Luleå Basket

Luleå Basket is a basketball club in Luleå, Sweden. The club was established as Luleå Basketbollklubb (BBK) in 1978. Before the 2011-12 season they changed their name to Northland Basket because of sponsorship reasons. In mid-July 2015 the club changed name again to Luleå Basket.[1] The club won the Swedish women's national basketball championship in 2014.[2] after losing the national finals in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2011 and 2012. The club became national champions again in 2015,[3] 2016.,[4] 2017[5] and 2018.[6]

Luleå Basket
Luleå Basket logo
Founded1978 (1978)
ArenaLuleå Energi Arena
Capacity3,000
LocationLuleå, Sweden
Championships4 Swedish national championships
Websiteluleabasket.com

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Daniel Grefve (16 July 2015). "Mästaren har fått ett nytt namn" (in Swedish). SVT Sport. Retrieved 16 July 2015.
  2. ^ "Sjätte gången gillt för Northland" (in Swedish). Sveriges Radio. 12 April 2004. Retrieved 20 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Northland försvarade SM-guldet" (in Swedish). Sveriges Radio. 23 April 2015. Retrieved 24 April 2015.
  4. ^ "Luleå tog tredje raka SM-guldet" (in Swedish). SVT sport. 28 April 2016. Retrieved 29 April 2016.
  5. ^ "Luleå bärgade sitt fjärde raka SM-guld" (in Swedish). Basketligan dam. 26 April 2017. Retrieved 27 April 2017.
  6. ^ Henrik Danielsson (25 April 2018). "Luleå Basket är svenska mästare" (in Swedish). Norrländska socialdemokraten. Retrieved 26 April 2018.

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