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'La NBA' returns with 10th annual Latin Nights program

Noches éne•bé•a 2016 to feature nine games, special team jerseys, and new spot titled "Los NBA Fans"

POSTED: Mar 1, 2016 10:42 AM ET

Official Release


The NBA's 10th annual Noches éne•bé•a (eh-nay-bay-ah), Latin nights program, will feature nine games celebrating NBA fans and players across Latin American and U.S. Hispanic communities throughout the month of March.

To celebrate, the league is unveiling a new spot titled "Los NBA Fans".

Noches éne•bé•a 2016 games, beginning with a nationally televised game between the Chicago Bulls and Houston Rockets on Saturday, March 5, will include the following:

• All 30 NBA teams wearing specially designed Noches éne•bé•a shooting shirts from adidas, the league's official oncourt apparel provider, during the first two weeks of March.

• The Brooklyn Nets, Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat, New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns wearing their own Noches éne•bé•a jerseys during the month.

• Special telecasts and in-arena festivities.

The celebrations will be supported by television and radio advertising on Spanish-language media across the United States, by unique content on the league's Spanish-language website,, and by the league's English and Spanish-language social media pages.

Noches éne•bé•a 2016 Schedule:


Chicago Bulls (Los Bulls) | Saturday | 3/5/2016 | Houston Rockets | ABC

Phoenix Suns (Los Suns) | Wednesday | 3/9/2016 | New York Knicks | NBA League Pass

Brooklyn Nets (Los Nets) | Sunday | 3/13/2016 | Milwaukee Bucks | NBA League Pass

Miami Heat (El Heat) | Monday | 3/14/2016 | Denver Nuggets | NBA League Pass

Miami Heat (El Heat) | Thursday | 3/17/2016 | Charlotte Hornets | NBA League Pass

Miami Heat (El Heat) | Saturday | 3/19/2016 | Cleveland Cavaliers | NBA League Pass

Phoenix Suns (Los Suns) | Wednesday | 3/23/2016 | L.A. Lakers | NBA League Pass

Chicago Bulls (Los Bulls) | Wednesday | 3/23/2016 | New York Knicks | NBA League Pass

New York (Nueva York) | Thursday | 3/24/2016 | Chicago Bulls | NBA League Pass

Visit for a selection of Noches éne•bé•a merchandise for sale including special-edition Stance socks, which are also available at the NBA Store on Fifth Avenue in New York City.