The Spirits of St. Louis were one of two teams after the American Basketball Association folded that did not survive the ABA-NBA merger. With colorful and controversial personalities like Marvin Barnes. The team was only operational for two seasons, but thanks to a landmark deal that allowed them to acquire nearly 2% of the entire NBA’s TV money in perpetuity. They live on now and forever financially. So it only seems right that they should exist in NBA 2K too, thanks to Curtis Skillz. Keep getting them checks St. Louis!