Originally Posted by ClarkC
Google "90s exponent basketball" and only the top two hits are relevant. First hit is this thread. Second hit is a post at another message board by a poster with the screen name of LeeD, oddly enough. So far, no independent confirmation that such a thing exists.
Is there any explanation for the origin of the name, or did someone decide to randomly pair "90s" with "exponent" just for fun?
LeeD is right on this one. This is all old school stuff. It was very common in the non-tennis sports world.