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BBL Week 5 – Highlights Round-up

October 29, 2014

The latest highlights round-up around the BBL features an historic milestone for Charles Smith as Newcastle, Leicester (pictured), Manchester and Cheshire all pick up wins. The defending league champions made top spot their own over the weekend with their second consecutive double winning weekend. The first of which saw Newcastle Eagles defeat Surrey United 105-78 […]

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Former NBA Player Julius Hodge Joins Cheshire Phoenix

October 29, 2014

Cheshire Phoenix have officially announced the signing of former Denver Nuggets and Milwaukee Bucks forward Julius Hodge. The 30-year-old was a former first round pick in the 2005 NBA Draft and has already made an instant impact for the ‘Nix with 11 points and 10 rebounds on debut in an 89-86 win in Glasgow on […]

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BBL Round-up – Week 5

October 27, 2014

Newcastle Eagles gained the outright lead at the top of the BBL Championship with another double-winning weekend which included ending London Lions’ unbeaten start. The defending league champions began their double-header with a convincing 105-78 home win against Surrey (1-5) as Charles Smith reached 6000 career league points in the BBL. The 35-year-old knocked down […]

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Dwayne Lautier-Ogunleye Relishing Opportunity to Impress in the BBL

October 25, 2014

Eighteen year old Dwayne Lautier-Ogunleye is already making a name for himself in the BBL and he’s determined to make the most of the opportunity. The England u18 international had planned on heading to the States this summer, but has opted to stay with Bristol Flyers and complete his college course, while hoping to get […]

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Kieron Achara LEVELS Neil Watson on the Blind Screen!

October 24, 2014

Glasgow Rocks’ new signing and GB forward Kieron Achara caught Leicester Riders’ Neil Watson hard with a blind screen at the weekend, sending him flying to the ground and a little dazed.

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BBL Week 4 – Highlights Round-up

October 22, 2014

The latest BBL highlights round-up features five games this week including wins for Newcastle, Glasgow, Durham, Sheffield and Manchester. Newcastle returned to familiar territory as they climbed into joint first position with two wins over the weekend. On Friday the Eagles defeated newcomers Bristol Flyers 98-72 with Andy Thomson leading the way with 20 points. […]

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Nick Lewis Kills the Backdoor Lob from BJ Holmes!

October 22, 2014

Former GB u20 guard Nick Lewis finished BJ Holmes’ perfectly timed lob in style with an emphatic one-handed dunk during Sheffield’s 96-80 win against Manchester. The Sharks duo combined for the top play during the victory on Friday with Lewis adding two of his 20 points on the night. Check it out below: The full […]

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Zak Wells Determined to Bounce Back from Injury Setback, Faces 6 Months Out

October 21, 2014

Zak Wells has left Leeds Force by mutual consent after being ruled out for around 6 months with a torn cartilage in his left knee. Wells had begun his debut BBL campaign brightly and helped Force claim their opening victory with a strong 10 point display early on before suffering the injury last Friday. Whilst […]

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Gareth Murray Leaves Cheshire for French Side Challans

October 21, 2014

GB forward Gareth Murray has left Cheshire Phoenix after six games with the club in order to pursue an opportunity overseas with French 3rd division side Vendee Challans. The 30-year-old Scot had been seeking a move to Europe in the off-season following his second summer with the GB Senior side before remaining in the BBL […]

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Tayo Ogedengbe Throws Down the Alley-Oop!

October 21, 2014

Tayo Ogedengbe connected with the alley-oop with a powerful finish during Glasgow’s 80-71 win over league leaders Leicester on Sunday. The Rocks guard rose high with his head near the rim to collect team-mate Jajuan Smith’s lob and add two of his 14 points on the night. Check it out in slo-mo below with Glasgow’s […]