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    The Miami Floridians, later in their history known simply as The Floridians, were a professional basketball franchise in the original, now-defunct American Basketball Association. The Miami Floridians played in the ABA from 1968 through 1970 when they became simply The Floridians. The team had two color schemes: their original red, blue, and white, and their later black, magenta, and orange

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The Miami Floridians, later in their history known simply as The Floridians, were a professional basketball franchise in the original, now-defunct American Basketball Association.

Established
1967

City
Minneapolis – Miami

League History
1967 – 1972 / American Basketball Association

Team History
1970 – 1972 / The Floridians
1968 – 1970 / Miami Floridians

1967 – 1968 / Minnesota Muskies

Nickname
Floridians – The final Florida ABA team's nickname means the state of Florida and the people of Florida, called “Floridians.”

Championship
ABA Championships  0

Who is the greatest Miami Floridians?

Arena
*Miami*
1968 – 1972 / Miami Beach Convention Center

*Tampa-St. Petersburg*
1970 – 1972/ Bayfront Arena

*Jacksonville*
1970 – 1972 / Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum

*Minnesota*
1967 – 1968 / Met Center

Owner
1970 – 1972 / Ned Doyle
1967 – 1969 / L.P. Shields & Fred Jefferson

Coaches
1969 – 1972 / Jim Pollard/Harold Blitman
1967 – 1969 / Jim Pollard

*Blue is this team’s history

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