BIG3 is a new professional 3 on 3 basketball league made up of retired NBA players and International player. It was founded by music legend Ice Cube and entertainment exec. Jeff Kwatinetz. Ice Cube has been promoting the BIG3 a lot recently, and popularity has grown since their first season in 2017. The league is made up of 12 teams in total. CBS will be televising over 25 hours of live coverage throughout the 11 week, 2019 season. With the first televised game being today from 4-6pm.
The first game up will be Power vs. Triplets
Power- Roster- Corey Maggette, Cuttino Mobley, Glen Davis, Chris Anderson, Quentin Richardson, Ryan Gomes, and coached by Nancy Lieberman
Triplets- Roster- Joe Johnson, Al Jefferson, Jannero Pargo, Chris Johnson, Alan Anderson, Sergerio Gibson, and coached by Lisa Leslie
The second game up will be 3 headed monsters vs. Tri State
3 headed monsters- Roster- Rashard Lewis, Reggie Evans, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, Larry Sanders, Tre Simmons, Mario Chalmers, and coached by Gary Payton
Tri State- Roster- Jermaine O’Neal, Amar’e Stoudemire, Nate Robinson, Yakhouba Diawara, Jason Richardson, Bonzi Wells, and coached by Julius Erving
Other notable names include:
Baron Davis, Greg Oden, Josh Smith, Gilbert Arenas, Mike Bibby, Stephen Jackson,Jason Terry
If you are a fan of Basketball, you should check it out, should be interesting.