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the ABA’s Memphis Tams (1972)

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , on December 16, 2009 by All Conference Vintage

The Memphis Tams was the offbeat team name of the shortlived but colorful Memphis ABA affiliate.  Tam appears to be short for “Tam O’Shanter”- the national cap of Scotland.  But how did they get that most unlikely of all nicknames? Continue reading