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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 […]

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BBL Round-up – Week 4

October 20, 2014

The latest round of BBL action proved to be a good weekend for the North-East sides as Newcastle and Durham enjoyed two victories apiece while Leicester’s perfect start came to an end. On Saturday, the Riders improved to a 4-0 record after Conner Washington’s game winner at the buzzer helped them to an 88-87 win […]

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Conner Washington Knocks Down the Game Winner at the Buzzer vs Cheshire!

October 19, 2014

Conner Washington ended up wide open in the closing seconds and knocked down buzzer-beating game-winner which gave BBL Championship leaders Leicester Riders an 88-87 victory against Cheshire Phoenix on Saturday night. Phoenix had taken the lead after Gareth Murray’s basket with 2.2 seconds remaining on the clock, but Riders had the last say and maintained […]

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BBL Week 3 – Highlights Round-up

October 15, 2014

The latest weekend of BBL action saw Leeds Force claim their first win in the top-flight and their win over Manchester is one of four games featured in the Week 3 highlights round-up. James McCann top scored with 21 points as Leeds defeated Manchester 80-69 in the first round of the BBL Cup to claim […]

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BBL Round-up – Week 3

October 13, 2014

Leeds Force claimed their first win in the BBL with a first round Cup success while Leicester Riders maintained their perfect start to the season in week 3 action in the BBL. The last eight in the BBL Cup has been confirmed after five teams joined last season’s top three sides in the draw for […]