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PBAA & North York Lions

Where the next generation of future leaders are built

Welcome to Phillips Basketball & Academics Academy (PBAA) where our passion for the game meets our commitment to nurturing young athletes into the leaders of tomorrow. Founded in 2015, our program is dedicated to developing the full potential of aspiring basketball players in North York and surrounding areas. 

At PBAA, we believe in more than just the game. Our mission is to empower young athletes to excel not only on the court but in all aspects of their lives. Our program is designed to foster skills, confidence, and resilience that our athletes can carry into their communities and future endeavors whether it be on or off the court.

Our coaches and staff bring a wealth of experience and a deep love for basketball. They are devoted to providing a supportive environment where young athletes can grow physically, mentally, and socially. Through rigorous training, tailored coaching, and competitive play, our athletes develop a profound understanding of the game, while also learning the importance of teamwork, discipline, and integrity.

Join us at PBAA where we strive to turn potential into excellence, on and off the court. Whether you’re looking to hone your skills, play competitively, or simply be part of a community of like-minded athletes, we welcome you to our family and a program that is the right fit for you and your child.


Here are some answers to common questions :

We have programs for players as young as age 7 and all the way up to 17.
Depending on the program you select for your child our programs typically take place once a week with the exception of our competitive teams that practice twice a week in addition to playing games on the weekends.
We run a full schedule of programming September – May in June we wind down and only operate our summer camps and summer competitive teams.
Enrolled athletes
Each year we continue to grow.
Years of experience
Of developing and helping players grow their game.