In the morning of October 18, the new Long Lions Men's Basketball Team held a media open day at Guangzhou Tianhe Stadium, where the team was interviewed and the schedule of new season was announced. It is reported that from December 14, the Long Lions Men's Basketball Team will have six home events in Foshan International Sports Culture and Performing Arts Center, welcoming challenges from Shanghai, Shenzhen and other cities.
Foshan International Sports Culture and Performing Arts Center
Less than three months after joining the team, Shirelijan Muxtar has been active with coaches, players and the media. He is the one of the most important internal assistance in this Long Lions Men's Basketball season. Shirelijan Muxtar said, “whether it's training or playing, I want to be able to use my experience and defense to help my team-mates get out of the comfort zone and keep challenging themselves, so that the team can be improved.”
Former NBA champion Marreese Speights who was also an important assistance for the Long Lions Men’s Basketball Team. In last week's pre-season match against the Washington Wizards, Speights scored 41 points and 8 rebounds and fully showed his competence. Speaking of the match, Speights believes it is important for the team to win.
Ferger, another assistance renewed his contract with the team in this summer and said his goal was to win for more games in a new schedule of the new season. "The new system is moving closer to the NBA, and I appreciate it. I might be more comfortable with the schedule. "
The Long Lions Team new CBA season will challenge Shenzhen Team in their first game on the evening of 21st this month.