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Finland (FIN)
Finnish Basketball Association

Contact Details:
Finnish Basketball Association
Mäkelänkatu 91, 00610 Helsinki
Tel.: +358 207 928 928
Fax.: +358 9 149 6713
E-mail: office@basket.fi
Website: www.basket.fi

President
Mr.  Zitting, Antti

Secretary General
Mr.  Wallden, Vesa

Press Contact
Mr.  Mäkelä, Mika

Quick Facts *
260 Registered Clubs
6000 Licensed Female Players
10500 Licensed Male Players
50000 Unlicensed Players
Date of Affiliation to FIBA: 1939
Rank on FIBA Ranking: 66

*Information last updated in season 2003/04.
 
 
Professional Leagues
Finland 1st Division Men
Contact Details:
Radiokatu 20,  FIN-00240 Helsinki
Tel.: +358 (9) 34813196
Fax.: +358 (9) 1496713
E-mail: office@koripalloliitto.fi
Website: www.koris.net
Finland 1st Division Women
Contact Details:
Radiokatu 20,  FIN-00240 
Tel.: +358 (9) 34813195
Fax.: +358 (9) 1496713
E-mail: elina.piispanen@koripalloliitto.fi
 
News
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Finland-Microsoft-FFN-02-06 02/06/2014 FIN - Finnish Basketball inks multi-year deal with Microsoft Devices HELSINKI - The Finnish Basketball Association has signed a multi-year agreement with Microsoft Devices who will become a global partner of the Finnish men's national team, affectionately known as  more »
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Erik Murphy-09-04-2014 09/04/2014 FIN - Murphy gets another chance with the Jazz SALT LAKE CITY (NBA) - One of the hard truths of being a professional basketball player is that the business part of the sport can sometimes be hard. NBA rookie Erik Murphy probably understood that  more »
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Sasu Salin (FIN) 04/12/2013 FIN - The explosive Salin LJUBLJANA (EuroBasket/Eurocup) - Two and a half months have passed since Finland torched Slovenia with a hugely impressive shooting display at EuroBasket 2013. In Ljubljana and in their last game, the  more »
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966 31/10/2013 FIBA - Fifteen national teams submit applications for Spain 2014 wild cards MIES (2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup) - Fifteen national teams from across four FIBA zones met the 30 October deadline to submit their applications for the four wild cards that will complete the  more »
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