12 weeks in Chicago, Dallas

The BIG3 is returning to a touring model and will kick off its fifth season on June 18 in Chicago, sources tell Yahoo Sports.

The 12-week season will take place in Chicago and Dallas and feature the league’s first All-Star Game in the Bahamas. There will be two weeks of playoff action once the season wraps up in August. The dates and locations for the playoffs and the championship game have yet to be set.

CBS and Paramount+ will air 28 hours of live game coverage. More TV details will be announced ahead of the season.

the draft BIG3 will take place on May 25 in Los Angeles. Power, coached by Nancy Lieberman, will have the first draft pick.

BIG3, a 3-on-3 half-court basketball league founded by Ice Cube and Jeff Kwatinetz, recently announced a ownership model that allows fans to buy a stake in all 12 teams via NFTs.

Trilogy is the defending BIG3 champion.

Complete schedule for the BIG3 2022 season

The 2022 BIG3 season will feature 12-week matches in Chicago and Dallas, and will include an All-Star Game for the first time. (Illustration by Amber Matsumoto/Yahoo Sports)

Week 1

Credit Union 1 Arena in Chicago

Saturday, June 18, 2022, 2:30 p.m. ET

Sunday, June 19, 2022, to be determined

Week 2

Credit Union 1 Arena in Chicago

Saturday, June 25, 2022, 1 p.m. ET

Sunday, June 26, 2022, to be determined

Week 3

Comerica Center in Dallas

Saturday, July 2, 2022, 1 p.m. ET

Week 4

Comerica Center in Dallas

Friday, July 8, 2022, to be determined

Sunday, July 10, 2022, 3 p.m. ET

Week 5

Comerica Center in Dallas

Friday, July 15, 2022, to be determined

Sunday, July 17, 2022, 3 p.m. ET

week 6

Comerica Center in Dallas

Saturday, July 23, 2022, to be determined

week 7

Comerica Center in Dallas

Saturday, July 30, 2022, 1 p.m. ET

Sunday, July 31, 2022, to be determined

Week 8

Comerica Center in Dallas

Saturday, August 6, 2022, 1 p.m. ET

Sunday, August 7, 2022, to be determined

Week 9

Comerica Center in Dallas

Saturday August 13, 2022, to be determined

Week 10 playoffs

To be determined

Week 11 Championship

To be determined

Week 12 All-Star Game

Atlantis in the Bahamas

Sunday, September 4, 2022, 2:30 p.m. ET

The BIG3, introduced last summer in Las Vegas, will host a 12-week season this summer in Chicago and Dallas before two weeks of playoffs and the league's first-ever All-Star Game.  (Christian Petersen/Getty Images for BIG3)

The BIG3, introduced last summer in Las Vegas, will host a 12-week season this summer in Chicago and Dallas before two weeks of playoffs and the league’s first-ever All-Star Game. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images for BIG3)

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