Montreal doesn’t have an NBA team, and the nearest NBA team is the Toronto Raptors. However, Concordia University has excellent men’s and women’s basketball teams called the Stingers. Their season is from October to February. You can watch their games at the Concordia Gymnasium (PG building) at Loyola Campus. Tickets are only $3 with your student card. You can take the free shuttle bus from in front of the Hall Building to the Loyola Campus.
If you want to play basketball for fun and exercise, you can in the EV building on the same level as Metro Guy-Concordia. In the fall semester, there is basketball league play at the Loyola Campus. Check the Concordia Athletics and Recreation website for more information.