Newcastle Eagles Win Sixth BBL Championship

April 15, 2014

After a season without silverware the Esh Group Eagles Newcastle – the BBL’s most successful franchise of all time – have another trophy for the cabinet after beating Surrey United 106-58 on Sunday to claim the BBL Championship. Eagles needed a victory to clinch the title and that is what they got after a 20-0 […]

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Worcester Wolves Defeat Glasgow Rocks to Claim BBL Trophy

March 31, 2014

Two days after they suffered a defeat which could cost them their chance to capture the BBL Championship title, Worcester Wolves bounced back in style to win the BBL Trophy, their first piece of silverware, with an 83-76 defeat of the Glasgow Rocks. It was a game of two halves as the hometown Rocks had […]

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BJ Holmes Hits the Buzzer Beater to Sink Newcastle – Takes OVER Down the Stretch!

March 2, 2014

Sheffield Sharks’ BJ Holmes took OVER down the stretch last week to sink the Newcastle Eagles. He scored 8 points in the last 30 seconds, including the game winning three at the buzzer to punctuate an epic Sharks comeback that saw them overturn an 11 point deficit with 4 minutes remaining by going on a […]

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2015 BBL Playoff Final to Be Held at the O2 Arena

February 5, 2014

The 2015 British Basketball League playoff final will take place on the 10th May in front of an expected 17,000 strong crowd at the O2 Arena. It marks another step forward for the league, which has seen a string of sell-out finals events at both the NIA, Birmingham and Wembley Arena in London. “It’s a […]

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Leicester Riders Improbable Comeback vs Newcastle Eagles! BBL Cup Final Top 5 Plays!

January 22, 2014

Check out the Top 5 plays from the 2014 British Basketball League (BBL) Cup Final, including Leicester Riders coming back from 11 points down with 4 minutes remaining to steal the game from Newcastle Eagles, plus dunks from Jay Cousinard, Drew Sullivan, Scott Martin and a nice move and finish from Paul Gause!

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Leicester Riders Repeat Cup Triumph, Shock Eagles

January 13, 2014

Leicester Riders repeated as BBL Cup Champions, with a shock 72-69 come from behind victory over Newcastle Eagles at the NIA, Birmingham on Sunday. They were led by Drew Sullivan, who took over down the stretch, scoring 11 over the last 4 minutes, as Riders overturned an 11 point deficit to steal the game from […]

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Ireland Select Take Down England Select

January 13, 2014

Delwan Graham scored 21 points to drive Ireland Select to a 75-66 victory over England Select as the side from the Emerald Isle won the BBL Cup Final day curtain raiser for a second straight year. Ireland trailed for much of the contest this time but showed greater composure down the stretch to secure victory […]

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Jamell Anderson Crosses & Goes Baseline for the Poster Dunk!

December 18, 2013

Check out the dunk of the weekend from the BBL, as Leicester Riders’ Jamell Anderson, crosses his man before going baseline for the big and-1 poster dunk finish on Surrey United! Leicester ran out 85-56 winners, to improve to 10-2 in third place in the league.

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England Select Squad Named for Exhibition

December 18, 2013

England Senior Men’s coach Paul James has chosen a list of 15 players from whom he will select a team to compete against Ireland Select on 12 January at the NIA, Birmingham. England will be looking to avenge last year’s loss in the game, that is part of the BBL’s Cup Final Day. “It should […]

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Worcester’s Zaire Taylor Goes 7/7 From Beyond the Arc in the First Half!

November 30, 2013

Worcester Wolves’ Zaire Taylor had one of the performances of the BBL season last night, as he made his first seven three pointers in the first half against Manchester, finishing 8 of 9 to total 37 points along with 8 assists! Worcester won 118-102 to jump to the top of the BBL Championship league table.