Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Kentucky Colonels


For you old school Knick fans look closely at the ABA ball….Yes that is former Knick Dave DeBusshere’s signature. He was the ABA’s Commissioner at one point. I never understood the NBA’s reluctance to include the St Louis Spirits and the Kentucky Colonels in the NBA instead they had a ABA¬†dispersal ¬†draft to break upContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Kentucky Colonels”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Dan Issel


Issel played college basketball at the University of Kentucky under legendary coach Adolph Rupp. Issel was at UK 1966-1970 and scored 2,138 points (an average of 25.7 per game) while being named an All American for two of the three seasons he was eligible for the award. His career points total remains the highest amongContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Dan Issel”