BBC Sport Africa takes a look at the inaugural Basketball Africa League which tips off on Sunday in the Rwandan capital, Kigali.
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Basketball Africa League, slated to start in March 2020, is the league's first league collaboration with FIBA to operate outside of North America.
That’s the narrative of the inaugural season of the new Basketball Africa League, an offshoot of the U.S.
Grammy winner J Cole will be playing for the Rwanda Patriots in the first-ever edition of the NBA's Basketball Africa League.
Cole will be participating in the inaugural season of the Basketball Africa League.
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The official website of the FIBA Africa Basketball League 2019.
Basketball players are excited by the prospects of joining the new league in Africa, and some, like Chris Smith, see it as a way to get back to NBA.