Scotland’s NBA Junior draft pit six Falkirk schools into a division mix with NBA team names

The official launch of this season’s Junior NBA was held in Edinburgh with Falkirk Fury one of six clubs selected to host a division of the programme in Scotland.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 26th September 2019, 11:52 pm
Junior NBA Falkirk Schools. NBA Jnr. Makaleb McInnis and John Bunyan.
Junior NBA Falkirk Schools. NBA Jnr. Makaleb McInnis and John Bunyan.

Each of five Falkirk primary schools were allocated a team during the draft – Maddiston - Houston Rockets; St Margaret’s - Dallas Mavericks; 
Comely Park - New Orleans Pelicans; Bonnybridge - Memphis Grizzlies; and Kinnaird - San Antonio Spurs. The schools will play each other twice over the next few months and progress to National NBA Finals.

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Each school receives a full set of NBA strips in their NBA team name and two NBA basketballs.