Indianapolis, IN. The American Basketball Association (ABA) www.abalive.com today announced that tickets are going on sale for the ABA Championship playoffs that begin on April 10th in Shreveport/Bossier LA. For complete ticket information and game schedules, visit www.abamavericks.com. Tickets will also be available at the Hirsch Coliseum in Shreveport, LA.

This year’s Final Eight will feature the 2-time and defending ABA Champion Jacksonville Giants and the former 2-time ABA Champion, Shreveport/Bossier Mavericks, as well as the winningest coach in ABA history, Steve Tucker, head coach of the Mavericks. In addition, six powerful ABA teams will have their sights set on winning the championship.

This year’s Final Eight will be carried on ESPN3 (www.espnwatch.com), the network’s digital platform with the first game being televised on Thursday, April 10th at 6pm Eastern. “I’m not sure if fans nationwide know how exciting ABA games really are,” stated ABA CEO Joe Newman. “And I know that so many do not know the quality and caliber of our teams and players. Those who attend the games in person are in for a great surprise; those who watch the games on ESPN3 will be thoroughly impressed. Our teams and players are terrific and can compete on any level.” For more information, visit www.abalive.com or www.abamavericks.com.