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Brits Abroad – Week 3 Round-up

October 21, 2014

Our latest round-up of Brits Abroad sees three members of the GB Senior National Team pick up their first wins at their new clubs. Ashley Hamilton helped the Cherkasy Monkeys (1-1) to a hard-fought 63-59 win to open their Superleague account in Ukraine with 15 points and 13 rebounds from the bench which included a […]

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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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Ogo Adegboye Joins Greek Side Aris on Short-Term Deal

October 14, 2014

Great Britain guard Ogo Adegboye is returning to Greece after a signing a short-term contract to play for A1 side Aris BC, the club has announced. The 27-year-old has penned an initial one-month deal to replace injured American Torey Thomas – having been without a club since the end of last season. At Nea Kifisia, […]

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Brits Abroad – Week 2 Round-up

October 14, 2014

In the second week of Brits Abroad, there were a number of impressive performances as well as three players earning their first professional victories. Here’s our round-up: Ovie Soko (pictured) led Bouzalac to a season-opening victory in the French Pro-B with 17 points and 5 rebounds in his first game as a pro. In the […]

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Gordon Hayward Dunks All Over Joel Freeland!

October 10, 2014

Gordon Hayward put GB’s Joel Freeland on a poster last night with a nasty two-handed dunk in Utah’s 109-105 win at Portland. Freeland went up for the block, but could do nothing to stop Hayward’s powerful throwdown. In 13+ minutes, the British forward/centre scored 7 points and collected 4 rebounds for the Trail Blazers. Check […]

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Brits Abroad – Week 1 Round-up

October 7, 2014

Each week, we’ll take a look at how various British players overseas are doing throughout their campaigns. Most started their seasons this past weekend, although a few already have a few games under their belt. Here’s a quick round-up: Myles Hesson continued his rise up the ranks in Germany by joining BBL side Eisbaren Bremerhaven […]

Sam Japhet-Mathias Making Noise in US After Transfer to Vermont Academy

October 4, 2014

England under-16 international and former Peckham Pride big man Sam Japhet-Mathias has headed to New York for the upcoming season after joining Vermont Academy. And it hasn’t taken long for him to make an impact, having arriving on September 23rd. According to Zagsblog.com, “in his opening week, the man-child had a coming out party in front […]

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Pops Mensah-Bonsu Leaves Denver Nuggets Training Camp

October 2, 2014

Pops Mensah-Bonsu has left Denver Nuggets training camp due to personal reasons, according to the Denver Post – just a few days after joining up with the team. The 31-year-old was announced on the initial training camp roster and had been aiming to secure a place on a 6th different NBA team and first since […]

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Fahro Alihodzic to Start Pro Career in Hungary After Manresa Deal Expires

October 2, 2014

British-Bosnian centre Fahro Alihodzic has joined Hungarian top division side Kaposvari KK to begin his professional career following a brief spell in Spain. The 25-year-old University of Alabama Birmingham graduate had penned a one-month contract with Liga Endesa outfit Manresa, but the short-term deal was not extended. Alihodzic worked out with Great Britain National Team […]

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Pops Mensah-Bonsu Signed for Denver Nuggets Training Camp

October 1, 2014

Great Britain forward Pops Mensah-Bonsu has been announced on the Denver Nuggets training camp roster that was released yesterday. The 6’9″ Mensah-Bonsu, has made no secret of his desire to return to the NBA, having appeared in 62 career NBA games for New Orleans, Toronto, Houston, San Antonio and Dallas, averaging 2.9 points and 2.9 […]