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The  Jersey Express are a professional basketball team that play in the American Basketball Association. The Express are based in Newmark, New Jersey and were created in the 2005-2006 season.

The Express play their home games at the Centenary College of New Jersey.

New Jersey was once the home of another ABA team, the Jersey Squires, who played in New Jersey for one full season before moving out of New Jersey, afterwards folding before the end of the 2004-2005 season.

StaffEdit

  • Owner(s) - Marsha Blount
  • Head Coach(es) - Ray Ortiz
  • Assistant Coach(es) - None

RosterEdit

HistoryEdit

The Jersey Express were created in the 2005-2006 season as the Newmark Express. The Express would change their name to the Jersey Express in the 2007-2008 season and have changed home courts several times.

Season-by-Season RecordEdit

2005-2006Edit

After Jersey's inaugural season under the name of the Newmark Express, it's record would be 14-16, enough to earn a spot in the playoffs, where they were eliminated in the first round by the Rochester Razorsharks.

2006-2007Edit

In it's second season, the Newmark Express would play their worst season to date, going 2-21.

2007-2008Edit

After changing names from Newmark to Jersey, the Express would go 7-10 in the season and reach the quarterfinals before being defeated by the Montreal Royal.

2008-2009Edit

In it's fourth season the Jersey Express would go 13-8  and once again reach the quarterfinals before being eliminated by the Nashville Broncs.

2009-2010Edit

In it's fifth season the Express would go 12-4 and reach the playoffs, but were defeated in the semifinals by the Bluegrass Stallions.

2010-2011Edit

In it's sixth season the Express would go 3-1 and miss the playoffs.

2011-2012Edit

In it's seventh season the Express would go 5-7 and be defeated in the playoffs.

2012-2013Edit

In it's eighth season the Express would go 8-3 and reach the quarterfinals before being eliminated by the South Carolina Warriors.

ReferencesEdit

1.  http://basketball.usbasket.com/ABA/news/Final_Four_teams_set_for_ABA_Championship_Series/313853

2. http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jersey_Express

3. http://www.nj.com/warrenreporter/index.ssf/2012/10/professional_basketall_team_th.html