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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 […]

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Kieron Achara Commits to Rocks for Full Season

October 11, 2014

Great Britain’s Senior Mens co-captain Kieron Achara has joined the Glasgow Rocks for the remainder of the 2014-15 season. The Scot has previously had two short spells with the BBL club in the 2010 and 2012 on a temporary basis until a better European offer became available. But this time, Achara, 31, has signed a […]

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Martyn Gayle Delighted with ‘Incredible’ First BBL Win

October 9, 2014

Manchester Giants’ new signing Martyn Gayle celebrated his debut on Sunday with his first-ever victory in the BBL after his new-side defeated Worcester Wolves. It had been a long time coming as the shooting guard endured a frustrating first season in the BBL after going 0-33 with his hometown club Birmingham Knights. “It was just […]

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BBL Week 2 – Highlights Round-up

October 8, 2014

Check out the latest selection of highlights from around the BBL with three games featured from the second week. Manchester Giants pulled off another impressive victory in front of their home fans after rallying from as many as 15 points down to defeat Worcester Wolves 93-83. David Watts (pictured) starred with 19 points while there […]