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The San Antonio Spurs started out as the Dallas Chaparrals in the American Basketball Association (ABA). The team was sold to a group of San Antonio businessmen in 1973 and relocated to San Antonio and became the Spurs before the ABA/NBA merger. The current Spurs logo is a graphic representation of its name.