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Basketball England to Review License Arrangements for BBL

January 27, 2015

Basketball England has announced a license review committee has been set up to “consider all options including but not limited to a competitive tender process and negotiation with the existing licensee of the professional basketball league, with a view to renewing existing arrangements”. The move is potentially a huge blow for the British Basketball League […]

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BBL Round-up – Week 18

January 26, 2015

The full focus was back on the Championship this week as the title race and playoffs battle continued in our latest BBL round-up.

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BBL Trophy Starts, BBL Week 17 Round-up

January 19, 2015

Week 17 recap of the 2014-15 BBL season features the entire first round of the BBL Trophy completed with just four Championship games taking place.

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Macaulay & Sullivan Rip Officiating After Loss to Glasgow

January 17, 2015

London Lions Head Coach Vince Macaulay and captain Drew Sullivan have taken to Twitter to rip into the BBL’s officiating after suffering an 89-86 loss at the hands of Glasgow on Friday night in Glasgow. Glagow’s Kieron Achara hit a three with 4 seconds remaining to lift the Rocks past London, but the Lions play […]

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Kieron Achara Hits Game Winning 3 with Four Seconds Remaining to Sink Lions!

January 17, 2015

Kieron Achara came up with three point heroics for the second time this season after sinking a triple with four seconds remaining to give Glasgow a three point win over London Lions on Friday night. With the shot clock about to run out, Achara came off a pick and pop and knocked down the three […]

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Newcastle Eagles Claim Cup Triumph, BBL Week 16 Round-up

January 12, 2015

Newcaslte Eagles claimed the first piece of silverware with victory in the 2015 BBL Cup Final, beating Glasgow Rocks. A full round-up of Week 16 including interesting developments at both ends of the league.

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2014/15 BBL Signings – Roster Tracker

January 10, 2015

Keep track of all the player movement in the BBL off season ahead of, and during, the 2014-15 season with our roster tracker. Bristol Academy Flyers Head Coach: Andreas Kapoulas Ins: Greg Streete, Roy Owen, Jordan Ranklin, Doug McLaughlin-Williams (all re-signed), Doug Herring (St. John Mill Rats, Canada-NBL), Alif Bland (Cuxhan Bascats, Germany-Pro-A), Deane Williams, […]

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Devon van Oostrum Scores Season-High 16pts on Leeds Debut

January 10, 2015

Devon van Oostrum made an instant impact for Leeds Force with a season-high 16 points, but his debut would end in defeat on Friday night. The 21-year-old joined the club earlier in the week on loan from Baskonia – on a game-by-game basis – and shot 6-17 from the field for his 16 points and […]

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Kieron Achara Ready to Lead From the Front in BBL Cup Final

January 9, 2015

GB co-captain Kieron Achara ‘can’t wait’ to play in the BBL Cup Final on Sunday, and is hoping to inspire Glasgow Rocks to silverware at the Barclaycard Arena. The Rocks have not had their hands on a trophy for over a decade, and Achara admits it would be an important victory for the club if […]

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GB’s Devon van Oostrum Joins Leeds Force on Loan

January 7, 2015

Leeds Force have pulled off an exciting capture of GB guard Devon van Oostrum after agreeing a loan deal with Liga Endesa side Laboral Kutxa Baskonia. The agreement is primarily on a game-by-game basis, but Head Coach Matt Newby is delighted with the signing. “Signing a player of Devon’s caliber is a great endorsement to […]