Long Beach Chiefs

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The Long Beach Chiefs were an American basketball team based in Honolulu, Hawaii (1961–62) and Long Beach, California (1962–63) that was a member of the American Basketball League.[1]

The team was known as the Hawaii Chiefs from 1961–62.

The Chiefs were owned by Art Kim who was later the owner of the Anaheim Amigos of the American Basketball Association.[2][3]

Year by year[edit]

Year League Reg. Season Playoffs
1961/62 ABL 3rd, Western Preliminary Round
1962/63 ABL 2nd No playoff


  1. ^ Cisco, Dan (1999). Hawaiʻi Sports: History, Facts, and Statistics. Hawaii: University of Hawaii Press. p. 85. ISBN 0-8248-2121-1. 
  2. ^ Pluto, Terry, Loose Balls: The Short, Wild Life of the American Basketball Association (Simon & Schuster, 1990), ISBN 978-1-4165-4061-8, p.41
  3. ^ Anaheim Amigos page at RememberTheABA.com Archived 2007-03-06 on Wayback Machine.