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San Francisco City Cats

The San Francisco City Cats has joined the American Basketball Association (ABA) starting in the upcoming 2018-19 season. The City Cats are owned by entrepreneur Michael Steadman, who has strong personal, business and athletic roots in the Bay Area.  As a first-time owner of a professional sports franchise, Michael is pulling together his organization in terms of philosophy, infrastructure and activities to insure a strong chance for success.

The team will play their home games in Kezar Pavilion, which seats 4,000 and will compete in the Far West Division of the American Basketball Association. The league will be entering its 19th season and has grown to become the largest professional sports league in the world. 

The League

The American Basketball Association (ABA) is a men’s professional basketball league.  The league has grown to become the largest professional sports league in the world, no other league even approaches the ABA as it relates to size.  In 1999 Joe Newman and Richard P. Tinkham founded the league. It is the re-launch of the original ABA which merged with the NBA in 1976.  Tinkham co-founded both the original ABA and the Indiana Pacers.

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    Mike Steadman

    Mike Steadman


    Vernall  Duhon

    Vernall Duhon

    General Manager

    Phone: 510-910-9101

    Robert  Brown

    Robert Brown

    Marketing Director

    Kelly Bessette

    Kelly Bessette

    Operations Manager

    Phone: 408-514-8854

    Far West Division

    The San Francisco City Cats will play in the Far West Division of the ABA that presently consist of the following teams.

    SF City Cats                               San Francisco, CA

    Hawaii Swish                                   Honolulu, HI

    Orange County Novastars               Irvine, CA

    San Diego Surf                              San Diego, CA

    Tucson Buckets                                 Tucson, AZ

    Stanislaus County Super Kats    Stanislaus County

    Stockton Team Trouble                 Stockton, CA

    Oakland Bayhawks                          Oakland, CA

    California Golden Tigers            Emeryville, CA

    Las Vegas Wizards                          Las Vegas, NV

    San Diego Kings                            San Diego, CA

    San Diego Guardians                    San Diego, CA

    Henderson Hawks                          Las Vegas, NV

    California Sea-Kings                       Monterey, CA

    C.C. Delta Stars                  Contra Costa, CA

    Marsha Blount, owner Jersey Express, RC, EC Junko Allen, owner Team Perseverance Marisol Valdez, owner San Antonio Blaze Jill Steuber, co-owner Stan County SuperKats Monica Belanger, owner Team Network Nicole Byrd, owner New York Court Kings Annette Taylo

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    San Francisco City Cats

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    Suite 160

    Fremont Ca . 94536  
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