We are dedicated to serving the Spokane community through an Engaging, Entertaining, and Competitive Basketball Experience.
Engaging - Community Engagement
Entertaining - Enjoyable Family Experiences
Competitive Experience - High Level Basketball
When: January 23, 2021
Where: PROVIDED w/Registration
Registration Deadline: January 16, 2021
**The registration process will consist of each participant taking 3 total COVID tests in the weeks leading up to the tryout date. Tests will be administered by professional medical assistants at a location provided by the Lilac City Legends.
If a participant does not comply with our policy and procedure, they will not be able to tryout.**
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 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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