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British Basketball League’s big day

BBL Cup 2013One of the showpiece events in the UK basketball calendar is returning to Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena on Sunday 13th January 2013 as the British Basketball League (BBL) Cup Final is contested between current holders, the Newcastle Eagles and the Leicester Riders.

It is the eleventh year in a row that the game, a repeat of last years 2012 Playoff Final, has been played at the NIA and the venue, which is now synonymous with the biggest games in British hoops, has produced some classic finals.

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NBA Basketball Week

The NBA has joined forces with British Basketball, the British Basketball League and England Basketball for a week of promotional activity to celebrate the sport around the country.

The UK’s first ever NBA Basketball Week will involve a series of free fan events and span across five cities between 25th February and 6th March.

The events, which are youth-oriented, will include coaching clinics, player clinics and a Sprite 3-on-3 competition.

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