Eastern Conference

February 21, 2017
DETROIT ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT COMING SOON IT'S GO-TIME, DETROIT Detroit sports fans will soon have a new pro team to call their own. Prepare to welcome the Detroit PowerDrive. Champions Basketball League is a summer pro league exclusively for athletes from the NBA. Featuring full-court, 5-on-5, NBA-regulation play, full teams with full rosters based in great...
February 21, 2017
ATLANTA ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT COMING SOON THE NEED FOR SPEED Coming soon, your Atlanta Speed. Champions Basketball League is a summer pro league exclusively for athletes from the NBA. Featuring full-court, 5-on-5, NBA-regulation play, full teams with full rosters based in great cities, Champions extends the career of the world-class NBA player during our summer season,...
February 21, 2017
TEAM ANNOUNCEMENTS COMING SOON GET READY, DC Washington DC's newest pro sports team, the DC Challengers, are coming soon. Champions Basketball League is a summer pro league exclusively for athletes from the NBA. Featuring full-court, 5-on-5, NBA-regulation play, full teams with full rosters based in great cities, Champions extends the career of the world-class NBA...
February 21, 2017
ORLANDO ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT COMING SOON YOU'VE GOT THE JUICE Orlando sports fans will soon have a new pro team to call their own. Get ready to welcome the Orlando Juice. Champions Basketball League is a summer pro league exclusively for athletes from the NBA. Featuring full-court, 5-on-5, NBA-regulation play, full teams with full rosters based in...
February 21, 2017
MIAMI ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT COMING SOON TURNING UP THE HEAT IN MIAMI THIS SUMMER Miami's getting hotter soon. But, the cool kind of hot: basketball! And when its needed most: summertime. Coming soon, your Miami Beach Kings. Champions Basketball League is a summer pro league exclusively for athletes from the NBA. Featuring full-court, 5-on-5, NBA-regulation play,...
February 19, 2017

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Hall of fame, all star, new york, basketball
February 19, 2017

Walter “Clyde” Frazier (born March 29, 1945) is an American former basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As their floor general, he led the New York Knicks to the franchise’s only two NBA Championships (1970 and 1973), and was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1987. Upon his retirement…

February 1, 2017

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Media, comcast,
February 1, 2017

Brian Kelly, Formerly Senior Vice President Marketing and Sales management for Time Warner, serves as the Gotham Ballers executive vice president.

staff, leadership,
February 1, 2017

Innovative entrepreneur engaged in building several successful companies over the past twenty years. Has pioneered the Champions League and leads the Gotham Ballers!

hall of fame, new york, philadelphia,
January 31, 2017

Early years Born in Philadelphia, Monroe was a playground legend from an early age. His high school teammates at John Bartram High School called him “Thomas Edison” because of the many moves he invented. Monroe rose to prominence at a national level while playing basketball at then Division II Winston-Salem State University, located in Winston-Salem,…

Champions, All Stars
January 30, 2017

College career While playing at DePaul University, he averaged 24.5 points over three seasons with the Blue Demons, and in 1981 was The Sporting News College Player of the Year. He also was the USBWA College Player of the Year and James Naismith Award winner in 1980, and a 2 time member of The Sporting…

December 19, 2016
PHILLY ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT COMING SOON IT'S TIME, GLORY This team is built for you, Philly sports fans. You wanted great summertime basketball. We're bringing it to you. Champions Basketball League is a summer pro league exclusively for athletes from the NBA. Featuring full-court, 5-on-5, NBA-regulation play, full teams with full rosters based in great cities, Champions...
December 17, 2016

TODO: We need a nice introduction to each theam…  perhaps a team photo here, and some other stuff to lead in to the actual roster items. Each player image is clickable, and will display that players personal page.

December 17, 2016

TODO: We need a nice introduction to each theam…  perhaps a team photo here, and some other stuff to lead in to the actual roster items. Each player image is clickable, and will display that players personal page.

December 15, 2016

This is an example League Table. As a new SportsPress user, you should go to your dashboard to delete this League Table and create new League Tables for your content. Have fun!

NY Gotham Ballers - Champions Basketball League
December 15, 2016

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December 15, 2016
THE BOSTON REBELLION THE REBELLION ARE COMING Boston is The City of Champions, affectionately known as Title Town, a city where excellence is an expectation, success is its birthright, and where the measuring stick for greatness is determining by counting the number of championships that have been won. It is the home of the Boston...
syracuse, knicks, brooklyn
April 19, 2016

John Wallace was a dominating power forward with a well rounded game. He had the ability to carry the Syracuse team on his back for significant portions of games. Wallace was a steady free throw shooter, and developed into a perimeter shooting threat while at Syracuse. John Wallace Syracuse OrangemenWallace was the New York state…

April 12, 1990

BACKGROUND A First-team All-Big 12 during his college career at Kansas, Tyshawn Taylor went from a second round pick (41st overall) in 2012 to spending two seasons in the NBA with the Brooklyn Nets. A quick point guard, Taylor saw action in the NBA Development League and averaged 16.4 points, 4.1 rebounds and 5.5 assists…

October 13, 1987

BACKGROUND After going undrafted out of Louisville University in the 2012 NBA Draft, the younger brother of Cleveland Cavaliers small forward/shooting guard J.R.Smith signed with the New York Knicks in their NBA Summer League and training camp. Chris Smith joined the New York Knicks for the 2012 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. In the…

January 25, 1987

BACKGROUND At St. John’s Anthony Mason Jr was one of the most dynamic scorers and playmakers during this time in the Big East, who earned honorable mention All-BIG EAST honors and first team accolades from the New York Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association (MBWA) as a junior in 2007-08. Son of beloved, Anthony Mason who played…

Daniel Gibson LA Superstars
February 27, 1986

BACKGROUND After leading Jones High School in Houston, Texas to a State Championship in 2004, Daniel “Boobie” Gibson played two outstanding seasons at the University of Texas where the sharpshooting guard earned a number of postseason honors including Big 12 Freshman of the Year before opting for the NBA Draft in 2006. Gibson was selected…

July 14, 1984

BACKGROUND From college, to the NBA, NBA Development League and internationally, Renaldo Balkman brings unlimited energy to every court he steps on. Madison Square Garden roared for the scrappy defense from the 20th pick in the 2006 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks, as Balkman averaged 11.3 points, 9.9 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.9 steals…

October 30, 1980

BACKGROUND In NBA history, there have been 61 sets of brothers who have played in the league, including Brandon Rush currently of the Golden State Warriors and his older brother, Kareem Rush. Brandon was selected as the 20th pick in the 2002 NBA Draft and ran the floor with Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal and the…

February 17, 1980

BACKGROUND Al Harrington is ready to showcase the same athleticism that embodied his 16-year NBA career with 7 NBA teams with the Gotham Ballers. Harrington is one of 43 players drafted into the NBA straight out of high school, when the Indiana Pacers made him the 25th overall pick in the 1998 NBA Draft. Cousin…

May 7, 1978

BACKGROUND Shawn Marion was born in Waukegan, Illinois and played high school basketball in Clarksville, Tennessee at Clarksville High School, where he was a teammate of future NBA player Trenton Hassell. Marion played in 16 seasons after being selected with the ninth overall pick in the 1999 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Marion’s unique…

Jamaal Tinsley Gotham Ballers
February 28, 1978

BACKGROUND From the hardtop of famed Rucker Park in New York City to the hardcourt in the NBA, Jamaal Tinsley’s professional career is one many would love to emulate. Tinsley had a phenomenal collegiate career at Iowa State University.After earning Big 10 Conference Player of the Year honors as a Junior, followed by a Senior…

December 30, 1977

BACKGROUND A 15-year NBA veteran, Kenyon Martin was the first overall pick in the 2000 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets after starring at Cincinnati as National Player of the Year. At 6-9, Martin used his versatility and basketball IQ to earn All Rookie First Team honors and come in second in Rookie Of…