Melbourne United have claimed the NBL championship after holding on to defeat the Perth Wildcats 81-76 and complete a 3-0 sweep in the best-of-five grand final series.
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Melbourne United superstar Jock Landale was named Grand Final MVP after the team clinched the NBL 21 title with an 81-76 win in Game 3 at John Cain Arena on Friday night.
The first NBL Grand Final was played on 10 June 1979 at the Albert Park Basketball Stadium in Melbourne. The St. Kilda Saints defeated the Canberra Cannons 94-93 to become the inaugural NBL Champions. The Perth Wildcats hold the record for most Grand Final appearances with 15 between 1987 and 2019/20. They have also won a record 10 NBL Championships.
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The NBL is the pre-eminent professional men's basketball league in Australia and New Zealand. The league was founded in 1979 and is currently contested by nine teams; eight from Australia and one from New Zealand.
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From 2016 to 2018 there was a renewed interest in the sport, with it being described as being the National Basketball League's greatest ever period. 2016/17 set a new attendance record for the league, with the figure being matched the following year, as well as the Grand Final series for the 2017/18 season.