Story: Basketball

Men's league winners

In 1981 a group of club and provincial teams came together to create a men's national basketball league. The following year the league was brought under the management of the New Zealand Basketball Federation. The regionally based league has waxed and waned in popularity with the general public. This table lists the national title winners.

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John Saker, 'Basketball - Fall and rise, 1990s onwards', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 27 September 2020)

Story by John Saker, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Oct 2015