The professional 3-on-3 basketball league BIG3, co-founded by hip-hop and entertainment mogul Ice Cube, will begin its third season in Michigan this summer.

Little Caesars Arena in Detroit will be the first of 18 stops on the league's tour for the 2019 season. Each stop includes three complete games of 3-on-3 basketaball, featuring former NBA legends as players, coaches, and personnel.

Former Detroit Piston Bad Boy Rick Mahorn is coaching a new expansion team in the league this year, after guiding last year's league champion Trilogy to the title last summer. His new team, Enemies, will play the other expansion team, Bivouac, featuring former Pistons Josh Smith and Will Bynum.

Smith is new to the BIG3 circuit this year, as is former MSU Spartan Shannon  Brown. The list of legends coaching teams this year includes, Julius "Dr. J." Erving, Gary Payton, Nancy Lieberman, Lisa Leslie, George "Iceman" Gervin, and more.

Tickets for the Saturday, June 22 date in Detroit go on sale Friday, May 17 at 10:00 AM. Follow this link to for full details.


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