Express To Host 2018 Draft Combine
July 17, 2018
(WINDSOR, ON) – Dartis Willis, President and CEO of the Windsor Express, and the Deputy Commissioner of the National Basketball League of Canada, Audley Stephenson, announced today the scheduling of the 2018 NBLC Combine and Player Draft, to be held at the Sportsplex of St Clair College.
This marks the 2nd straight year that the Combine and Draft have been held in Windsor.
“We're excited to be back in Windsor for the second consecutive year to hold our annual Draft Combine,” said Stephenson. “Our aim is to replicate the success of last year's combine by delivering a quality event with the overall goal of revitalizing our league with new talent.”
From August 24through 26, more than 200 of North America’s top basketball talent from USPORTS and the NCAA as well as international professionals will descend upon Windsor for testing and simulated games under the direction of NBLC scouts and managers from all 10 teams.
Fans will have free access to view the Combine and future stars as they work out at the St Clair Sportsplex.
The Windsor Express and the League will issue further details within the next few weeks.
The Holiday Inn & Suites Windsor Ambassador Bridge has partnered with the NBLC and the Windsor Express to provide accommodations to the Draft Combine attendees.
Standard rooms will be available for $139.99 and executive rooms are $149.99 when reserving using the NB3 code during booking. Call 519-966-1200 to reserve a room.