- National Teams
London Lions have been officially confirmed as the fourth BBL team to compete in Europe this season after being announced for a second season in the EuroCup.
Widely considered the second best competition in Europe after the EuroLeague – which it is owned by, the EuroCup will see 20 clubs from 14 nations compete for the title, including two each from France, Germany, Italy, Lithuania, Spain and Turkey.
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— 7DAYS EuroCup (@EuroCup) June 29, 2023
Last season the Lions became the first British team to ever qualify for the EuroCup playoffs.
So far confirmed on the 2023-24 roster, is Gabe Olaseni plus returners Sam Dekker, Josh Sharma and Bradley Kaboza.
The EuroCup will also have a new postseason format, which sees only six teams instead of eight qualify for the playoffs, and includes best-of-three series in the semifinal and final phases.