EYBL may change travel basketball
Nike steps in to organize and provide championship for travel teams
Leave it to Nike to revolutionize the travel basketball circuit.
After bouncing around a simple concept for the past five years, the company with the trademark swoosh will debut the Elite Youth Basketball League this weekend at the Boo Williams Invitational in Hampton, Va.
"We were looking to bring structure to the travel game," said Jeff Rogers, the league commissioner and director of Nike elite grassroots basketball. "We have had a tremendous response without having played a ...
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