Will Montreal ever get a basketball team?
Team will begin play in 2022 at Verdun Auditorium
The Canadian Elite Basketball League is expanding to Montreal. The league announced Wednesday that the Montreal Alliance begin play in 2022 at Verdun Auditorium. Montreal will be the league’s ninth franchise, and its first in Quebec.
Is basketball popular in Montreal?
The most recent attempt so far, the Montreal Jazz of the National Basketball League of Canada, lasted for only one season. However, Montreal has established itself as a popular place for NBA preseason games.
What is Montreal known for?
Montreal is North America’s number one host city for international events. Montreal is home to the famous Cirque de Soleil and hosted the Summer Olympics in 1976. Montreal also played host to Expo 67, considered to be the most successful world’s fair in the 20th Century.
Where can I play basketball in Montreal?
Basketball Courts near Montreal
|Court Location||Type of Court||Distance|
|Park Mohawk 1770 Chemin Rockland, Mont-Royal||Outdoor||1.6 mi|
|Parc Jean-Rivard 2e Avenue, Montreal||Outdoor||2 mi|
|Parc Martel 6547-6699 Boulevard Saint-Laurent, Montreal||Outdoor||2.2 mi|
|Parc Ovila-Légaré 4115 48e Rue, Montreal||Outdoor||2.7 mi|
Who owns NBA Raptors?
Is there AAU in Canada?
Where there is elite high-school level basketball, AAU is involved, and that’s true in Canada, too.