The National Basketball League of Canada has partnered with St. Clair College in Windsor, Ontario to host the 2017 NBL Canada Draft Combine from October 20-22. The 2017 NBL Canada Draft will be held privately on the evening of Sunday, October 22th with results being announced via social media.
This event will challenge NBL Canada hopefuls via live full-court games and skill evaluation to showcase their skills for head coaches, general managers and owners with hopes of being selected in the 2017 NBL Canada Draft.
NBL Canada League Combine selection criteria consist of the following requirements:
- 2016-17 Small College All Americans;
- 2016-17 NCAA Division 1 Significant Contributors or Starters;
- 2016-17 NBA D League Players;
- 2016-17 Overseas Professionals or;
- 2016-17 Pro Players with NBL Canada, or quality North American Minor League Experience. Small College Players that are 1st Team All Conference Selections will be considered
Evaluation & Registration Process:
All players must submit their registration for consideration using the following link:
Import Participants (U.S. & Other Countries)
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Please note: Pre-registration is mandatory
Agents are welcome to attend the 2017 NBL Canada Draft Combine but also
need to register to be credentialed. Click HERE to be credentialed.
Event Details and Schedule
Friday, October 20th
Welcome Reception - 6pm - 9pm
Introductions - league, coaches and players
Saturday, October 21st
Registration - 8am - 9am
Testing 9am - 10am
Drill Work - 10am - 11:30am
Lunch Break - 11:45am - 12:30pm
Combine/Games - 1pm - 5pm
Sunday, October 22nd
Combine /Games - 9am - 2pm
Player Interviews - 2pm -4pm
Closing Remarks - 4pm - 4:30pm
NBL Canada Draft - 5pm-7pm
Upon arriving to the draft combine, players must provide the following items to NBL Canada personnel at the official registration station:
- Valid Identification or Passport
- Photographs must be recent and in colour for photo quality and identification purposes)
If submitting a highlight reel, please provide url link or include special viewing instructions if necessary.
Please note that all items submitted to the National Basketball League of Canada upon arrival may be kept on file for future reference and will not be returned.
A preferred rate of $124.99/room per night has been negotiated for combine participants with:
Holiday Inn Express Windsor Waterfront Hotel
277 Riverside Drive West, Windsor, ON, N9A5K4
Phone: 519 258 7774
Group Code: CG20W1
$315.45 (CAD) + Online Service Charge CAD (In-Advance)/$240.00 (On-Site)Note: $315.45 CAD = $240.00 USD
Participants will receive hands-on instructions from NBLC coaches & league personnel and a NBL Canada practice jersey.