Indianapolis, IN. The American Basketball Association (ABA) today announced the first team in ABA Australia, the Sydney Razorbacks. “This extremely exciting and important news,” stated ABA co-founder Joe Newman. “CJ Henderson, CEO of ABA Australia has been doing a fabulous job developing the league in Australia. In addition, he has created beautiful websites, a terrific app and online merchandise store.”
The team owners of the Razorbacks are basketball players that took the plunge into team ownership and are excited and look forward to participating in the ABA and coming together with other owners, coaches and players to make it an enjoyable experience for all involved.
“I am proud top be working with the team and I look forward to getting more teams on board to kick off what we feel will be something special,” added Henderson. “We also look forward to the day when ABA Australia is playing the ABA in the US and other countries. We are getting more and more interest in our league from former NBA – NBL – Harlem Globetrotters and real basketball fans in Australia; we really feel something special is in the works.”