They were said to be the former American Basketball Association that only subsisted in the season of 1967 to the period of 1976. In the season of 1967, the team was founded having their old name as the Oakland Oaks. They were charter member of the ABA. Before the team was founded, they were able to play in the American League in the season of 1962. The team was first owned by Pat Boone, he is a pop singer. In addition, the first arena that they have was at the Old Dominion University Fieldhouse. And the first famous coach of the team was Al Bianchi. From 1969 to 1975, the team’s name was then changed to Washington Caps when the team was moved to Washington, DC and then from 1970 to 1976, they were called as the Virginia Squires. Before the team folded, their arena was at the Richmond Arena.