efe-epaBy Concepcion M. Moreno Montevideo

NBA Latin America's managing director says the world's premier basketball league is making excellent progress in that region and that efforts are being made to establish a franchise there.

In an interview with EFE during the NBA G-League International Challenge Uruguay at Montevideo's Antel Arena, Brazil's Arnon de Mello talked about the league's upcoming goals for the region, the next NBA season and the recently concluded FIBA Basketball World Cup in China.