a few months ago, when we told you about the brothers Silna, the former owners of the ABA St. Louis Spirits who, to this day, get one-seventh of the revenue of all NBA television contracts even though they haven't owned a team in 30 years. Well, with the new NBA/ABC/ESPN contract signed… » 6/28/07 4:45pm 6/28/07 4:45pm

New ABA Coach Has Cleanest Rain Gutters In His Neighborhood

We love the Dodge City Legends' motion offense; the one in which their center sets picks at the top of the key. Because it's important to keep the tallest player in the history of organized basketball as far away from the basket as you can at all times. You've probably heard of Sun Ming Ming, a native of China who,… » 2/01/07 11:00am 2/01/07 11:00am

Will Ferrell Is Making A Movie About The ABA

I ran across this yesterday and thought it was the sort of thing about which you'd like to be made aware: Will Ferrell and Andre Benjamin of OutKast are making a movie entited "Semi-Pro" about an ABA Basketball team. Sold. That's all I need. To be honest, I was sold after "Will Ferrell," but I thought it polite to go… » 12/10/06 5:00pm 12/10/06 5:00pm