Doors 1pm / Hoops Aid 2pm / BBL Play-off Final 4pm / Finish 5.45pm (approx)
The biggest Basketball extravaganza ever in the UK!
Combine the biggest game of the 2015 British Basketball League (BBL) season and the spectacular 2015 HoopsAid event and you are guaranteed an incredible day packed full of top quality celebrity sporting entertainment!
Catch the hometown London Lions, led by GB Captain Drew Sullivan and last season’s league MVP Zaire Taylor, go head to head with a Newcastle Eagles team, fronted by USA star Rahmon Fletcher and the evergreen ‘king’ Charles Smith, who are aiming for a clean sweep of silverware this season
Already the most eagerly anticipated event of any BBL campaign, the climax to the 2014-15 BBL season promises to be even more exciting with the curtain falling at our spectacular new play-off home. Making the switch to south of the River Thames, up to an incredible 17,000 fans are expected to descend on The O2 as the stars of the men's professional league battle it out to finish as the last team standing and be crowned BBL Play-off Champions (4pm). For more information visit www.bbl.org.uk/playofffinal
First up though will be the 2015 HoopsAid event which will see a huge array of celebrities come together in aid of creating sporting opportunities for disabled and disadvantaged children. So why not come along and support the charity and watch your favourite celebrities, sporting personalities, some of the country’s heroes, our current and ex-servicemen play the most entertaining and interactive games of basketball. For more information on HoopsAid, including the latest list of confirmed celebrities, visit www.sportstraider.org.uk/events.
Throw into the mix performances by Flawless, our incredible 'BBL Dancers’ and even our very own dunking mascot and you have an event that will live in the memory for ever!
Be a part of it - don't miss one of the biggest events in British basketball, book your tickets today and get 'closer to the action'.