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This past weekend, the National Basketball League of Canada (NBLC) held their annual draft and picked up Akron Aviators guard, Davon Eley. Eley joins Desmond Gattis and Tony Anderson as the 3rd Akron Aviator to be picked up internationally. We’re very proud and happy for the next stage in his career. We’ll be rooting for him…

August 27, 2018

This Saturday, come see our owner, Brian “Essince” Collins throw out the First Pitch at the Akron Rubber Ducks (AA team for the Cleveland Indians) game. And it’s Mark Price Night! The first 1,000 people will receive a bobble head and the legendary Cleveland Cavaliers player will be in attendance! Stop by our table on…

July 19, 2018

Join us at the Balch Fitness Center, Friday June 1st as we prepare for our second season of Akron Aviators basketball! 2 of our players from our first season earned contracts overseas and we’re excited to provide more great opportunities and entertainment for the community. Click on the button below to register for tryouts. Our…

May 22, 2018

The Akron Aviators are thrilled to be working with the Barnstorm Basketball Association (BBA) to sponsor an awesome Youth Basketball Tournament in Cleveland this St. Patty’s Day Weekend! March 17-18, 2018 Garfield Heights High School 4900 Turney Road Cleveland, Ohio Boys and Girls Grade Divisions: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,10/11 Pool Play +…

March 9, 2018

After a very tough game against the ABA’s #1 team, the undefeated Kentucky Enforcers we came straight home, packed, and headed for the airport to take on the also undefeated Hawai’i Swish! 12 hours of traveling and missed transportation we headed straight to the arena for another close game with a great team.   In…

March 3, 2018

Last month owner, Brian “Essince” Collins and guard Malik Billingsley were guests on the “Bubble N Blow” radio show in Cleveland, OH on one of the country’s top-rated internet radio stations, Voice It Radio (click here to listen to the interview). During the interview, award-winning host Shugabooga challenged co-host Soopa Engineer Myke to come run…

February 4, 2018

Big thank you to Brandon, the Voice of the St Pete Tide, for featuring our team and owner, Brian “Essince” Collins in 2018’s first episode of ABA Weekly Podcast! Check it out below and follow @ABAWeekly1 on twitter! Merry New Year Edition We talk about last week’s results, the poll of the week, a Vader-esque…

January 3, 2018

On Sunday, January 7th we’ve teamed with the Ohio Youth Basketball of America (OYBOA) to host a Youth Skills Challenge during our morning game against the WV Warlocks! Learn more and register on their website. All kids will be given Free Admission to our game! [button link=”http://oyboa.com/registration” type=”big” color=”red” newwindow=”yes”] CLICK HERE TO REGISTER[/button] See…

December 29, 2017

CALLING ALL BALLERS! Are you ready to Play Professional Basketball? We’re having our next tryouts in Akron and want to see YOU! Come out and ready to ball! Ages 18+. Don’t miss our Tryouts, Saturday, September 9th at the Balch Fitness Center in Akron. Come ready to ball. Tryout starts promptly at 3pm. Pre-register Now…

August 23, 2017