The Memphis Grizzlies broke out the odd Memphis Tams duds on Thursday

On Thursday night, the Memphis Grizzlies wore uniforms that looked like this ...

... that were throwbacks to the Memphis Tams ABA-era uniforms that looked like this ...

... that were inspired by this sort of hat ...

... which the team even wore at times ...

... but were really a takeoff on the Tennessee/Arkansas/Memphis area pictured here ...

... and inspired by this man ...

... who brought you these uniforms ...

... and drove this car ...

... and Rihanna was all ...

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