SUWON, South Korea – The KT Sonic Boom are back at practice, and are looking to defend their regular season championship.
The Sonic Boom hit the gym last week to start their workouts in preparation for this season. They finished last season on top of the league with a 41-13 regular season record, tops in league history. They bowed out in the second round of the playoffs however, losing three games to one to Wonju.
They have also started thier exhibition schedule, defeating Kyung Hee University's basketball team 86-66 on the 19th. They will play Yonsei University on the 23rd, Joongang University on the 25th, the national squad on the 26th, and Konkuk University on the 27th. All games begin at 4 p.m.
The Boom are led by American import Charles Rhodes, who has re-signed for this season, as well as last year's league MVP, Park Sang-oh.
The regular season is set for mid-October, but the schedule has yet to be announced.