NBA UK win our first ever Corporate league and are crowned champions.
An amazing season which saw 8 top corporate organisations take part in London’s first ever corporate basketball league. Organisations such as Credit Suisse, AEG, KPMG and many more organisation took part in the 3 month season which had its mix of emotions, buzzer beaters and close games but there can only be one winner, congratulations to the NBA UK. NBA remained unbeaten the whole season (with exception to friendly game loss to league host team) and clinched the Corporate League final by beating a depleted AEG squad 40-33.
Tom Marchesi recorded 12 points, 4 rebounds and 2 steals, also notable for NBA Ed Jones recored 11 points, 6 rebounds and 3 steals. Vanja Cernivic recorded 12 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists and a steal and was named the finals Most Valuable Player. Notably for AEG their spark plug Nana had a near double double with 19 points and 8 rebounds for the losing side- For full game stats click here.
As winners of the Corporate League NBA UK were awarded a trophy presentation, private tour and lunch at the House of Lords with our Global Ambassador Lord Dr Michael Hastings and NBA and Team GB Legend John Amaechi.