A strong national Team is in the TOP 5 of the FIBA European Ranking.
The following leagues therefore have a top level of locals:
Liga ACB, LNB Pro A, A1, ABA, LKL, ABA 2, KLS
A good national team is ranked 6-10 in Europe which are:
The following leagues have a very good level of locals:
VTB, Serie A, EBL, NBL CZE, Premijer Liga,
National teams with regular big tournament appearances are in the top 20 of the FIBA Europe ranking:
The following leagues have good local players:
BSL TUR, BBL, Euromillions BEL, 1. Division HUN, Est/Lat, Korisliiga, Superleague UKR, Superleague GEO, Liga Nova SLO, Erste MNE,
A good youth national team is in the top 10 of the FIBA Europe Boys ranking. We use the good youth national team to determine good locals in 2nd tiers of national leagues.
2nd tier national leagues with good level of youth players:
LNB ProB, LEB Gold, Serie A2, Pro A GER, A2 GRE, TBL, NKL, LBL 2 LAT