MPBA lineup complete with addition of two from St. Louis

BLOOMINGTON – The Flex figure to see a lot of Interstate 55 this coming spring.  That’s because the Midwest Professional Basketball Association announced today the final two charter members playing in the league’s inaugural season will be located in the St. Louis area, joining the two teams in Chicago along the I-55 corridor. The St. [...]

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Second Chicago club added to MPBA

ST. LOUIS – The fourth of six charter members of the Midwest Professional Basketball Association (MPBA) and second entry from Chicago will be the Windy City Groove, the league announced today. The Groove join the Bloomington (Illinois) Flex, Chicago Force, and Champaign Swarm as the clubs announced so far.  The league expects to announce two [...]

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Swarm invading Champaign

BLOOMINGTON – With its close proximity, the Bloomington Flex hope the Midwest Professional Basketball Association’s newest charter member will become one honey of a rival. The MPBA announced today the Champaign Swarm have been officially revealed as the third of six charter members of the new MPBA, joining the Flex and Chicago Force, which were [...]

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Flex, Home Sweet Home Ministries launch “Moments of Hope”

Starting September 1, Home Sweet Home Ministries is partnering with Show Hope and the Bloomington Flex minor league basketball team in launching a month-long, crowd-sourced fund drive called “Moments of Hope.”  Home Sweet Home and the Flex hope to raise $22,000 during the month of September to be divided equally between Home Sweet Home Ministries [...]

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Flex among six charter members of Midwest Professional Basketball Association

ST. LOUIS – The two-time minor league champion Bloomington Flex are among six charter members of the new Midwest Professional Basketball Association™ (MPBA™), which will be based in St. Louis under the direction of Chief Executive Officer and Commissioner C. Edward “Ed” Schumer. The Flex won Premier Basketball League championships in 2012 and 2013, and [...]

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Bloomington Flex™ Flying Fuqua

Check out Bloomington Flex™ player Nathan Fuqua’s mad skills with the Dunk Cam / Slam Cam.


Bloomington FLEX Professional Basketball

Bloomington FLEX Professional Basketball