Basketball Bundesliga 1985/86 - DDR-Fußball-Liga 1985/86
|Basketball Bundesliga 1985/86|
|Order of execution||20. Season|
|Number of teams||12|
|Main round first||TSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen|
|Top scorer||Brent Timm (SSV Hagen)|
|German champions||TSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen|
|Runner-up||BSC Saturn Cologne|
The 1985/86 season is the 20th season of the Basketball Bundesliga . The top division in German men's club basketball, until 1990 limited to the territory of West Germany without the GDR , was played in a league for the first time with twelve (previously there were ten) teams.
- Master of the 1985/86 season was TSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen , who also won the cup and won the double .
- Brent Timm from SSV Hagen was the best scorer of the season .
- The league was increased to twelve teams, with four promoted teams, while those last placed in the preseason USC Heidelberg and ART Düsseldorf had to go to the 2nd basketball league .
- All promoted players already had first division experience. While last year's cup finalists BG Steiner Bayreuth and TV 1862 Langen returned immediately or had played first-class at the beginning of the decade and held the class at the end of the season, the BBL founding members Oldenburger TB and TSV Hagen 1860 , whose first division experiences were long behind, had to Relegation round already relegated.
- In the Rhenish play-off final series, the Leverkusen -based team defended their title after losing a single play-off game against ex-champions ASC 1846 Göttingen only in the opening round . The BSC Saturn Cologne took the third runner-up in four years and the BG Steiner Bayreuth lost as the year before the cup final.
|1||TSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen (M)||20||2||40:4||1884:1540|
|3||BG Steiner Bayreuth (N)||16||6||32:12||1807:1579|
|5||MTV 1846 Giessen||12||10||24:20||1689:1641|
|6||1. FC 01 Bamberg||12||10||24:20||1829:1793|
|7||BSC Saturn Cologne||11||11||22:22||1739:1705|
|8||ASC 1846 Göttingen (P)||9||13||18:26||1704:1721|
|9||TV 1862 Langen (N)||6||16||12:32||1559:1874|
|10||BC Giants Osnabrück||5||17||10:34||1632:1828|
|11||Oldenburger TB (N)||5||17||10:34||1561:1825|
|12||TSV Hagen 1860 (N)||3||19||6:38||1713:1978|
|(M)Master||(N) newcomer (climber)||(P) Cup winners of the previous season|
|Bold final round participants||Relegation places|
|1||TV 1862 Langen (N)||10||18||20:36||2045:2357|
|2||BC Giants Osnabrück||8||20||16:40||2113:2303|
|3||Oldenburger TB (N)||7||21||14:42||2034:2313|
|4||TSV Hagen 1860 (N)||6||22||12:44||2224:2484|
- Sven Simon et al .: 50 years of Bundesliga basketball . Ed .: BBL GmbH . 1st edition. The workshop, 2015, ISBN 978-3-7307-0242-0 , p. 208 ff.
- Archive season 1985/86 GHP Bamberg - Season review on the Bamberg fan websites from wbeyersdorf.de