Benefits to Players
• Off-season salary plus potential income from local endorsement deals & appearance fees

• Exposure:  scouts and media

• Skill development, training, first-class facilities, and quality off-season competition

• Can still play in the D-League or international leagues

• Maintain local fame in college community

• Stay connected to all-important alumni network

• Potential opportunities within The-BALL for transition into coaching, broadcasting, and sports management

• Bridge to life beyond basketball through Basketball Graduation Initiative and business mentorship program