Friday, October 18, 2013

2013 FBA Owners Meeting Recap


The Florida Basketball Association held its annual Owners Meeting on October 12th in Palm Beach. Greg Kite, the Commissioner of the FBA, presided over the meeting.

The owners from the Florida Flight, Heartland Prowl, Palm Beach Knights, and Tampa Bay Rebels voted to add an expansion team to the Miami market. The Miami-based franchise will be owned by Jeffrey H. Rosen, who also owns the Maccabi Haifa basketball club, which competes in the top league in Israel.

Additionally, Orlando, Florida was selected as the host city for the 2014 FBA All-Star game, the first in the leagues history.