Vipers are headed to Brentwood next week...

                            Vipers Pro Basketball Will be in Brentwood, UK... 

Deerfield, IL, - Vipers Pro Basketball will be heading to Brentwood Centre in less than a week to compete in the 2018 Essex Classic.

Teams participating in the Essex Classic will be the host team Essex Leopards, London Lions who finished runners-up in both the league and playoff championships for BBL – British Basketball League, Team USA Select and Vipers Pro Basketball ABA - American Basketball Association.

The Polls were taken to Vote on who could win the gold, The Vipers are leading the poll by 2 votes. “It’s the Vipers first visit the UK. We are excited and we're working to bring home the gold, we are competing against some great teams,  we plan to be ready and looking forward to participating in the event annually” said Vipers Pro Basketball CEO, RJ White.

“I think this is an amazing opportunity for the organization; the guys are working hard and have their eyes on the prize,” said Head Coach James Washington. 

"I'm blessed and honored to be apart of the Essex classic, we are looking forward to the competition, It's an opportunity for us to showcase our talent... it's really a pleasure to be able to coach this great group of guys and I'm looking forward to them bringing home the gold" - Assistant Coach Adrian Proano.

About the Vipers

Vipers Pro Basketball is a Professional Men’s Basketball Team, located in Lake County, IL. They are Lake County’s Pro Basketball Team formed under the ABA – American Basketball Association.

For more information, please contact Vipers Pro Basketball at 224.678.3009, email: Communications or visit the Vipers Website. Tickets for the tournament are on sale now and until the end of June, there is a 10% discount on all purchases. Click on the link for a provisional tournament schedule and further information are available from