Two years ago

NBL releases schedule for Blitz in Bendigo and Ballarat

The biggest names in Australian basketball will be on display in Bendigo and Ballarat for next month's NBL Blitz.

The National Basketball League has partnered with the Victorian Government to bring its popular pre-season event to regional Victoria.

Bendigo Stadium will host four games of the NBL Blitz on September 20 with eight games at Ballarat Minerdome from September 22-23 with both cities to also host a range of community activities featuring NBL stars.

The announcement was made as Melbourne United prepared to take on the Sydney Kings in tonight’s pre-season game in front of a big crowd at Bendigo Stadium
In addition to 12 games across three days there will be a range of community activities at both venues including NBL clinics, game-day activations featuring 3x 3, wheelchair and Indigenous basketball and free entry to the day session games on Day 1 in Bendigo.

To buy tickets or more information about the NBL Blitz in Bendigo and Ballarat go to

All games will be streamed on NBL TV.
Full schedule

Topic #43829 | Report this topic

Two years ago

should there be a free agents team to play in the blitz?

Reply #702617 | Report this post

Two years ago

Great that it's streamed. Should be a cracker blitz.

Reply #702620 | Report this post

Two years ago

Just saw this on Twitter. Good to see they had some representatives from Sydney and Melbourne on hand, they really haven't been involved in enough off-season media for my liking

Reply #702622 | Report this post

Two years ago

Remind me who plays for Brisbane???

Reply #702625 | Report this post


Reply to this topic

Random name suggestion for anonymous posters: Pug 49

Rules:You must read the Terms of Use. No spam, no offensive material, no sniping at other clubs, no 'who cares?'-type comments, no naming or bashing under 18 players. Learn how to embed YouTube videos or tweets

Please proof-read your post before submitting as you will not be able to edit it afterwards.

Close ads - Custom basketball uniforms
Beam Orders - a quick, simple order and payments site for your business.
Punch - insightful time tracking

Advertise on Hoops to a very focused, local and sports-keen audience. Email for rates and options.

Recent Posts

Invoicing clients? Stay productive with Punch, the insightful time tracker that earns you more.

Special offer: $30/month Pay $100 for lifetime access. Sign up now!


An Australian basketball forum covering NBL, WNBL, ABL, Juniors plus NBA, WNBA, NZ, Europe, etc | Forum time is: 7:46 pm, Wed 5 Aug 2020 | Posts: 841,720 | Last 7 days: 593