BBL is today delighted to confirm the fixtures and dates for the remainder of the 2020-21 season.
Following the conclusion of the BBL Cup Group Stages, the BBL Championship, which returns to teams playing each other three times, will commence on the 3rd of December, with a double header LIVE on Sky Sports, featuring B. Braun Sheffield Sharks v Cheshire Phoenix, followed by Newcastle Eagles v London Lions.
The BBL Trophy First Round will take place the first week in February, with the knockout stages taking place thereafter before moving onto the Final with details to be announced.
The Championship will wrap up on the weekend of Friday 23 April, with the Play-Offs then commencing the week after and the season concludes with the Play-Off Final, details also to be announced.
The Lions have five games in December, three of them at home
Thursday 3 December 2020 7:30pm CH (A) Newcastle Eagles
Friday 11 December 2020 7:00pm CH (H) Plymouth Raiders
Sunday 13 December 2020 5:00pm CH (A) Cheshire Phoenix
Friday 18 December 2020 7:00pm CH (H) Manchester Giants
Monday 21 December 2020 7:00pm CH (H) Worcester Wolves
Please find below links to PDF copies of the full fixtures:
All fixtures are subject to change.
Each team plays each other 3 times (a mix of either 2 home/1 away OR 1 home/ 2 away).
16 team straight knockout competition, involving the BBL teams and 5 invited teams.
First Round (Single Leg) – 05-07 February 2021
Quarter Finals (Single Leg) – 19-21 February 2021
Semi-Finals (Two Legged) – 05-07 March 2021
Final – TBA
Top eight teams qualify with ties assigned by seeding. Two legged quarters and semi-finals with a single leg Final (Final at neutral venue).
1st v 8th
2nd v 7th
3rd v 6th
4th v 5th
Highest Remaining Seed v Lowest Remaining Seed
Remaining Team v Remaining Team
Quarter Finals (Two Legged) – 30 Apr-02 May 2021
Semi-Finals (Two Legged) – 07-09 May 2021
Final – TBA