The Inaugural ABA Basketball

Sale price$124.99

At the start of the inaugural season of ABA play in 1967, league officials used this design for the very first prototype ABA basketball. It was only used for a few weeks – until the now iconic, original ball design started being used. Never before offered for sale, a limited number of these balls are now available to collectors, while supplies last!

  • Official 29.5" full-size basketball
  • Made of composite leather

Making An Impact

A portion of every sale is donated to the Dropping Dimes Foundation to support their mission of providing financial and medical assistance to former ABA players who have fallen on hard times. By supporting their efforts, we’re able to give back to the players who helped shape the game we love and ensure that they receive the support they need to live healthy, fulfilling lives.

With every purchase from Lana Sports, you’re not just getting high-quality products that celebrate the ABA’s legacy – you’re also contributing to a worthy cause that helps former players in need.

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