REMINDER: The National Basketball League (NBL) of Canada has announced it will be hosting its first ever professional basketball combine in Winnipeg which is set for Saturday October 1, 2016.  The session will run from 12:00 - 5:00 pm at the Youth for Christ Centre located at 333 King Street.  Registration fee to attend is $190.00 in advance or $240.00 on site.  For more information and to register, go to...

For a second consecutive year, the National Basketball League of Canada will host a series of combines across Canada and the U.S. over the course of the NBL Canada off season leading up to the 2016 NBL Canada Pre-Draft Combine in November at the Athlete Institute in Mono, Ontario.

These series of events will challenge NBL Canada hopefuls via live full-court games and skill evaluation to showcase their skills for head coaches, general managers and owners with hopes of signing a professional basketball contract in the NBLC.

NBLC Combine Series Dates & Locations

  • July 23rd - South Bend, Indiana 
  • July 24th - Buffalo, New York 
  • August 14th - Kansas City, Missouri 
  • August 20th - Sarasota, Florida 
  • August 21st - Orlando, Florida
  • August 27th - Flint, Michigan 
  • August 28th - Baltimore, Maryland
  • September 3rd - Little Rock, Arkansas
  • September 4th - Lawton, Oklahoma
  • September 10th - Chicago, Illinois
  • September 11th - Detroit, Michigan 
  • September 17th - Sacramento, California
  • September 18th - Vancouver, BC
  • September 25th - Grand Rapids, Michigan 
  • October 1st - Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • October 8th - New York City, New York
  • October 15th - Columbia, South Carolina
  • October 22nd - Milwaukee, Wisconsin 
  • October 28th - Dallas, Texas
  • November 5th - Seattle, Washington
  • November 12th - Atlanta, Georgia

**Dates & Locations Are Subject To Change**

Participants will receive hands-on instructions from NBLC coaches & league personnel and a NBL Canada practice jersey.  You must present a valid ID or passport. Photographs must be recent and in colour for photo quality and identification purposes.  If you submit a highlight DVD or game tape, please include special viewing instructions if necessary.

Please note that all items submitted to the National Basketball League of Canada upon arrival may be kept on file for future reference and will not be returned.

NBL Canada Combine Series Frequently Asked Questions


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