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NEPVA Celtics Basketball

NEPVA has always played a strong role in wheelchair basketball which started in 1946 in the Veterans Administration Hospitals. The basketball program is one of the more popular programs of NEPVA. The program provides a recreational outlet for individuals as well as a competitive outlet for those wanting to play on a top wheelchair basketball team. The team is a member of the Northeast Wheelchair Basketball Conference and the National Wheelchair Basketball Association, which is the national governing body of wheelchair basketball. The Celtics practice Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 - 9:30 at the Brockton VA Medical Center. Members of the NEPVA basketball team represent NEPVA in exhibition wheelchair basketball games. NEPVA Celtics Wheelchair basketball Champs NEPVA Celtics Wheelchair basketball Champs