Pro Summer Team
The Big Apple Basketball Pro Summer Team was established in 2004 and is designed to give professional level players an opportunity to play in elite summer leagues during their off-season.
During the summer of 2016 the BAB Pro Summer team will participate in the famed Nike Pro City Summer League.
The Nike Pro City Summer League is an official NBA sanctioned summer league and has recently featured NBA players, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Roy Hibbert, David Lee, Metta World Peace, Michael Beasley, Brandon Jennings, John Lucas, and more!
BAB has also participated in the prestigious W.4th Street Pro Summer League, as well as the Fireball Pro League.
The W. 4th St. and Fireball Pro Leagues have featured several notable current and former NBA players including, Dr. J, Nate Robinson, Walter Berry, Ron Artest, Anthony Mason, Allan Houston, Al Harrington, Sebastian Telfair, Rafer "Skip To My Lou" Alston, Hakim Warrick, Wilson Chandler and Smush Parker.
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PHIL CARR NAMED MEAC DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEKMonday, 05 December 2016 18:50
New York, NY - The Big Apple Basketball Pro Summer Team advanced to the Nike Pro City championship after defeating Dyckman/NYAC, 87-84 last night at Baruch College.
BAB trailed most of the game and took its' first lead with approximately four minutes remaining in regulation. Despite scoring only 10 first quarter points, Big Apple Basketball's team defense kept them in the game, by only allowing Dyckman/NYAC to 17 first quarter points.
Both teams played to a stand-still in the second (22 points apiece) and third quarters (27 points apiece). Big Apple Basketball was able to break through in the final quarter by outscoring Dyckman/NYAC 28-18, behind the strong play of Anthony Gurley and Derrick Caracter.
BAB received a strong team effort, as multiple players helped lead the team to victory. Gurley (23 points, 6-10 3PT), Lance Goulbourne (10 rebounds) and Chaz Williams (10 points, 11 assists) were key contributors. Caracter (14 points, six rebounds, two steals), Desi Washington (12 points, five rebounds) and Dustin Hogue (10 points, seven rebounds) also provided key play.
Big Apple Basketball (6-2) will play Bingo's All-Stars (5-3) in the championship on Thursday night at Baruch College at 7pm. This will be BAB's second championship appearance in three years. In 2013, Big Apple Basketball lost to Sean Bell All-Stars in overtime for the Nike Pro City championship.
-photo, Pro City NYC