News from around the Association – Week ending 6/11/22

This week in the PBA and LPBA! 

In the Southeast, Georgia Vipers appeared on ABC, along with Georgia Venom and Mississippi Magnolias and Hawks were both on CBS. Those teams join Southwest Florida Blazers (ABC), Chattanooga Spades (Fox), and Dothan Snipers (ABC) as 8 teams in total appeared on a major network affiliate last week. It’s a good time to be a part of the PBA and LPBA! 

The Pacific Northwest kicked off this past weekend and saw the Base Hill Bullies hold off the Seattle Reign in Orting, WA 97-77. The Northwest features the aforementioned Bullies and Reign, but expansion Bellevue Strategy and defending division champs PNW Vets will have something to say about the crown when it’s all said and done.

In the South, BLTN went to Oklahoma and defeated the Kings 95-89 at the Hive in Edmond. 
The F.I.R.M. had their annual summer camp for kids in Fort Worth and always do their part to make a difference in the community.  

DK Eldridge made his appearance for DFW Just Hoops just over a week ago in a win against BLTN that went to overtime 121-120. Players of the game Cedric Harris and Eddie Sims both had stand out performances and will be recognized as co-players in that win. 

In the Midwest, MSP Pride had a road trip in Tennessee and battled Music City And Trained to Eat over the weekend. Music City Kings winning 97-86 and TTE winning 147-81. 

More Southeast news – The LPBA had the Ladies Pro Basketball Association rocking with Mississippi Magnolias winning 73-43 over Georgia Venom. 

Georgia Vipers defeated Mississippi Hawks 105-93 as a part of the first PBA – LPBA double header in league history. Georgia and Mississippi both picking up a win. 

In the Southwest, Que Hines erupted for 39 at New Mexico on June 4th and received recognition this week for the performance. 

In the Northeast, New York DLS Rockets was triumphant in Pennsylvania defeating the Firefighters 89-55. Pocono Peacemakers best New York Empire 96-91. 

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