SMBA Update December 22, 2014

Updated Monday December 22, 2014 by Saskatoon Minor Basketball.

SMBA Update December 22, 2014

This is the last update for 2014.

Towels for coaches

There has been a suggestions from a coach that each team should bring a towel to clean up any water spills. This has been a problem at Silverspring where benches are so close together and the chance of a water bottle getting knocked over and spilled is greater,

Criminal Checks

Just a reminder that those that do not have their criminal check into the SMBA office by January 7 will not be allowed to coach or practice with their team. Community Coordinators will be informed of this.

Respect in Sport

You will have until January 7 to complete the course and send the information to the SMBA office or your team will not be allowed in the SMBA playoffs.

If you are a spud coach, you will not be allowed to coach any other SMBA team, after this winter league, until this is completed.

League Play

League play resumes January 10, 2015. Please see the SMBA Calendar posted on the web site for playing, playoff, and spring league dates.

SMBA Spring League

Registration for the 2015 Spring League will open on January 1, 2015.

Information is posted on the web site HERE.

Spring League Brochures

If you need more brochures they can be downloaded from the web site Spring League section located HERE.

Player Clinics

The SMBA will be offering free player clinics to the mini and bantam age groups.


The clinics will be at Tommy Douglas Collegiate (enter by the west entrance)


The clinics will be on January 25 and February 1


Bantam Boys: 9 AM - 10:30 AM

Bantam Girls: 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Mini Boys: 12:45 - 2:00

Mini Girls: 2:00 - 3:15


A maximum of 30 players will be accepted in each session (please register early). Some coaches/parents will need to attend in case there is need for assistance.


Players must be preregistered with the SMBA by the Thursday prior to the clinic.

Players can only register for one clinic at a time.


Please email the SMBA at with the following information:


Phone Number


Community Team

All participants will need to bring their own basketball to the clinic and be prepared to participate.

The SMBA wishes you and your family a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.