Jr. NBA Basketball stresses the importance of fundamental play, teamwork, sportsmanship, hard work and respect, all in a fast paced and fun environment. THE LEAGUE is a slam dunk for boys & girls Kindergarten-4th grade who wish to learn how to play the game the right way, all while having a ball on the court each week. 

Best of all, the Jr. NBA Coaching Staff will be lead by Donnell Thomas, a former FIBA Professional, MVP, Chicago Public League and Northern Illinois University Hall of Famer!! Along side Coach Thomas is a staff roster filled with outgoing, knowledgeable and enthusiastic former players that possess years of professional, collegiate and high school basketball experience.

Jr. NBA THE LEAGUE offers a structured basketball setting that includes age appropriate drills, station work & skill development over the first 2 weeks, followed by 10 weeks of instructional game-play, where each week will begin with a 10-15 minute team practice before tipoff. 

Friendship requests: Upon registering, families may submit one friendship request for their child’s league roster. We will make every effort possible to honor your friend/player request.