2017–18 Basketligan season
The 2017–18 Basketligan season was the 25th season of the Basketligan, the top tier basketball league on Sweden. The season started on 6 October 2017 and finished in May 2018. Luleå was the defending champion, but failed to repeat as they lost in the last game of the finals to Norrköping Dolphins, that achieved their fifth title ever.
|Dates||6 October 2017 – May 2018|
The participating teams first played a conventional round-robin schedule with every team playing each opponent four times for a total of 28 games. The top eight teams qualified for the championship playoffs.
|BC Luleå||Luleå||Luleå Energi Arena|
|Jämtland Basket||Östersund||Östersunds sporthall|
|Norrköping Dolphins||Norrköping||Stadium Arena|
|KFUM Nässjö||Nässjö||Nässjö Sporthall||Unknown|
|Umeå BSKT||Umeå||Umeå Energi Arena|
|Uppsala Basket||Uppsala||IFU Arena|
|1||Luleå||28||22||6||2457||2202||+255||44||Qualification to semifinals|
|3||Jämtland||28||15||13||2284||2214||+70||30||Qualification to quarterfinals|
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Head-to-head points ratio; 4) Total points ratio.
|Team 1||Series||Team 2||1st leg||2nd leg||3rd leg|
|Södertälje Kings||2–0||Umeå BSKT||81–78||76–73|
Seeded teams played legs 1, 3, 5 and 7 at home.
|Team 1||Series||Team 2||1st leg||2nd leg||3rd leg||4th leg||5th leg||6th leg||7th leg|
Clubs in European competitions
|Luleå||Champions League||First qualifying round|
|Borås||FIBA Europe Cup||First qualifying round|
|Södertälje Kings||Second qualifying round|
- "Malbas drar sig ur Basketligan" (in Swedish). Skanesport.se. 13 May 2017. Retrieved 4 August 2017.
- "Champions line up in battle for European Glory". BasketballCL.com. 28 June 2017. Archived from the original on 1 July 2017. Retrieved 6 August 2017.
- "FIBA Europe Cup Qualification Round 1 and 2 pairings confirmed". FIBA.com. 2017-08-03.