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Byron Mullens Signs Deal in China After Skipping GB Duty

August 6, 2014

Byron Mullens has reportedly signed a new deal to play in the Chinese Basketball Association with Shanxi Zhongyu according to Sina.com. The 25-year-old was selected as part of GB’s initial roster but never made it to camp after pulling out alongside NBA stars Luol Deng and Joel Freeland. Mullens has yet to represent his adopted […]

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Ashley Hamilton’s 2013-14 Highlights at Reggio Calabria

August 1, 2014

Check out the highlights of Great Britain Senior Men’s squad member Ashley Hamilton in action in his first season as a pro. The 6’7″ forward began the season with a brief spell with Vuelle Basket Pesaro before joining A2 Silver side Reggio Calabria. Hamilton led the team in scoring with 15.6 points per game and […]

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Nigel van Oostrum Signs First Pro Contract in Dutch Top Flight

July 31, 2014

Nigel van Oostrum has signed his first pro contract and will play in the Netherlands next season with Eredivisie side Den Helder. The 23-year-old Brit, who also has Dutch nationality, has just finished his college career after splitting four years at Franklin Pierce (2010-12) and Park University (2012-14). Van Oostrum, a former GB U20 and […]

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Ovie Soko Signs First Pro Deal in France

July 31, 2014

Ovie Soko will begin his pro career in France after deciding to join Pro-B side Boulazac Basket Dordogne. The 6’8″ forward impressed in his senior year at Duquesne after averaging 18.4 points per game, which helped earn another call-up to the initial GB Senior Men’s roster. Soko had to sit out the entire 2012-13 season […]

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Mo Soluade Being Considered for Malaga First Team Spot Next Season

July 20, 2014

Former England Under-18 Mo Soluade continues to develop in Spain as he is being considered for a spot on the ACB team next season, reports Spanish regional newspaper sur.es. Soluade, part of the 1995 born ‘golden generation’, did not play with the Great Britain Under-20s this summer to stay in Spain and workout for the potential […]

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Luol Deng’s Miami Heat Move Confirmed, Agent Explains Deal

July 16, 2014

Miami Heat have officially announced the signing of GB forward Luol Deng as team President Pat Riley described the move as ‘one of the biggest in the club’s history’. Riley told the club’s website: “Signing Luol Deng is one of the most important free agent signings that we have ever had in the history of […]

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Freeland Impresses in Vegas Summer League

July 14, 2014

Joel Freeland is looking “too good for summer league” according to one Portland Trail Blazers writer after he finished with 13 points, 9 rebounds and 1 block in a victory over Houston last night in Las Vegas. He chose to suit up after falling out of the rotation at the end of the season following […]

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Luol Deng Reportedly Agrees to Sign with Miami Heat

July 14, 2014

Great Britain forward Luol Deng has agreed a two-year, $20 million deal with the Miami Heat, according to Yahoo! Sports. Deng has been actively pursued by several teams since the start of Free Agency, including Dallas and Atlanta, but it now seems his future, for at least the next two years, has been sorted. Yahoo […]

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Four Brits to Represent in NBA Summer League

July 11, 2014

There are four British players representing in the NBA Summer Leagues, that started in Orlando last week and begins in Las Vegas today. Dan Clark (Brooklyn Nets), Joel Freeland (Portland Trail Blazers), Matthew Bryan-Amaning (Portland Trail Blazers) and Ryan Richards (San Antonio Spurs), all with GB Senior Caps, will suit up and look to try […]

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Joel Freeland Portland Trail Blazers Highlights

July 11, 2014

Look back at some highlights of Joel Freeland’s time with the Portland Trail Blazers so far. Freeland found a lot more success in his sophomore year, finishing up averaging 3.3 points and 4 rebounds per game while becoming a key part of Portland’s rotation in his 14 minutes per game.