MILAN – The National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced that NBA 3X Milan presented by Gatorade will take place on Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18, at Milan’s Famagosta basketball court in La Spezia Park.
NBA 3X Milan will feature a 3-on-3 tournament consisting of 72 men’s and women’s teams for players ages 16-18 and 18+ in an open category, along with interactive fan activities. Participants will receive NBA 3X jerseys and winners of the men’s and women’s open category will be awarded tickets, travel and accommodation to the next regular-season game in Europe, while all winners and runners-up will be presented with championship trophies, equipment from Gatorade and other prizes. Registration is open now at nba.com/3xmilano.
In the week leading up to NBA 3X, the NBA will also host eight Jr. NBA clinics for over 300 local children and a Coach the Coaches Clinic presented by Gatorade for more than 200 local Italian coaches.
“We couldn’t be more excited to work with Gatorade and local partners Intesa Sanpaolo and San Carlo to offer fans in Italy the opportunity to come out and play the game in this fast-paced three-on-three format which recently gained Olympic status,” said Dina Ahmad NBA Vice President, New Business Ventures & Global Partnerships, Europe and Middle East. “NBA 3X Milan is a chance for the whole family to enjoy an authentic NBA experience together at one of Milan’s most iconic outdoor courts.”
NBA 3X Milan 2023 is presented by Gatorade. Official partners also include Intesa Sanpaolo, the exclusive retail banking partner of the NBA in Italy, and San Carlo, Italy’s market leader in chips and savory snacks and an official partner of the NBA in Italy.
Fans in Italy can find more NBA information at nba.com/italia, the league’s official online destination in Italy hosted on sport.sky.it/nba, and on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube. In addition, fans can watch live NBA games on Sky Italia’s dedicated NBA channel Sky Sport NBA. A full range of official NBA merchandise is available at the NBA Store in Milan and by visiting NBAStore.eu.