"Jumbo" Jim Eakins 69/70 Washington Caps home uniform. Eakins, a 6'11'' center from BYU, played 8 seasons in the ABA followed by 2 seasons in the NBA. His best years were for the Virginia Squires in 72/73 and 73/74. Eakins played in 1 ABA all-star game. Washington's only season in the ABA was 69/70; it became the Virginia Squires the following year. The prior year it was the Oakland Oaks, the 68/69 ABA champions.