ABA, Harlem Starz Reach Agreement

By ABA Media Relations
Updated: July 19, 2008

INDIANAPOLIS — A special arrangement between the American Basketball Association and the Harlem Starz Entertainment Basketball Team has made it possible for the Harlem Starz to bring their unique sports entertainment show to the teams of the ABA.

The Harlem Starz have entertained fans around the world with their unique mix of basketball skill and humor. They have astonished audiences with their high flying slam dunks, “no he didn’t” crossover moves, and comedy that has had the stands shaking with laughter.

The Starz have been described as the Generation-X Harlem Globetrotters.

“We are honored by this invitation,” commented Brian Abeyta, Vice President of the Harlem Starz. “Providing a memorable night of sports, fun and entertainment throughout the league will be exciting for our organization and the ABA.”

Quentin Townsend, ABA President added, “Our goal at ABA games is to bring exciting, fun-filled sports and entertainment at affordable prices. The Harlem Starz will be a very exciting addition to the ABA entertainment package.”

“Our fans should love it, we’re looking forward to it.”

NOTE: For more information about the Harlem Starz, you can visit www.theharlemstarz.comor call 915-356-8937 or also visit www.abalive.com.