Pacers to Wear '72-73 Replica Uniforms for 4 Home Games

Jermaine O'Neal models a replica of the 1972-73 ABA jersey the Pacers will wear at four home games this season.
Indiana Pacers News Release
Indianapolis, Oct. 22, 2003

The Indiana Pacers will wear “Hardwood Classic” retro jerseys from the 1973 American Basketball Association championship season for four selected home games during the upcoming National Basketball Association season.

The first game will be Thanksgiving night, Nov. 27, when the Pacers host New York in a nationally-televised game on TNT. Also that night, fans in attendance will receive a “History of the Uniform” poster, featuring all the uniforms the Pacers have worn since their inception in 1967.

The Pacers will also wear the uniforms Dec. 12, when they host Atlanta in Conseco Fieldhouse. The Hawks will wear their “Hardwood Classic” road uniforms. The other two home dates will be Jan. 28 against Phoenix and March 24 against Dallas. Each of these games is included in a separate 10-game ticket package, available by calling (317) 917-2500.

The Pacers will wear the white retro jerseys for three games on the road, at Chicago, at Orlando and at Atlanta as those teams will wear retro jerseys as well.

Starting Thanksgiving night, limited-edition “Hardwood Classic” authentic jerseys, replica jerseys and t-shirts will be available in either Home Court Gift Shop.