Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
 USA basketball USA Basketball
Men Professional
Men College
High Schools

 Canadian basketball Canadian Hoops
Americas Events
World Events
Upcoming Events
Oct 17: NBA: NBA starts
Oct 25: CAN: CIS starts
Authors:
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover NABL men basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
Play-Off bracket1
Tamp Bay to bring professional basketball back to the area with Wind Jammers added for 2016 CBDL season - Jan 3, 2016


POSTED BY:
NABL
E-mail NABL:
NABL's Articles 
| Follow NABL on  Facebook Twitter

The CBDL announces that the Tampa Bay Windjammers are to be added for the 2016 season. This will be great addition to the CBDL as it will bring the team total to 4 in the Florida region and a total of 10 teams. "We are happy to announce the strong hold of another very solid franchise in the Wind Jammers and extremely excited to bring them in for a strong 2016 season" said CEO Benjamin Mireles. Here is the statment from the new Chief Executive Officer Mr. Warren Davis:
"I had considered establishing a stable and professional basketball presence in the Tampa bay area before moving here. So after relocating in August of 2001 my obstacle was negotiating with the right league & have the finances at the same time. I was able to field a semi-pro football team from the ground up much faster due to the popularity of the sport here putting minor-league hoops on the back burner but sealing my competitive juices in the process. along the way, I communicated with Ed Krinsky (former
USBL Commissioner) who did the noble deed of trying to save me money by putting me in touch with someone possessing Dormant franchises and I found an eventual friend & mentor by reaching out to Richard T. Avis, attorney at law. Now-a-days I refer to him as "my boy rick" but back then I was fascinated with the amount of time & experience this busy lawyer shared with a total stranger (me). as a disabled man coping with depression I was struggling with fights over visitation & moving forward after my divorce and the kindness & grace that Rick showed me, gave me hope for my own success. Id like to think our rap sessions talking shop were therapeutic for him in return but the truth is he had already gotten over his failure with pro basketball in this area and was working to help his friend & mentor acquire a CFL team. I never did
buy a franchise from him as the USBL folded but Rick gave me the team name he used (Tampa Bay Wind Jammers) along with an original jersey as a souvenir. Rick has since moved to Seattle but remains a resource for me and has expressed an interest in bringing basketball back to the emerald city in addition to his Canadian Football League aspirations...I felt a similar friend/mentor connection with Commissioner/Head Coach Ben Mireles which gives me enthusiasm in joining the
CBDL."  




Bernard
Parks
USBasket.com All-NABL Awards 2017 - 1 month ago
MVP of the Year : Bernard Parks (6'3''-SG-90) of Georgia S. Scorer of the Year: Bernard Parks (6'3''-SG-90) of Georgia S. Rebounder of the Year: Maurice Strong (6'7''-PF-93) of Atlanta Show Assistent of the Year: Bernard Parks (6'3''-SG-90) of Georgia S. Stealer of the Year: Wendell Thibeaux (6'2''-G) of Alamo City A. Blocker of the Year: Chris Freeman (6'6''-F-92) of Alamo City A. Newcomer of the Year: Lonnie Pearson-Piper (6'7''-F) of Kitsap Admirals Coach of the Year: Justin Billings o...   [read more]

Bernard
Parks
San Antonio Lions are NABL 2017 Champs! - 2 months ago
San Antonio Lions became the winners of the NABL 2017 season. They overcame Atlanta Show 103-82 at Life University. 2017 NABL Newcomer of the Year was named Lonnie Pearson Piper of Kitsap Admirals. 2017 Coach of the year became Justin Billings and Bernard Parks (6'3''-SG-90, college: Point, GA) received MVP award. Earlier San Antonio overcame Kitsap Admirals 119-106. Atlanta Show beats Huntsville Force 116-112 n another semifinal.   [read more]

Bernard
Parks
S.Antonio Lions and Atlanta Show reach Final - 2 months ago
S.Antonio Lions and Atlanta Show reached the Final. S.Antonio Lions overcame Kitsap Admirals 119-106. Atlanta Show beats Huntsville Force 116-112 to advance to NABL Championship Series Finals for the 2nd time. Justin Billings received award NABL Coach of the Year. 2017 NABL MVP was named Bernard Parks(6'3''-SG-90, college: Point, GA).   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3
1 | 2 | 3


NABL Standings
East
 1. Atlanta Show 11-1 
 2. Capital City C. 5-7 
 3. Savannah C. 3-9 
 4. Panama City P. 1-11 
East-North
 1. Huntsville Force 11-3 
 2. RDC Vulcans 9-5 
 3. S.Illinois Phar. 6-2 
 4. Music City Kings 5-11 
West
 1. S.Antonio Lions 10-2 
 2. Miss-Lou Warriors 10-3 
 3. DFW United 9-3 
 4. Dallas Hoyas 8-6 
 5. Alamo City A. 5-7 
 6. Houston Wolv. 2-11 
 7. Austin Knights 0-12 
West Coast
 1. Kitsap Admirals 6-0 
 2. Tacoma Thunder 4-3 
 3. Quad City Flames 2-4 
 4. SB Battle 1-5 
Articles
Site Map:
Usbasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2017 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.