Our story

The Pride

Manhattan Pride is a semi-professional basketball team representing Manhattan, New York. We are excited to apart of the American Professional Basketball League (APBL). The best professional basketball league in the east coast. The Pride is composed of New York’s finest professional players eager to display their professionalism, desire, and skills as we want to represent New York City to best of our abilities. Our players range from impressive collegiate careers in Division I, II, and III programs to players who have had productive domestic and international playing experience in other known professional leagues.


We seek to extend our pride to the community through various efforts. Throughout the year, the Manhattan Pride will participate in charity events and fundraising opportunities. It is important to share our knowledge and wisdom of the game and life, because it fosters growth in others and ourselves. Giving back to the community is one of our important objectives as a professional basketball organization. Pride for our city, pride for our team, and pride for our fans is the driving force of success on the court. Manhattan Pride is a family, with members of one body playing with synergy. It is the Manhattan Pride’s vision to become the leading semi-professional basketball team in the country as our goal is set precedents in this league. We aim to provide power-packed games filled with fun and excitement. We look forward to seeing you at the next game!

Our Numbers

Players Overseas
Different Countries
Years in Existence

Front Office

Our front office works together to build organization structure, values, and sustainability. We have stood as an organization for 7 years and we look forward to continuing to grow.

William Modeste

CEO and General Manager

Greg Stfort


Siwale Chabala

Assistant General Manager

Idris Agbaje


Seon Jack