On August 5, 1976, the National Basketball Association would merge with the American Basketball Association, eventually changing the art and athletics of the game.
“When I think about that year, it signaled the coming together of two things into something great,” says Julius “Dr. J” Erving. “It marked the end of an era, on the one hand, but it also ushered in another exciting era. luckily, that moment will never be forgotten. “
Celebrating the 45th anniversary of the latest ABA season and the athlete at the helm, the high-flying Erving, the Converse Pro Leather features ABA’s original colors and also applies interchangeable star chevrons, with a chenille-shaped fabric patch. ball on both heels.