Circa 1969 Ron Franz New Orleans Bucs ABA Game-Used Shorts

On the inside front waistband of the shorts is the “WILSON” manufacturers size 34 tag with wash instructions. The player number “11” is written on this tag in black marker. On each leg is the team name “BUCS” in red tackle twill.

Notes: Franz was selected by the Detroit Pistons with the 33rd pick of the 1967 NBA Draft, but he never played for them. He instead spent six seasons in the American Basketball Association, playing for the Oakland Oaks, the New Orleans Buccaneers, The Floridians, the Memphis Tams, and the Dallas Chaparrals. He averaged 11.7 points and 5.3 rebounds per game over the course of his career.