We're #1, We're #1 and they hope to keep it that way. I'm talking about the Binghamton Bulldogs as the #1 team in the ABA for the first time in their short five-year history. They want to remain the top dog but they'll be put to the test this weekend at the Dog Pound.

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After a few weeks away, they are going to be playing in the game of the year, when the Bulldogs face the #4 ranked 413 Elite from Springfield, Massachusetts. On Saturday, January 7th, they'll play their fifth nationally ranked opponent in a row.

ABA Game Of The Year: #1 Binghamton Bulldogs vs #4 413 Elite

413 Elite have won 8 in a row and will be the biggest test yet for the dawgs and the Bulldog Sports Complex will be howling beginning at 7:05 p.m. on Saturday. If you haven't been to a game yet then you're missing NBA-type talent at a fraction of a cost in our own backyard.

Talent from all over the country has come to Johnson City and helped the Bulldogs to a 8-0 start. They are averaging over 123 points a game while giving up only 91 points, that's not only impressive but dominating.

Binghamton Bulldogs Pre-game Introduction

Binghamton Bulldogs/ Linda Murphy
Binghamton Bulldogs/ Linda Murphy

The 2021 Northeast Region Champions look to take another step toward their first ABA title. Bring the kids early to the game and they can high-five the team as they are introduced.

The dawgs will be growling and the crowd will be howling so don't miss it. The Bulldogs Sports Complex is located at 1025 Robinson Hill Road in Johnson City and tip-off on Saturday is at 7:05 p.m.

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