Located in the city of Ludwigsburg, the basketball club MHP RIESEN plays in the highest profiled German league, the easyCredit Basketball Bundesliga. Ever since 2002 the team is playing in Germany’s highest league. RIESEN refers to the German word for Giants whereas MHP – A Porsche Company is the club’s name sponsor.
The home games are played in the multifunction arena MHPArena right in the center of Ludwigsburg. MHPArena has a capacity of 4500 fans. Over the last three years the club could register new attendance records. In the 2014-2015 season 71,807 fans (average of 3,989 fans per game) came to watch the MHP RIESEN compete.
In 2015-2016, 2014-2015 and 2013-2014 MHP RIESEN reached the post season to play in the BBL playoffs.
For more information about the city of Ludwigsburg please check: http://www.ludwigsburg.de/,Len/Home.html
For more information about the easyCredit BBL please check: http://www.easycredit-bbl.de/de/