There is a professional Basketball team in Mazatlán called the Venados. They play in the Pacific Coast Basketball Circuit (Circuito de Baloncesto de la Costa del Pacífico) which is a small league which plays from April to mid-June with playoffs following. The Venados play in the Centro De Usos Multiples Mazatlan(C.U.M.) facility.
Originally, the basketball team was called the Nauticos, but were purchased by the owners of the Mazatlán Venados Baseball team after the 2018 season. From then on they were called the Venados.
The Mazatlán Nauticos finished 6th in the league in 2018, losing in the semi-finals of the playoffs to Tijuana who won the league.
The 2020 season for the Venados starts on March 13, 2020 in Guadalajara. The first home game is March 14, 2020.
There are 9 teams in the league for 2020:
In 2020, there weren't any team changes. In 2019, the Guasave Frayles moved to Jalisco, Novolato Garra Cañera moved to Culiacan, Durango Aquilas Doradas (Golden Eagles) have shut down and La Paz is a new team.
The Mazatlán Nauticos were the champions of the league in 2016!
The 2020 Mazatlán Venados first half schedule is:
The 2020 Mazatlán Venados second half schedule is:
2020 Season Ticket prices are: Courtside: tba, Side: tba, Higher up all around: tba. Call 669-158-4002 for season ticket information.
The Mazatlán Basketball team is called the Venados. Up until 2019, the team was called the Nauticos.
The Venados play in the Pacific Coast Basketball Circuit (Circuito de Baloncesto de la Costa del Pacífico)(CIBACOPA).