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Chris Tubbs Creates Basketball Series ‘Out of Doors’ Project

September 25, 2014

Chris Tubbs is exhibiting his Basketball Series ‘Out of Doors’ having travelled the world to take rare shots of hoops over the last ten years. The London-based photographer began the project when he came across a forgotten sports facility in Cuba and has since gone on to take over 300 images from 35+ different countries. […]

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Michael Jordan Goes Around the World and Makes 11 Consecutive Shots

August 6, 2014

51-year-old Michael Jordan rolled back the years at his training camp after making 11 shots in a row in front of a large group of inspired youngsters. Check out the video below as MJ goes around the world.

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England Basketball to Upgrade Offices with Move to EIS

August 1, 2014

England Basketball are relocating their offices to the English Institute of Sport Sheffield (EIS Sheffield) after agreeing a long term deal with SIV, a sporting facility charity in Sheffield. It is the latest move under CEO Huw Morgan, who is understood to have been putting the national governing body through a major reshuffle over the […]

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Deng Makes Final Call to Complete EB Survey

May 8, 2014

Great Britain and NBA star Luol Deng has made a final call to UK basketball fans to complete England Basketball’s #YouAreBasketball survey to win a trip to see him play in the NBA next season – before the survey is wrapped up this weekend. “Basketball has given me so much, and by filling in this […]

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Carl Wheatle & Sam Japhet-Mathias Selected as UK Representatives at Jordan Brand Classic

March 3, 2014

England Under-16s Carl Wheatle and Sam Japhet-Mathias have been selected to participate in this year’s prestigious Jordan Brand Classic International Tour from 7-9th March in Barcelona. Wheatle, a 1998 born guard, signed a four year deal with Italian side Angelico Biella in November (originally a London Greenhouse Pioneers product), and represented England Under-16s this past […]

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Comedian Jack Whitehall Talks about His Night Out with LeBron in Manchester

February 24, 2014

Check out this awesome excerpt from Jonathan Ross as comedian Jack Whitehall explains to Jonathan a spontaneous night out he ended up having with the USA basketball team including Lebron James who took a certain liking to ‘JW’ aka ‘the white guy’.

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Luol Deng to Launch Basketball Academy in Brixton

February 20, 2014

Luol Deng has announced he will be launching a basketball academy this summer in his adopted hometown, Brixton, South London. DENG academy will be based at Evelyn Grace Academy, and be a partnership with his Luol Deng Foundation, Nike, and Reforming Black Britain. Taking to his Facebook page this morning to announce the news, the […]

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Sport England Announces Increase of Funding…But Not to England Basketball

January 23, 2014

Sport England have announced they will invest an additional £2.3million of funding for basketball from 2013-2017, but in a major blow to the national governing body, it will go to independent providers of the sport, not England Basketball. The British Basketball League’s community arm, the BBL Foundation, will receive £1.9million, and Reach & Teach, who […]

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Huw Morgan, New England Basketball CEO, Sits Down with Hoopsfix

November 29, 2013

Two weeks ago (apologies it’s a little late), just five days into his new role with England Basketball as CEO, Huw Morgan sat down with Hoopsfix to talk the new job. It was still early days, so he couldn’t go into many specifics, but still provided a lot of interesting insight, including his background, how […]

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NBA Announces Exclusive Multi-Year TV Deal with BT Sport for the UK

November 28, 2013

The NBA will be returning to UK television screens after BT Sport and the NBA have reached an agreement for exclusively live television coverage of top NBA games and programming in the UK and Ireland. The multi-year agreement, which begins this Sunday, December 1st, with Indiana Pacers vs LA Clippers (8:30pm UK tip), will see […]