Import Player Rule

Any player who can not provide heritage documentation to be considered a “FIBA Asia player” will fall into the ABA Import player category. 

ABA Imports are eligible to play in all ABA Divisions and must play a minimum of 9 games during the regular season to qualify. (the import player must play a minimum of 1 second of game time to receive 1 game qualification)

Teams are restricted to ONE import on court during games. Teams can play multiple imports throughout the season.

For any scenario believed to be out of scope of the above rules, please email ABA at at least 24hrs before your game if clarifiaction is required.