Artis Gilmore's 1983 All-Star jersey. Gilmore, a 7'2'' center from Jacksonville, played 5 seasons in the ABA and 12 seasons in the NBA. Gilmore played in 5 ABA all-star games (MVP in '74) and 6 NBA all-star games. Gilmore was known as a great rebounder with a soft shooting touch, averaging over 17 ppg. during his career.