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Forum: ABA 11-09-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,390
Posted By panchess
While the NCAA had to crack down on the college...

While the NCAA had to crack down on the college basketball exhibitions, I do miss the Globetrotters college tours of a few years back..
Forum: D-League 11-09-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,135
Posted By panchess
The one kicker that could help Birmingham is...

The one kicker that could help Birmingham is whether having a team there could help Hawks ticket sales in Atlanta. You would assume Gwinnett is a captive market for the Hawks, and putting a NBDL...
Forum: ABA 08-08-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,728
Posted By panchess
Since the re-do and bringing over the teams form...

Since the re-do and bringing over the teams form the CBA, the D-League has been pretty stable. That would tell me the teams are doing OK.
Forum: ABA 08-01-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,728
Posted By panchess
MLB teams play college teams in exhibition games...

MLB teams play college teams in exhibition games with regularity in spring training. I remember the CBA Albany Patroons played the barnstorming show team Harlem Wizards in pre-season. Such a game...
Forum: D-League 06-07-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,733
Posted By panchess
Teams should be able to loan a player to another...

Teams should be able to loan a player to another D-League affiliate, if that isn't possible under the current system.
Forum: D-League 06-07-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,733
Posted By panchess
I doubt you will get all the NBA teams to have an...

I doubt you will get all the NBA teams to have an affiliation until it is possible to get players out of high school to go to the D-League and develop, and you reduce the rosters of the NBA teams...
Forum: ABA 01-17-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,230
Posted By panchess
Squirt hockey is going on at the Aviator Center...

Squirt hockey is going on at the Aviator Center right now. They pay, unlike the ABA....
Forum: ABA 12-27-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 185,304
Posted By panchess
Finding a Partner..

From the story..

All of the excitement and promise of opening night has evaporated into the Brooklyn ether. Gioia has gone from giddy with anticipation to defeated in 72 hours, the unfortunate...
Forum: ABA 10-26-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,309
Posted By panchess
The only surprise is that it generated a...

The only surprise is that it generated a newspaper story.
Forum: Outdoor Football 09-06-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,239
Posted By panchess
It's a reasonable idea, but football ain't cheap....

It's a reasonable idea, but football ain't cheap. Moving 60 players and feeding them costs a lot, not to mention the games.
Forum: ABA 08-10-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,238
Posted By panchess
Salt Lake has had ABA efforts as well, so he may...

Salt Lake has had ABA efforts as well, so he may be correct in referencing Utah.
Forum: ABA 08-09-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,230
Posted By panchess
My friend's daughter goes to Cortland. I hope...

My friend's daughter goes to Cortland. I hope she ends up smarter than this.

I couldn't see at the Aviator Center where there are bleachers in the gyms. Maybe they exist, but I don't see where...
Forum: ABA 08-09-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,230
Posted By panchess
Didn't Cedric Ceballos and Armond Gilliam play in...

Didn't Cedric Ceballos and Armond Gilliam play in the ABA in their 40s? Certainly not "sending them there," but they can take credit as NBA players.
Forum: ABA 08-09-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,238
Posted By panchess
X and Z are the only letters of the alphabet not...

X and Z are the only letters of the alphabet not represented with a failed ABA team.

I work with small businesses professionally. The standard rule is you work like a dog and no money out for...
Forum: ABA 07-27-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,238
Posted By panchess
Evidently a team is going to try again in...

Evidently a team is going to try again in Syracuse as well. The last edition lasted about six games. Maybe a spring pro team could make it in the Salt City, but good luck competing for the...
Forum: ABA 05-02-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,978
Posted By panchess
If Donald Sterling walked into the ABA, Mr....

If Donald Sterling walked into the ABA, Mr. Newman would take his check in a heartbeat..
Forum: ABA 05-02-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,978
Posted By panchess
Mr. Newman's favorite color is green. Federal...

Mr. Newman's favorite color is green. Federal green.
Forum: MLS 12-25-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 52,058
Posted By panchess
The Belmont site will likely become a casino now...

The Belmont site will likely become a casino now that NY will eventually be siting casinos in the state. It's the natural Long Island site for one.

Cosmos attendance and the economy likely will...
Forum: ABA 09-01-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 136,338
Posted By panchess
The Columbus arena has almost 8,000 seats for...

The Columbus arena has almost 8,000 seats for basketball. Good deal for that price, though it's unfathomable an ABA team could use half that many seats.
Forum: ABA 09-01-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 136,338
Posted By panchess
The Columbus arena has 10,000. Good deal for...

The Columbus arena has 10,000. Good deal for that price, though it's unfathomable an ABA team could use half that many seats.
Forum: ABA 09-01-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,339
Posted By panchess
This stuff sounds like it needed to be done...

This stuff sounds like it needed to be done anyway, except for the logo on the floor.
Forum: ABA 08-10-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,810
Posted By panchess
..sounds like a real airhead is running this...

..sounds like a real airhead is running this team...
Forum: NASL 08-04-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 16,488
Posted By panchess
Cosmos drew close to 12,000 last night.

Cosmos drew close to 12,000 last night.
Forum: D-League 05-05-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 21,184
Posted By panchess
Much as I would love to see it, I doubt Albany...

Much as I would love to see it, I doubt Albany will get a D-League team. The only way I see is if the Knicks or Nets owned it, and they would probably want it in NYC or at least closer than Albany. ...
Forum: MISL 01-12-2013, 05:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 15,123
Posted By panchess
You say Rochester is doing well, but the...

You say Rochester is doing well, but the Northeast is a bad fit? Doesn't make sense.

I get the impression that Syracuse is doing OK as well, despite a lot of winter sports competition.
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