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Dana Barros speaks about the start of new ACVB Season

Dana Barros Welcomes ACVB To His FacilityLuis Pires of IlhaCast Media speaks with Dana Barros about the start of a new season and partnership with ACVB.ACVBLeague.comPosted by Cabo Verde Network on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 For Stats, Updates, and Schedules visit:...

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Dana Barros partners with ACVB

Former NBA All Star and former Boston Celtic, Dana Barros, partners up with ACVB to bring the organization to the Dana Barros Basketball Club in Stoughton. League Commissioner Tino Brazao is excited about the partnership and the expansion of the league as each conference expanded to 6 teams and a load of new talent was recruited. The 2020 season is scheduled to tip off Sunday, January 12th. The league features high level and experienced talent from all over New England. Dana Barros and the highly anticipated expansion team, Otu Level, is set to square off against the ACVB defending champions,...

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WBO World Champion Demetrius Andrade

WBO World Champion Demetrius Andrade talks about Upcoming FightThe Cabo Verdean Champion Demetrius Andrade of Rhode Island is set to fight January 30th in Miami. Tickets available at ticketmaster or order the fight from by Cabo Verde Network on Thursday, January 2, 2020 Whether its Charlo, Canelo Alvarez, or Triple G, Andrade is ready for a big name fight and ready to unify the championship belts. Demetrius Andrade is currently the reigning WBO Middleweight Champion. He is a 3 time champion in two different weight classes. Andrade is proud of his Cabo Verdean roots. He’s looking forward and planning...

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ACVB 2019 Playoffs

The 2019 ACVB playoffs is under way with big games being played last weekend at North Middle School in Brockton, Ma.  The first match was an instant classic between the conference rivals Campana Lança and Bairro.  In their first meeting during the regular season, chippy play led to tempers flaring and players being ejected and later suspended for a game.  The tension was clearly still present during this past Sunday gameplay months later.  Both teams played in what is being considered the best game so far this season in ACVB.  Anthony Petrilli led Campana Lança with 29 points shooting 4 of...

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Basketball with No Boundaries

On April 26, 2019, George Guyton left for Cabo Verde on a mission to conduct basketball clinics and bring much needed donations for youth in Cabo Verde. George is working with FCBB in Praia, (Federação Caboverdiana de Basquetebol), and ARBF in Fogo, (Associação Regional de Basquetebol do Fogo) to coordinate the clinics and events on both islands.  It is a collaborative effort which includes support from Clube Desportivo ABC and other volunteers.  George’s mission to Cabo Verde is to hopefully bring the same type of basketball presence that exists here in the United States over to Cabo Verde.  “I am...

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ACVB is a community men's basketball league, currently based in Boston & Brockton, that is in its infancy. The league/organization's mission is to integrate youth development activities through basketball clinics and other outreach programs provided by the league to the community.

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