The Novo Basquete Brasil is the Brazilian premier men’s basketball league. The tournament is organized by the Liga Nacional de Basquete (LNB). It replaced the Campeonato Brasileiro de Basket in 2010. The league’s format has changed since the beginning of the season. Players are now paid a higher salary. Teams compete for the title of champion by winning the championship in their division.
The league began on November 11, with two games being played in Rio de Janeiro. In the 2021/2022 season, 17 teams are competing in the league. The top players in each position are also named in the table rankings. Depending on the time of the year, these all-stars may have been in a slightly different order. However, the players chosen for the teams are all top-tier Brazilian players. It is possible to track a team’s progress through the NBB Brazil table rankings.
The 2015 All-Star Game took place in Franca and Flamengo was the winner. Flamengo edged Bauru in the final quarter 28-15 to sweep the championship series. Argentine point guard Nicolas Laprovittola led the way with 19 points and seven rebounds. In addition, he was supported by Argentine forward Olivinha Rodriguez who chipped in with 17 points and eight rebounds. The United States responded with 23 points and nine assists. In the end, the team was won by a team from Argentina, led by Ricardo Fischer.