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Brits in College: Week 1 Recap

November 21, 2014

With the college basketball season once again in full swing, it’s time to begin our weekly check in with how Brits are getting on in NCAA Division 1. Player of the Week Gabe Olaseni | Iowa | Senior | Centre Olaseni has played a crucial role for the Hawkeyes in their opening three games at […]

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Barking Abbey at City of Palms Classic 2013 Trailer – Coming This Sunday!

November 21, 2014

Make sure you are locked in to the official Hoopsfix YouTube on Sunday 23rd November at 8pm GMT for the release of ‘A Road Less Travelled: Barking Abbey at the City of Palms Classic 2013′ (get subscribed to be first to see it: http://bit.ly/hoopsfixsub). It’s been almost a year in the making, but the 1 […]

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Throwback: Ben Mockford Has 19 Points Against Bosnia & Herzegovina

November 20, 2014

Rewind to the summer, and take a look at Ben Mockford’s 19 point outing against Bosnia & Herzegovina in August. It was the end to a tough summer for the GB Senior Men, as they lost 74-68 to finish with an 0-4 record and failed to qualify for Eurobasket 2015, but Mockford, in his debut […]

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Cheshire Phoenix Sign 7’8″ Paul Sturgess

November 20, 2014

Cheshire Phoenix has signed the world’s tallest basketball player, Paul ‘Tiny’ Sturgess. The 7ft 8ins, 26-year-old centre is originally from Loughborough and is the second tallest living Englishman. He made his name during a two-year spell with the Harlem Globetrotters, where he was nicknamed Tiny. “I am looking forward to joining the team,” Sturgess said. […]

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Josh McSwiggan (’95) Dunkfest vs County Upper in the EABL!

November 13, 2014

Check out Josh McSwiggan (’95) having a dunkfest for Charnwood College against County Upper last week in EABL action. McSwiggan, who was involved with the GB U20s this past summer until getting injured, missed only two shots on the night and had 24 points and 5 dunks. As a bonus, there’s also a nice spin […]

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Joel Freeland Proves Instrumental in Charlotte Victory, Dunks Past Jefferson!

November 12, 2014

Portland and GB forward Joel Freeland proved his worth on Tuesday night, as he was instrumental in the Blazers’ 23 point come from behind victory, 102-100, over Charlotte. Freeland had 5 points and 7 rebounds in just 16 minutes, but played huge fourth quarter minutes and helped shut down Hornets big man Al Jefferson. Jefferson, […]

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Charles Yassi-Pepin (’97) Catches Two Bodies in U18 National Cup!

November 11, 2014

Check out 6’6″ Charles Yassi-Pepin serving up two nasty posters in London Greenhouse Pioneers’ U18 National Cup match-up with Westminster Warriors on Sunday. The 1997 born big man caught a huge inbounds lob over a defender, before serving up a facial on the fast break! Pioneers won 79-54 to advance to the third round where […]

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Milton Chavis Has INSANE Dunkfest vs Worcester Wolves II in National Cup!

November 10, 2014

Check out Worthing Thunder’s Milton Chavis having an absolute dunkfest against Worcester Wolves II – including windmills, reverse pumps and more, as he threw down no less than 9 times! The 6’6″ American forward out of Morehead State finished with 42 points as Worthing won comfortably, 101-68, to advance to the Basketball England National Cup […]

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British Basketball Federation Chairman Pens Open Letter on New Governance Structure

November 10, 2014

British Basketball Federation Chairman, Bill McInnes, has penned an open letter announcing major changes for the organisation expected to be implemented in the coming months. Following on from Sport England’s £1.18million rescue package for British Basketball that was announced last week, and Basketball Wales re-committing to the programme, the federation will be putting a new […]

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Andre Gayle Hits Game Winning Three with 1.4 Seconds Left!

November 10, 2014

Andre Gayle came up huge when it mattered most this weekend against the Derbyshire Arrows, sinking a tough step back 3 pointer with 1.4s on the clock to give the Lancashire Spinners an 89-88 victory in NBL Division 2 action at Castle Leisure Centre. In a game that featured 15 lead changes and 17 ties, […]