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The American Basketball Association was a major basketball league started in the United States in 1967 as a competitor of the National Basketball Association. Their rules included the three point line, a 30 second shot clock, and they used a basketball that was red, white, and blue and looked very much like the ball used by the WNBA today. The league disbanded in 1976 and four of their teams, San Antonio Spurs, Denver Nuggets, New York Nets, and Indiana Pacers moved into the NBA.

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