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Luol Deng Makes Miami Heat Debut with Win Over Washington

October 30, 2014

Great Britain’s Luol Deng made his Miami Heat debut last night as they defeated the Washington Wizards 107-95. The two-time NBA All-Star scored 12 points, adding 4 rebounds, 1 assist and 1 block on 4/8 shooting as Miami Heat began life without four-time MVP LeBron James. Deng played a little over 30 minutes, and went […]

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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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Cal Bears Talk to Kingsley Okoroh as Season Approaches

October 29, 2014

Former England U18 Kingsley Okoroh (’95) is preparing for his freshman season at Cal after signing earlier this year and sat down with CalBears.com for an interview on how’s he adjusting to the United States, and the upcoming season. The 7’1″ big man from Derby was unable to suit up for the GB U20s this […]

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Brits Abroad – Week 4 Round-up

October 28, 2014

Our latest round-up sees a trio of Brits make debuts for their new teams while one, maybe two, have played their last. Here’s a quick re-cap: Myles Hesson scored 12 points in a 64-56 loss in midweek before being given the start against defending league champions, Bayern Munich. The GB forward added 13 points and […]

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Matthew Bryan-Amaning Leaves Ludwigsburg

October 28, 2014

Great Britain Senior Mens forward Matthew Bryan-Amaning has had his contract with MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg mutually terminated, the German BBL club have confirmed. The 26-year-old played in five games for the club having recently made his way into the starting rotation. MBA was averaging 7.2 points and 2.8 rebounds in 15 minutes of action per […]

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UK Sport Set to Review ‘No Compromise’ Funding Policy

October 28, 2014

There could yet be a further boost for British Basketball following reports of the recent lifeline by Sport England as UK Sport consider a change to their funding policy, as reported by the BBC. The Telegraph reported Sport England’s funding offer of up to £500,000 as long as matched, but claimed that UK Sport wasn’t […]

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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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LIVE STREAM: Tees Valley Mohawks v Team Northumbria (6pm)

October 25, 2014

Check out the live stream of the Division 1 clash between the Tees Valley Mohawks and Team Northumbria at Teeside University’s Olympia Building. The game tips at 6pm as both teams begin their D1 campaigns having already met in the National Cup earlier this month with the Mohawks coming out on top, 79-74 winners. Watch […]

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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 […]