What is the Basketball Africa League?
The Basketball Africa League (BAL) is a professional sports league comprised of teams that compete across the continent of Africa. The formation of the league is a joint effort between the NBA and FIBA.
What teams compete in the Basketball Africa League?
As of the 2021-2022 season, there are twelve teams that compete in the BAL:
- AS Douanes
- AS Police
- AS Salé
- Ferroviário de Maputo
- GS Pétroliers
- Petro de Luanda
- Rivers Hoopers
- US Monastir
History of the Basketball Africa League
Zamalek was the first team to win the inaugural BAL championship in 2021.