Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Utah Stars


The team was founded as the Anaheim Amigos, a charter member of the ABA based in Anaheim, California. They played at the Anaheim Convention Center. The team’s colors were orange and black. The Anaheim Amigos were founded by Art Kim, a Hawaii native who had long been active in basketball as a player, Amateur AthleticContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Utah Stars”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …StLouis Spirits


The Spirits of St. Louis were one of two teams still in existence at the end of the American Basketball Association that did not survive the ABA–NBA merger. They were a member of the ABA in its last two seasons, 1974–75 and 1975–76, while playing their home games at the St. Louis Arena. The SpiritsContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …StLouis Spirits”

Moses Malone …Chairman of the Boards


In light of the passing of Moses Malone at age 60 …Smallthoughts : Old School Tuesday is reposting a previous blog on Moses Malone ..Chairman of the boards. R. I. P. By today’s standards he would be a undersized Power Forward, but in his time Moses Malone gave centers like kareem fits. Plain and simple.Continue reading “Moses Malone …Chairman of the Boards”