NBA Jump trial will be held in Noida from July 14

The National Basketball Association’s NBA Jump is a talent scouting camp that provides a platform for aspiring basketball players from across the country to compete with each other, showcase their skills, and gain additional basketball development opportunities.

The three-day camp will bring together 30 of India’s most promising young players competing for full scholarships, who will attend NBA Academy India, an exclusive basketball training center for top prospects from across the country.

The event, which began on May 21, 2022 at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in Delhi, toured six cities across India – Delhi, Kottayam, Ludhiana, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai and was attended by over 1600 players. As part of the NBA and ACG’s commitment to growing basketball in India, this program provides basketball players across the country with the opportunity to develop their skills under the guidance of NBA-certified coaches.

The 2022 edition of the ACG-NBA Jump will mark the return of the program after a two-year break due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The ACG-NBA Jump, first launched in 2015, saw Palpreet Singh emerge as the top prospect in its inaugural edition. He went on to participate in the 2016 NBA G League National Tryout in the United States and was later drafted by the Long Island Nets in the 2016 NBA G League Draft.

NBA Academy India, also supported by the ACG, opened in 2017 and has seen many players earn scholarships or sign professional contracts to prepare for schools and junior colleges in the US, including Princepal Singh who became the first NBA Academy India player to be signed. With the NBA G League and the first player from India to win the NBA Summer League Championship.

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