National Basketball Association

A deal was signed between the National Basketball Association (NBA), South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) and South African Sports and Recreation Department (SRSA) to bring two top USA basketball teams, LA Lakers and New York Knickerbockers, to South Africa next year.

National Basketball Association Commissioner David Stern with South African Minister of Sport and Recreation Mr. Fikile Mbalula. .

The South African Consul General in New York, Mr. George Monyemangene, Commissioner and the Minister of Sport and Recreation enjoying a light moment during the occasion of the signing.