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Spalding Agree 3 Year Deal as Official Ball Supplier of England Basketball

July 11, 2014

Spalding has signed a three year deal with England Basketball to become the official ball supplier of the English Basketball League, starting for the 2014-15 season. The agreement will see all registered national league clubs utilising Spalding balls for league competitions. The deal is the latest in Spalding’s big push for the UK market, having […]

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Karolis Stepanavicius Handed 2 Year Ban By England Basketball

May 29, 2014

Karolis Stepanavicius has been charged by England Basketball with post-game improper conduct of a violent and threatening nature towards a game official, following the incident at the end of the 2014 EBL Division 3 Playoff Final on 12th April. After a full disciplinary process, Stepanavicius has been “suspended immediately from all basketball activity under the […]

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EBL Junior Final Fours 2014: Results & Analysis

May 5, 2014

The 2014 EBL Junior Final Fours took place this weekend at the EIS, Sheffield, with the top four teams in the U14, U16 and U18 age groups fighting it out for the right to be called National Champions. See below for full results, leading scorers plus a few notes as they happened. Under 18 Final […]

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England Basketball Announce EBL League Structures For 2014/15

May 1, 2014

England Basketball have announced the structure of the National Leagues for the 2014/15 season with a number of new teams entering the ranks at the Division 4 level. With Division 1 Leeds Carnegie and The Bristol Academy Flyers joining the BBL next season, the league will remain at 14 teams with EB deciding not to […]

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Jack Stannard BREAKS Defender & Finishes in D1 Final!

April 29, 2014

Check out Leeds Carnegie point guard and eventual MVP Jack Stannard giving a Reading defender the business before hitting the long jumper in the Division 1 Senior Men’s Final at the EBL Senior Finals in Manchester this weekend. Stannard finished with 27 points, 5 rebounds and 2 assists as Carnegie took the title.

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Leeds Carnegie Claim the Title; EB Senior Final Fours Recap

April 27, 2014

Leeds Carnegie had a perfect ending in Division 1, with a 71-65 upset win over treble winners Reading Rockets in the playoff final on Sunday afternoon at the Amaechi Basketball Centre in Manchester. Jack Stannard was named MVP, bouncing back from a 2-17 shooting game in the semi-final, to come up huge when it mattered […]

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Alex Dorr Dominates as Derby Claim EBL Division 2 Playoff Crown

April 27, 2014

In a firey game between the two best sides in EBL Division 2, Alex Dorr dominated from the off on his way to an MVP performance of 19 points and 20 rebounds to lead Derby to a 74-57 win over Ipswich in the Division 2 Playoff Final at the Amaechi Basketball Centre in Manchester on […]

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Rowell Graham Putback Dunk on Former Team at EB Senior Final Fours!

April 27, 2014

Check out Leeds Carnegie’s Rowell Graham rising up for the one handed putback dunk on his former team, Essex Leopards, at the EBL Senior Final Fours at the Amaechi Basketball Centre in Manchester. Rowell and Carnegie advanced to the final where they will face Reading on Sunday afternoon.

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EBL Senior National Final Fours Preview

April 23, 2014

The EBL season comes to a close this coming weekend at the Amaechi Centre in Manchester with the Division 1 Final Fours and Division 2 Playoff Final. Who will join Liverpool (D4) and London Greenhouse Pioneers (D3) as playoff champs? EBL Division 1 In the Division 1 playoffs the weekend will take a Final-Four format […]

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Hoopsfix EBL 2013/14 Season Awards

April 17, 2014

These are the Hoopsfix awards for the 2013/14 EBL season. The selections were made by James Quinn who covers all things EBL at Hoopsfix.com and are not related to the awards recently handed out by England Basketball. EBL Division 1 The title of the Hoopfsix Division 1 player of the year is awarded to Reading […]