Tall Tales and Short Shorts


In basketball, just as in American culture, the 1970s were imperfect. But it was a vitally important time in the development of the nation and of the National Basketball Association. During this decade Americans suffered through the war in Vietnam and Nixon??s Watergate cover-up (not to mention disco music and leisure suits) while the NBA weathered the arrival of free agency and charges that its players were ??too black.?? Despite this turmoil, or perhaps because of it, the NBA evolved into a cultural phenomenon.

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