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2017

San Francisco, pro basketball, summer, hoops
February 21, 2017
SF CyberBallers
SAN FRANCISCO ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT SOON The CYBERBALLERS ARE BAY-BOUND San Francisco-area sports fans will soon have a new pro team to call their own. Get ready to welcome the San Francisco CyberBallers. 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...
February 21, 2017
Phoenix Power
PHOENIX ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT COMING SOON TIME TO FEEL THE POWER Hey Phoenix sports fans: You'll soon have a new pro team to call your own. 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...
February 21, 2017
Dallas Dunkers
DALLAS ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT COMING SOON GREAT PRO SUMMER HOOPS COMING TO DALLAS Dallas sports fans will soon have a new pro team to call their own. Get ready to welcome the Dallas Dunkers. 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...
February 21, 2017
Houston Hustle
TEAM ANNOUNCEMENTS COMING SOON GET READY FOR SOME HUSTLE THIS SUMMER Houston sports fans will soon have a new team to call their own. 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...
February 21, 2017
Chicago Hoopers
CHICAGO ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT COMING SOON CHICAGO IS BASKETBALL. SO, WE'RE COMING TO CHICAGO. Chicago sports fans will soon have a new pro team to call their own. Get ready to welcome the Chicago Hoopers. 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...
February 21, 2017
Minnesota Storm
TEAM ANNOUNCEMENTS COMING SOON A STORM IS BREWING. A GOOD KIND OF STORM. Prepare yourselves to eventually welcome the Minnesota Storm. 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...
February 21, 2017
Cleveland Jammers
TEAM ANNOUNCEMENTS COMING SOON GREAT CLEVELAND BASKETBALL IN THE SUMMER, TOO Cleveland's new pro sports team, the Cleveland Jammers, 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...
February 21, 2017
Detroit PowerDrive
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 Speed
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
DC Challengers
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 Juice
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 Beach Kings
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
2017 eastern conference

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February 19, 2017
2017 western conference

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Hall of fame, all star, new york, basketball
February 19, 2017
Walt “Clyde” Fraizer

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
Gotham Ballers Management

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Media, comcast,
February 1, 2017
Brian Kelly

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
Carl George

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
Earl “The Pearl” Monroe

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
Mark Aguirre

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…

January 16, 2017
Los Angeles SuperStars
OWN A PIECE THE LA SUPERSTARS! Share Tweet Share Pin +1 Reddit Email MEET THE LOS ANGELES PRO TEAM BUILT FOR FAN FUN Pro summer basketball, with athletes you know and love straight from the NBA.  We are champions of epic fan-centric experiences.  We love the game the way you do. Check Out Center Court. Meet...
December 19, 2016
Philadelphia Glory
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
Gotham Ballers Roster

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December 15, 2016
Primary 2017

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December 15, 2016
Boston Rebellion
BOSTON ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT COMING SOON 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...
syracuse, knicks, brooklyn
April 19, 2016
John Wallace

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
Tyshawn Taylor

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
Chris Smith

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
Anthony Mason, Jr.

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 - Gotham Ballers
February 27, 1986
Daniel Gibson

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
Renaldo Balkman

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
Kareem Rush

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. Rush was selected as the 20th pick in the 2002 NBA Draft and ran the floor with Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neil and the…

February 17, 1980
Al Harrington

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
Shawn Marion

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
Jamaal Tinsley

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
Kenyon Martin

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…