Research Progress
Team Names List
Americans & Vulcans 30th Reunion
Official sites of current teams
     Birmingham Barons
Birmingham Bulls
Birmingham Legion
Birmingham Miners
Birmingham Squadron
Magic City Surge
Official league sites (current and past teams)
  American Basketball Association - Real ABA League
Canadian Football League
Maximum Basketball League
NBA G League
Pro Basketball Association
Southern Professional Hockey League
United Football League
United Soccer League - Championship
United States Football League
Women's Basketball Development Association
Tribute sites for defunct leagues
  American Football Association
     American Football Association tribute
Regional Football League
     Regional Football League
Southern Association
     Southern Association Baseball
Spring Football League
     Remember the Spring Football League
United States Football League
     The History of the United States Football League
     Remember the United States Football League
World Football League
     World Football League
     World Football League Vault
World Hockey League
     WHA Hockey
World League of American Football
     World League of American Football
     All XFL
     Remember the XFL
Miscellaneous sites
Birmingham Rewound
FunWhileItLasted.net (Lively Tales About Dead Teams) - Andrew Crossley gives life to dead teams and leagues
LogoServer - Stew Pruslin started it in 2000, Baseball Almanac took it over in 2006, and it vanished from the Internet in 2019
MascotDB - Terry Borning's database of mascots and logos
SportsLogos.net - Chris Creamer's awesome logo database
The American Soccer History Archives
The Association for Professional Basketball Research
The CFL in America
Birmingham area sites
  Bill Harris Arena
Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex
Boutwell Municipal Auditorium
City of Birmingham
City of Hoover
City of Pelham
Greater Birmingham Convention & Visitor Bureau
Hoover Metropolitan Stadium
Legion Field
Pelham Civic Complex
Protective Stadium
Regions Field
Rickwood Field
Teams and leagues that are still active
  Birmingham Barons (Southern League)
Chattanooga Lookouts (was Birmingham Athletics)
Southern League (Birmingham Barons 1, Birmingham Barons 2)
American Basketball Association (Birmingham Magicians, Birmingham Blitz, Southeast Pro Elite Flyers, Magic City Surge)
North American Basketball League (Birmingham Vulcans, Birmingham Ironmen)
Women's Basketball Development Association (Birmingham Legends)
Canadian Football League (Birmingham Barracudas, join in 1981, join in 1992)
ECHL (Birmingham Bulls 3)
Adirondack Thunder (was ECHL Bulls)
Birmingham Bulls (Southern Professional Hockey League)
Southern Professional Hockey League (Birmingham Bulls 4)
Birmingham Legion (United Soccer League - Championship)
United Soccer League - Championship (Birmingham Legion)
Texas League (Shreveport Captains moving 1976)
Frisco Roughriders (Shreveport Captains moving 1976)
International League (Richmond Braves moving 1976)
Gwinnett Stripers (Richmond Braves moving 1976)
American Association of Independent Professional Baseball (join in 2012)
National Basketball Association (Buffalo Braves moving 1978, join in 2007)
Los Angeles Clippers (Buffalo Braves moving 1978)
Birmingham Squadron (2021)
NBA G League (join in 2003, join in 2018)
National Football League (Boston Patriots moving 1970, joining 1975, join in 1978, Minnesota Vikings moving 1979, Minnesota Vikings moving 1997)
New England Patriots (Boston Patriots moving 1970)
Minnesota Vikings (Minnesota Viking moving 1979, Minnesota Vikings moving 1997)
Major League Football MLFB (join in 2015)
Freedom Football League (join in 2018)
Major League Football MLF (join in 2020)
Federal Hockey League (join in 2017)
United Soccer League 2 (join in 2008)
National Premier Soccer League (join in 2008)
Major League Soccer (join in 2009)
Birmingham Ravens (join 2020)
American Indoor Football Alliance (join 2020)
Women's Football League Association (join 2020)
Elite Indoor Football (join 2020)
Birmingham Miners (2021)
Birmingham Steeldawgs (2021)
United Football League (join 2021)
United States Football League (join 2021)
American Spring Football League (join 2022)
Alabama Knights (Triple Threat Basketball League)
Triple Threat Basketball League (Alabama Knights)
National Basketball League - United States (Alabama 59ers)
Defunct teams and leagues
  Alabama Outlawz (XL) - www.bamaoutlawz.com
Alabama Slammers (WAFL) - www.livegem.net/alabamaslammerswafl
Alabama Slammers (WHA2) - slammershockey.com
Alabama Steeldogs (af2) - www.steeldogs.com
All American Football League - allamericanfootballleague.com (Team Alabama)
Alliance of American Football - www.aaf.com (Birmingham Iron)
American Basketball Association - abaliveaction.com (Birmingham Magicians, Birmingham Blitz, Southeast Pro Elite Flyers, Magic City Surge)
American Football League - www.afl-football.net (Birmingham Yellowhammers)
Americas Basketball International - www.abibasket.com (Birmingham Crusaders)
Arena Football Developmental league - af3.org (Birmingham Vulcans)
Arena Pro Football - arenaprofootball.com (Birmingham Outlawz)
arenafootball2 - af2.com (Birmingham Steeldogs, Alabama Steeldogs)
Atlantic Coast Hockey League - achl2.net (Birmingham Bulls)
Beautiful Ballers League - beautifulballersleague.com (Birmingham Belles)
Birmingham Bulls (ECHL) - birminghambulls.com
Birmingham Magicians (ABA) - birminghammagic.net
Birmingham Magicians (SBA) -  birmingham.sbateams.com
Birmingham Outlawz (APL) - www.birminghamoutlawz.org
Birmingham Sabers (CBL) - www.birminghamsabers.com
Birmingham Steel Magnolias (WFA) - www.thebirminghamsteelmagnolias.com
Birmingham Steeldogs (af2) - www.steeldogs.com
Birmingham Thunderbolts (XFL) - www.birminghambolts.com
Central Basketball Development League (CBDL) - www.centralbasketballleague.com
Central Hockey League - centralhockeyleague.com (Birmingham Bulls, Birmingham South Stars)
Continental Basketball Association - www.cbahoops.com (Birmingham Bandits)
Continental Basketball League - cblhoopsonline.com (Birmingham Steel, Birmingham Sabers, Birmingham Lions)
Global Basketball Alliance - gbahoops.com (Birmingham BreakOuts)
Magic City Court Kings (WBA) - www.magiccitycourtkings.com
National Women's Basketball League - www.nwbl.com (Birmingham Power)
"New" United States Football League - www.newusfl.com
North American Basketball League - nablbasketball.com (Birmingham Vulcans)
North American Football League - thenafl.com (Birmingham Freedom)
Pelham Prowlers (SEHL) - pelhamprowlers.com
Premier Development League - pdl.uslsoccer.com
Rebel Indoor Football League - www.gorifl.com (Birmingham Bombers)
South East Hockey League - southeasthockeyleague.com
Southern Elite Hockey League - sehlhockey.com (Alabama Gunners, Pelham Prowlers)
Southern Indoor Football League - www.southernifl.com
Southern League - southernleague.com (Birmingham Barons, Birmingham Athletics)
Stars Football League - starsfootballleague.com
United Football League - www.ufl-football.com
United National Football League - www.unflf.com
United National Gridiron League - unfleague.com (Alabama Blackbirds)
United States Basketball League - www.usbl.com
WBA Exposure League - wbaball.net (Alabama Airmen, Birmingham Steel, Magic City Court Kings)
Women's American Football League - thewafl.com (Alabama Slammers)
Women's Blue-Chip Basketball League - wbcbl.com (Alabama Reign)
Women's Football Association - www.wfafootball.com (Birmingham Steel Magnolias)
Women's Indoor Football League - www.wiflfootball.com (Birmingham Black Widows)
World Hockey Association - worldhockeyassociation.net
World Hockey Association 2 - wha2.com (Alabama Slammers)
X-League - www.xleaguefootball.com (Alabama Outlawz)
XFL - xfl.com (Birmingham Thunderbolts)
Contact Gene Crowley
Last update: May 05, 2022