A technical foul will be assessed for each player who wishes to compete with a ineligible uniform (absent such a waiver).
about the league
The Lawyers Basketball League (LBL), currently in its 38th season, has become one of the Legal profession's most valued institutions. Virtually every major law firm in NYC participates in our year round activities.
Each season, over 250 teams compete in the LBL and our "sister" league, The New York Corporate Basketball League. Together the combined leagues play a schedule of 3,500 games at twelve prime facilities in convenient areas of Manhattan.
All gyms feature...Glass backboards, 3-point lines, electronic
score clocks and locker rooms.
Custom-crafted schedules...The League will schedule around any and
all of your team's conflicts. Let us know whether (1) your team
wants same-night play, (2) cannot run on a particular day of
the week or specific dates due to firm outings, etc. and (3)
what time of the evening your team prefers.
Teams choose where in
NYC they want to play...We
have gyms conveniently located all over Manhattan - the East
Side, West Side, Uptown, Downtown and even on Wall Street.
All levels of play...With over 250 teams to play against,
we can find the right level of competition for you. Pre-season
scrimmages assist in determining skill and "personality"
of team to ensure its placement in exactly the appropriate division.
Quality officials...Every League game is officiated by two
veteran referees, who not only know the rules but also care about
Gym runs...The League offers one-time gym rentals
as well as seasonal scrimmage packages.
intramural leagues and charity tournaments...We can assist your firm or charity in
putting together an annual event and can organize/run your firm's