February 14, 2011 Hardwood Classics Month Continues Tuesday With Tribute To Franklin Mieuli Warriors To Wear Classic Uniforms From 1974-75 Season Featuring Deerstalker Patch In Honor Of Late Former Owner; Special Offer Includes Game Ticket + adidas Hardwood Classic Fleece Sweater Starting At Only $20
Franklin Mieuli's 24-year reign as Warriors owner included the 1974-75 Championship season. (photo: NBAE/Getty)
The Golden State Warriors will continue their celebration of NBA Hardwood Classics Month with a special tribute to former Owner Franklin Mieuli on Tuesday, February 15, when the team plays host to the New Orleans Hornets at Oracle Arena, it was announced today. During Hardwood Classics Month, the team will pay tribute to its past by donning classic uniforms from the 1974-75 season, when Mieuli was owner of the team that captured the NBA Championship.
On Tuesday, and at several games during NBA Hardwood Classics Month, the Warriors will wear replicas of the team’s yellow home uniform from the 1974-75 campaign, which feature the State of California with a prominent northern star placed over the Bay Area to represent the team’s home in the Golden State. Additionally, as a tribute to Mieuli, who passed away on April 25, 2010, a circular black patch featuring a blue & gold deerstalker cap similar to the one he was famous for wearing has been added to the Hardwood Classics uniforms.
For each of the Hardwood Classic Nights in February, the Warriors are offering a special ticket package and will honor many of the famous figures that contributed to the memorable 1974-75 NBA Championship. Here are the details and ticket offer for Tuesday night’s game:
Tuesday, February 15 vs. New Orleans Hornets
As part of Franklin Mieuli Night, the Warriors will pay tribute to the late former owner, who was one of the most important and colorful personalities in the history of professional sports in the Bay Area. Fans can get a game ticket, plus an adidas Hardwood Classics fleece sweaterstarting at only $20.
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Hardwood Classics Legend: Franklin Mieuli
Sitting Down With
Franklin & Al
Al Attles Remembers
A Conversation With Franklin Mieuli - Pt. 1
A Conversation With Franklin Mieuli - Pt. 2
A Conversation With Franklin Mieuli - Pt. 3
A Conversation With Franklin Mieuli - Pt. 4
A Conversation With Franklin Mieuli - Pt. 5
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