National Basketball League of Canada

National Basketball League of Canada
Current season or competition:
2011–12 NBL Canada season
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Sport Basketball
Founded 2011
Motto "It's Showtime!"
No. of teams 7
Country(ies)  Canada (7 teams)
Official website http://www.nblcanada.com

The National Basketball League of Canada (NBL Canada) is a Canadian professional men's basketball league founded in 2011. For the first season, three teams formerly of the Premier Basketball League have joined, with four expansion teams officially joining to form the NBL's "Original Seven".

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Teams

Current

These are the confirmed teams:[1]

Lightning
Storm
Team City Arena (Capacity)
Halifax Rainmen Halifax, Nova Scotia Halifax Metro Centre (11,093)
London Lightning London, Ontario John Labatt Centre (9,100)
Moncton Miracles Moncton, New Brunswick Moncton Coliseum (7,200)
Oshawa Power Oshawa, Ontario General Motors Centre (5,113)
Quebec Kebs Québec City, Québec PEPS de L'Université Laval (2,000) 1
Saint John Mill Rats Saint John, New Brunswick Harbour Station (6,603)
Summerside Storm Summerside, Prince Edward Island Consolidated Credit Union Place (5,000)
  1. The final two games of the Quebec Kebs' regular season will be played at the 15,176-seat Colisée Pepsi.

Former Canadian Basketball leagues

References

  1. ^ Teams, nblcanada.com, http://www.nblcanada.com/teams.php, retrieved 2011-05-12 

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