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IOWA CITY, IA. - October 3, 2017
Four times a year, Basketball Club International hosts an online real-time, interactive, public event that connects former and current professional basketball players to kids and fans around the world. Thousands of people tuned in to the past seasons of BCI Courtside Live. The next BCI Courtside Live is scheduled for Tuesday, October 10, from 9 pm – 10 pm ET. BCI Courtside Live is hosted by BCI on Facebook Live via BlueJeans OnSocial, connecting people through conversation. Archived events are available for viewing.

The upcoming event will feature three pro players – David Booth, Tyrone Ellis Jr. and Marvin Singleton, with Adrian Branch as moderator. Read more

IOWA CITY, IA. - August 10, 2017
We are pleased to welcome Steffond Johnson to the BCI President's Advisory Council. Johnson has a long history with the game of basketball. His passion for the game began when he joined his first team in the seventh grade. He later went on to play for his high school in Longview TX, was recruited to Louisiana State University, later transferring to San Diego State University. Steffond opted for the NBA and was signed by the Los Angeles Clippers where he played for one year. He also played professionally in Turkey, Cyprus, Uruguay, Italy and Venezuela.

As a member of the President’s Advisory Council, Johnson will assist the President in securing the long term health and growth of the organization, and will provide substantive advice to the President in a multitude of areas including but not limited to, financial planning, fund raising, marketing, player recruitment and networking.   Read more

IOWA CITY, IA - August 1, 2017
Basketball Club International has announced the 2017-18 dates for BCI Courtside Live, a series of online, real-time, interactive public events that connects professional basketball players to kids and fans around the world. Dates for the fifth season are: October 10 (pre-season), February 13 (pre-NBA All-Star Weekend), March 27 (pre-NCAA Final Four Weekend), and early June (pre-NBA Championship Series). All BCI Courtside Live events are from 9:00 – 10:00 pm ET, on Facebook Live via BlueJeans OnSocial. Each event features three pro players and one moderator, who are announced several weeks prior. Read more


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BCI Courtside Live is an opportunity for real-time, interactive dialogue between professional basketball players and fans. Organized just four times per year, this unique international BCI Leads program features three pro players, one moderator, and limitless fans who connect via text or live video feed on Facebook Live via BlueJeans OnSocial. Links to all CSL events can be found here.