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Myles Hesson DENIES Tim Ohlbrecht at the Rim!

November 24, 2014

GB forward Myles Hesson soared high to swat away the shot of former NBA centre Tim Ohlbrecht in German BBL action on Sunday. The 24-year-old finished with 11 points and 5 rebounds off the bench as Bremerhaven suffered an agonising 88-86 loss at the buzzer against Hesson’s former team, Ratiopharm Ulm. Check out his block […]

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Luol Deng Has 19 of His 26 in the First Half in Win Over Charlotte (Highlights)

November 24, 2014

Luol Deng scored 19 of his 26 points in the first half and the Heat watched Charlotte miss three potential go-ahead shots in the final seconds on the way to beating the Hornets 94-93 on Sunday night and snapping a three-game home slide. “We did it together, we really moved the ball well,” Deng said […]

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Teddy Okereafor Scores Career High 29pts to Lead Rider University to Victory

November 22, 2014

Teddy Okereafor produced a career-high of 29 points to guide Rider University to a 78-74 win against Lehigh on Friday night. The London-born guard has made an immediate impact to his junior season having sat out the entire 2013-14 campaign following his transfer from VCU. Okereafor shot 8-12 from the field for his 29 points […]

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Brits in College: Week 1 Recap

November 21, 2014

With the college basketball season once again in full swing, it’s time to begin our weekly check in with how Brits are getting on in NCAA Division 1. Player of the Week Gabe Olaseni | Iowa | Senior | Centre Olaseni has played a crucial role for the Hawkeyes in their opening three games at […]

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Pops Mensah-Bonsu Signs for Hapoel Jerusalem

November 20, 2014

GB forward Pops Mensah-Bonsu has joined Hapoel Jerusalem in Israel, the club has announced. The 31-year-old was invited to the Denver Nuggets training camp last month, before leaving shortly after due to personal reasons. ‘Pops’ spent last season in Turkey with Galatasaray, averaging 10.6 points and 6.8 rebounds per game in the TBL (highlights here). […]

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Brits Abroad – Week 7 Round-up

November 18, 2014

Check out the latest round-up to see how the British players overseas fared in the past seven days: Luol Deng suffered three consecutive defeats for Miami (6-5) before missing their sole victory against Brooklyn on Monday. He saw extended minutes in all three games, scoring a week-high 19 points in the 114-103 loss to Atlanta. […]

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Devon van Oostrum Loaned Out to Kouvot in Finland

November 14, 2014

GB and Laboral Kutxa guard Devon van Oostrum is off to Finland for his latest loan adventure after joining Korisliiga side Kouvot. The 21-year-old had been loaned out to KK Cibona, but the spell in Croatia proved unsuccessful with DVO receiving limited court time. Laboral have been keen for the GB international to gain an […]

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The Ultimate List of British Basketball Players in US Colleges 2014/15

November 14, 2014

With the 2014-15 college basketball season upon us, it’s that time of the year for the ultimate list of Brits that are plying their trade across the pond. Check out last season’s list, the 2012/13 season, the 2011/12 season here, and the 2010/11 season here). There will be 30 players on NCAA Division 1 rosters this season, […]

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Justin Robinson Agrees to Apollon Return

November 13, 2014

GB’s Justin Robinson is heading back to Cyprus to re-join Apollon according to Eurobasket.com, having first played for the club in the 2011-12 season. The 27-year-old guard had been without a team since the end of last season, where he spent the year in Hungary with spells at Falco KC and Atomeromu, where he averaged […]

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Joel Freeland Proves Instrumental in Charlotte Victory, Dunks Past Jefferson!

November 12, 2014

Portland and GB forward Joel Freeland proved his worth on Tuesday night, as he was instrumental in the Blazers’ 23 point come from behind victory, 102-100, over Charlotte. Freeland had 5 points and 7 rebounds in just 16 minutes, but played huge fourth quarter minutes and helped shut down Hornets big man Al Jefferson. Jefferson, […]