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New entity is a partnership between the NBA and FIBA in the NBA’s first collaboration to operate a league outside of North America. May 24, 2021 Basketball Africa League unveils inaugural rosters
The Basketball Africa League (BAL), a partnership between the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the National Basketball Association (NBA), is a new professional league featuring 12 club teams from across Africa. The BAL builds on the foundation of club competitions FIBA has organized in Africa and marks the NBA’s first collaboration to operate a league outside North America.
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The Basketball Africa League ( BAL) is Africa's premier men's basketball league. The league consists of twelve teams, each qualified through their domestic competition, similar to the format of the UEFA Champions League. The league is a joint effort between the National Basketball Association (NBA) and International Basketball Federation (FIBA) with sponsorship from Nike, Air Jordan and Pepsi.
Overview. Road to the Basketball Africa League (BAL) This is the qualification tournament for the second edition of the BAL, and it is managed and organized by the African regional office of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA Africa).
The NBA has a decades-long history in Africa and opened its African headquarters in Johannesburg in 2010. Since then, the league’s efforts in Africa have focused on increasing access to basketball and the NBA through grassroots and elite development, media distribution, corporate partnerships, NBA Africa Games, the launch of the BAL, and more.