Thank you FANS for supporting the Potawatomi Fire during our first season!

The Fire won 21 of 29 games and reached the second round of the playoffs! Several Fire players received postseason recognition including TBL Most Valuable Player Deshawn Munson.

Many of our players will remain in the Shawnee area to work and serve the community, while others will be playing or working in locations around the world.

Check back on our website and on social media for updates on the Fire players during the offseason and the organization’s plans for next year!

October 17, 2022
Fire Capture Thriller Over OMC to Take FireLake Arena Fall Shootout Crown

SHAWNEE, OKLA — The Shawnee Fire captured the inaugural FireLake Arena Fall Shootout, with a thrilling 73-72 win over OMC. Former OU Sooner Je’lon Hornbeak hit a three-pointer with 25 seconds left to give the Fire the lead over OMC as the Fire rallied from down 23 points in the second half to claim the…

October 13, 2022
FireLake Arena Presents $10K FireLake Fall Shootout This Weekend

SHAWNEE, OKLA.. —  Basketball returns to Shawnee this weekend as FireLake Arena will host the inaugural FireLake Fall Shootout Basketball Tournament. The event is a double-elimination five-on-five competitive tournament including teams from Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas, Missouri, Tennessee, and more. Teams will compete for a $10,000 total purse, including $7500 for first place, $1500 for second,…

David Qualls Mark Dannhoff Chris Cox
August 24, 2022
Fire name Mark Dannhoff as new head coach

NOTE: Be sure to check out a special offseason edition of the Coach’s Corner featuring interviews with Mark Dannhoff and David Qualls as they look ahead to next season! You can watch the special on YouTube at this link. SHAWNEE, OKLA. —  The Potawatomi Fire will have a new face patrolling the sidelines in 2023….

October 17, 2022
Fire Capture Thriller Over OMC to Take FireLake Arena Fall Shootout Crown

SHAWNEE, OKLA — The Shawnee Fire captured the inaugural FireLake Arena Fall Shootout, with a thrilling 73-72 win over OMC. Former OU Sooner Je’lon Hornbeak hit a three-pointer with 25 seconds left to give the Fire the lead over OMC as the Fire rallied from down 23 points in the second half to claim the…

Outlaws at Fire highlights
June 26, 2022
“Mr. Triple-Double” Deshawn Munson Named The Basketball League 2022 Most Valuable Player

  SHAWNEE, OKLA. —  The on-court leader of the Potawatomi Fire, point guard Deshawn Munson, was named the 2022 The Basketball League (TBL) Most Valuable Player. Munson earned the honor after nearly averaging a triple-double for the season and leading the first-year Potawatomi Fire franchise into the second round of the TBL playoffs. Munson (East…

Fire vs Mavs playoff highlights
June 12, 2022
Successful Potawatomi Fire First Season Ends With Semifinal Loss To Shreveport

SHREVEPORT, LA. —  The Potawatomi Fire saw their highly successful inaugural season come to an end Saturday, as they fell to the Shreveport Mavericks, 120-110.  The Potawatomi Fire finished their first season, winning 21 of 29 games played including the playoffs. They were 18-6 in the regular season to earn the third seed in the…

David Qualls Mark Dannhoff Chris Cox
August 24, 2022
Fire name Mark Dannhoff as new head coach

NOTE: Be sure to check out a special offseason edition of the Coach’s Corner featuring interviews with Mark Dannhoff and David Qualls as they look ahead to next season! You can watch the special on YouTube at this link. SHAWNEE, OKLA. —  The Potawatomi Fire will have a new face patrolling the sidelines in 2023….

Derrick Rowland FOX 25 story
June 4, 2022
Potawatomi Fire look to ride success into the postseason

SHAWNEE, OKLA — The Potawatomi Fire are going to their first playoffs ever, and this is the first year they started playing. Check out the story here from KOKH, FOX 25 in Oklahoma City.

7ers at Fire Playoffs highlights
June 3, 2022
Fire Open Playoff Run With Strong Win Over Rockwall; Munson Continues MVP Push With 10th Triple-Double

SHAWNEE, OKLA —  A third straight triple-double for one of the favorites to win league MVP led the Potawatomi Fire to their first-ever playoff win in their first playoff appearance. The third-seeded Fire took game one of their best-of-three Central Conference first round series, winning 111-96 over the sixth seed, the Rockwall 7ers. After back-to-back…

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