VBA 5 Point Recap: Thang Long Warriors 95, Can Tho Catfish 80

FIVE TAKEAWAYS FROM THE GAME (Series tied 2-2)   Another slow start for the Warriors. Everyone on the Thang Long Warriors not named Jaywuan Hill started the game off cold, with the team trailing by as many as 18 in the first...

Saigon Heat Signs Former Can Tho Catfish Tavarion Nix

The Saigon Heat have finally announced that they have signed 6’8” Tavarion Nix. Tavarion Nix is set to make a return to the Vietnam Basketball Association (VBA), but with a different team after finishing an outstanding 2016 VBA season...

Regime Changes In The VBA

With the new season, two VBA clubs have announced new head coaches. Thang Long Warriors The defending champions Thang Long Warriors have named Matt Skillman as their new head coach. Skillman has a 20 year coaching resume that includes stints with...

Dragons try to cap off season with story-book ending

In potentially the final game of the 2016 VBA season, the Dragons played host at Military 5 Zone in Da Nang on a late Saturday afternoon to the visiting Wings from Ho Chi Minh City in game two of...

Players Circle: Nguyễn Phú Hoàng

This week’s edition of Players Circle is a chat with Nguyễn Phú Hoàng. Known as Hoàng Ca to his fans, Hoàng is best known for this time with the Hanoi Buffaloes as one-half of the Flash Brothers. However, he...

Three Team Trade Lands Lê Ngọc Tú in the Capital

On Monday, the VBA announced the first ever three team trade in the league's short history. The trade involved the Saigon Heat, Danang Dragons and Hanoi Buffaloes. The Heat unloaded 2016 Local MVP Lê Ngọc Tú to the Buffaloes...

Tracy Thu Luong: VBA’s Wonder Woman

We’re down to the final game in the 2017 VBA season, featuring the Thang Long Warriors and Cantho Catfish, with the finals tied at two games a-piece. Many precious moments have been captured, including the breath-taking fights everyone witnesses...

Khoa Tran Back with Saigon Heat for ABL 9

The Saigon Heat have officially announced that the team will be retaining Tran Dang Khoa, known to many Vietnamese fans as “Mr. Wiggle,” for the ninth season of the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL).   In the team’s latest post via their...

Dragons look for first win against Buffaloes in Hanoi

The Hanoi Buffaloes hosted their second game of the season as the Da Nang Dragons came into town looking for their first win. The Buffaloes opened up the inaugural VBA season, defeating the Saigon Heat, while the Dragons opened...

The sixth VBA team – Thang Long Warriors just revealed their logo

IT'S OFFICIAL: The sixth VBA team - Thang Long Warriors have just revealed their logo. Hoops fans in Hanoi will have a chance to witness their own inner city battle (also known as “Derby’ match in Vietnam) as the...