Nizhny Novgorod is the only professional basketball club in Nizhny Novgorod region, the participant of VTB United League and international tournaments and one of the most impressive teams in Europe.
In their short history the “White-and-blacks” made a way from Superleague B to Euroleague, having turned from some unknown rookies to unyielding rivals, who can play with every top.
“The Dark Horse”, “the Threat to the experts”, “The Cinderella from banks of the Volga” – there were a lot of nicknames we got after victories. The fans and players of BC “NN” know well that the secret of success is based on hard work and team spirit.
Nizhny Novgorod is a kind of phenomenon in Russian basketball because it made quite a name for themselves despite having only a sixth or seventh budget in the VTB United League.
Every time playing on basketball floor with fan chanting “go Nizhny”, “The White-and-Blacks” try surprise the basketball world.