League Info

League Info

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Added by Mubarak Suleiman


The “Battle XXI” separates itself by providing player jerseys, in game equipments, player stats and leaderboards, mic’d commentators, live snack booths, amazing prices to winning teams and the best of all, full media coverage pre-post game player interviews put together in an episodic show format and podcast segments to increase community engagement and involvement to bring a refreshing and exciting atmosphere to the basketball scene in YEG and beyond

Game Format

  • Teams will play one game per week .
  • Round Robin format and teams will be ranked as follows: team with the best record, total points against and points for.
  • Minimum of 6 games guaranteed.
  • Referees will be available per game.
  • All basketball games use a weekly time slot of 1.00 hour.
  • The total floor time consists of a warm-up, four 8 minute quarters with a 2 min break in between quarters and a 5 minute half time break.
  • One 30sec-timeout allowed in the 4th quarter.
  • 3 minute overtime period.

    Season Length
    League will tentatively take place during the following timeline:

  • 5 weeks of basketball starting on July 25th, 2021 - August 29th 2021. Starting at 5pm.
    -4 weeks of regular season games and 1 week playoffs.
    -Specific league dates are stated as follows:
    July 25, 29
    August 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29
    -Team should try to get a volunteer coach/manager if possible. Coaches/Captains will substitute their own players.

    Playoff Format

  • All teams are guaranteed 1 playoff game.

  • Only the top 4 teams will compete for the league championship.

  • The first round of the

  • League champs will receive special prizes

  • There are no ties in playoffs.

  • 3 minute overtime period with one 30-sec timeout allowed.

  • A tip-off at centre will start the overtime period.

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