The ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) has released the full schedule for the 2019-20 regular season.
League newcomers and the latest Chinese Taipei champions Fubon Braves are set to make their ABL debut in back-to-back weekend games at home against the Westports Malaysia Dragons, and the Macau Black Bears beginning November 16.
To cap off the opening weekend, the Mono Vampire Basketball Club will host a rematch of sorts of the 2018 Finals against San Miguel Alab Pilipinas in Nonthaburi, Thailand on the 17th.
The regular season of Asia’s first regional professional league will run through November until late March, where the playoffs will promptly begin in early April.
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As in previous seasons, teams will be divided jnto groups for scheduling and logistics purposes, with the first group comprising of the Saigon Heat, San Miguel Alab Pilipinas, the Singapore Slingers, Mono Vampire Basketball Club, and the Westports Malaysia Dragons.
Meanwhile, the other group will consist of the Fubon Braves, the Formosa Dreamers, Hong Kong Eastern, the Macau Black Bears, and the Wolf Warriors.
Each team is set to face opposition from within their group four times during the stretch of the regular season, while meeting teams from the other group twice. You may view the full game schedule on the ABL website.
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