Perth Wildcats will play on the opening evening of the NBL Cup and play eight matches in 23 days earlier than lastly returning to WA.
The Wildcats re-located to Victoria amid WA’s lockdown this week, realizing they might be required to be in Melbourne by February 20 for the beginning of the NBL hub.
Perth will play in opposition to Melbourne United on opening evening after which play a fast hearth fixture with matches in opposition to all eight different golf equipment earlier than the hub ends on March 14.
The league has put up $300,000 for the inaugural NBL Cup with $150,000 being awarded to the winner.
The runner-up will obtain $100,000 and third place $50,000.
As a part of the match, three factors will likely be awarded for victories and one level for every quarter groups win.
All match outcomes may even be counted in the direction of the common season.
“The NBL Cup will showcase top-of-the-line basketball leagues and supply nice dwell leisure between the Australian Open tennis and begin of the AFL season,” NBL Proprietor and Government Chairman Larry Kestelman mentioned.
“Most significantly, it should present nice worth for all sports activities followers, significantly households, who can watch the most important stars of the league in double headers for the value of 1 sport.”
PERTH WILDCATS NBL CUP FIXTURE
Saturday Feb 20 v Melbourne United
Tuesday Feb 23 v Sydney Kings
Friday Feb 26 v Cairns Taipans
Wednesday March 3 v South East Melbourne Phoenix
Friday March 5 v Brisbane Bullets
Sunday March 7 v The Hawks
Friday March 12 v New Zealand Breakers
Sunday March 14 v Adelaide 36ers