Polish Basketball League

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Tauron Basket Liga (TBK)
Polska Liga Koszykówki (PLK)
Current season, competition or edition:
2014–15 Tauron Basket Liga
Tauron Basket Liga - logo.jpg
Sport Basketball
Founded 1995
No. of teams 16
Country  Poland
Continent FIBA Europe
Most recent champion(s) PGE Turów Zgorzelec
1st title
Most titles Śląsk Wrocław
17 titles
TV partner(s) TVP Sport
Related competitions Polish Cup
Polish Supercup
Official website www.plk.pl

Polska Liga Koszykówki (PLK), or in English, the Polish Basketball League, is the highest level league of basketball in Poland. The league is currently known as Tauron Basket Liga for sponsorship reasons. The league consists of 16 teams, 8 of which make the playoffs each season.

The PLK was created in 1928, and in 1995 the league turned professional. Śląsk Wrocław is the record holder for most titles, with 17.

Names[edit]

Due to sponsorship reasons, the league has known several names:

  • 1999 – 2001: Lech Basket Liga (LBL)
  • 2003 – 2005: Era Basket Liga (EBL)
  • 2005 – 2008: Dominet Basket Liga (DBL)
  • 2009 – 0000: Tauron Basket Liga (TBL)

Teams[edit]

As of the 2014–15 season.

Medalists[edit]

The official PLK medals
Season Champion Runner-up Score Third place
1995–96 Śląsk Eska Wrocław Browary Tyskie Bobry Bytom 4–2 Polonia Przemyśl
1996–97 Mazowszanka PEKAES Pruszków Spójnia Stargard Szczeciński 4–0 Browary Tyskie Bobry Bytom
1997–98 Zepter Śląsk Wrocław PEKAES Pruszków 4–3 Ericsson Bobry Bytom
1998–99 Zepter Śląsk Wrocław Anwil Nobiles Włocławek 4–3 Ericsson Bobry Bytom
1999–00 Zepter Śląsk Wrocław Anwil Włocławek 4–1 Hoop-Pekaes Pruszków
2000–01 Zepter Śląsk Wrocław Anwil Włocławek 4–1 Prokom Trefl Sopot
2001–02 Idea Śląsk Wrocław Prokom Trefl Sopot 4–1 Stal Ostrów Wielkopolski
2002–03 Anwil Włocławek Prokom Trefl Sopot 4–2 Idea Śląsk Wrocław
2003–04 Prokom Trefl Sopot Idea Śląsk Wrocław 4–1 Polonia Warszawa
2004–05 Prokom Trefl Sopot Anwil Włocławek 4–2 Polonia Warszawa
2005–06 Prokom Trefl Sopot Anwil Włocławek 4–1 Energa Czarni Słupsk
2006–07 Prokom Trefl Sopot BOT Turów Zgorzelec 4–1 ASCO Śląsk Wrocław
2007–08 Prokom Trefl Sopot PGE Turów Zgorzelec 4–3 ASCO Śląsk Wrocław
2008–09 Asseco Prokom Sopot PGE Turów Zgorzelec 4–1 Anwil Włocławek
2009–10 Asseco Prokom Gdynia Anwil Włocławek 4–0 Polpharma Starogard Gdański
2010–11 Asseco Prokom Gdynia PGE Turów Zgorzelec 4–3 Energa Czarni Słupsk
2011–12 Asseco Prokom Gdynia Trefl Sopot 4–3 Zastal Zielona Góra
2012–13 Stelmet Zielona Góra PGE Turów Zgorzelec 4–0 AZS Koszalin
2013–14 PGE Turów Zgorzelec Stelmet Zielona Góra 4–2 Trefl Sopot

Records and statistics[edit]

  • Most seasons:
Śląsk Wrocław (55)
  • Single game scoring record:
90Mieczysław Młynarski (1982, Górnik Wałbrzych – Pogoń Szczeci)
  • All-Time Scoring leaders:
Pos Player Pnts
1
Adam Wójcik
10,087
2
Eugeniusz Kijewski
9,604
3
Jerzy Binkowski
9,172
4
Mieczysław Młynarski
8,670
5
Maciej Zieliński
8,663

Awards[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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