February 24, 2006 - American Basketball Association (ABA)
Los Angeles, CA. Derrick Pearson, host of ABALIVETALK, announced that this week's program will add two new features. There will be more interviews from ABA All Star Weekend, plus a playoff preview and the Ask the CEO segment with ABA CEO Joe Newman at 3pm eastern time. Pearson will also have interviews with the new Salt Lake City Dream owner, Kenny Wamsley, and will feature Fresno Heatwave owner, Reggie Davis.
As a special attraction, Pearson will introduce a new feature on Morgan Davies, a race car driver in the ARCA Re/Max Series, showcasing his 2006 campaign and his involvement with the ABA as a car sponsor.
ABALIVETALK will feature a new EMAIL OF THE WEEK segment that will allow fans, owners, players, media and others to email the show and have the email read on the air. Anyone can email the show at firstname.lastname@example.org. Alley Oop Inc., the official apparel supplier of the ABA, will provide ABA merchandise as prizes for the best and most interesting email each week. You can catch all of the action by visiting www.abalive.com. To email the show, email email@example.com. For ABA All Star merchandise, visit www.alleyoopinc.com.
Note: OurSports Central no longer actively covers the American Basketball Association (ABA) as a professional league due in part to its inability to publish and play a schedule and the transitory nature of many of its teams. For information on professional minor leagues, please see OSC's basketball section.