Originally Posted by westofyou
I don't remember the ABA ever being displayed to the fans as a minor league, nor was the WHA.
Where's my Detroit Wheels t-shirt, or my Oakland Invaders wrist bands?
That is what I was trying to say. The ABA was a better more fan friendly product and the NBA adopted a few of the rules that made the ABA better, the prime example being the 3-point shot.