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Lions Stun Newcastle Securing Play-off Spot

After hitting two crucial three-pointers in the closing minutes, Taylor locked in their first home win against Newcastle after three years to earn a play-off...

Moyo’s BBL Career Off To A Speedy Start

Known as 'the flash', Kevin Moyo has juggled being the youngest player for the Lions as well as a UEL Scholar and is looking to...

DiNunno’s Return Spells Defeat for Lions

Despite tough defensive efforts by the Lions, Cheshire guard DiNunno lifted his team to a third straight win with a last-second game winner, and sending...

How Strength and Conditioning is Changing UEL Scholars

When sport was first created, the key element to being good at an activity was to grasp the skill and then apply it in the arena of the...

DiNunno’s Return Threatens Lions

The London Lions host the high-soaring Cheshire Phoenix side after beating Plymouth 99-88 at home on the 10th March. Lions Forward Navid Niktash and Guard Alex...

UEL Win Title in Thrilling Match

The University of East London Women’s 1st team hosted the most important game of their season in the BUCS South Eastern 2A league against...

Niktash Signing Surges Lions to Playoffs

Since joining up with Nigel Lloyd’s squad in November of last year, Navid Niktash has been an undisputed success in the power forward role. From his...

Lions ‘Good For Fourth Place’

After a 99-88 triumph over the Plymouth Raiders on Friday (10th March) in the BBL Championships, the London Lions finally returned to winning form...

Hoop Dreams, London Style

In the sporting hub of London, basketball is a niche game that garners very little attention outside its small, but enthusiastic fanbase. However, since relocating...

Lions Dump Raiders to Resume Winning Ways

A valiant team effort by the Lions ended a three-game losing skid thanks to a 99-88 win against the Raiders in the race to...

Lions Strike Out At Home

Coach Lloyd’s side faced an unexpected loss from the Force 81-92, as Leeds sit second to the bottom in the table with five wins...

UEL Breeze Past Struggling Anglia Ruskin

UEL started brightly and took a five-point lead in the first few minutes, before a period of sloppy play ensued from both sides. As...

Tackie Looks For Big Blue Success

UEL will take on Oxford in a first versus second clash at 4 pm at the SportsDock tomorrow as the university holds its annual...

UEL Revisit Brunel Brawl

The teams are due to meet at the SportsDock at 1:30 to replay what was a fiery match back in November, which was abandoned...

Setting The Pacers For London

The Denver Nuggets and the Indiana Pacers faced off this Thursday in front of a sell-out crowd at The O2 arena. Both teams landed in...

Nelson Does His Duty

Victory against UEL looks to have almost guaranteed that Canterbury’s name will be etched on the BUCS South Eastern 4B trophy come the end...

Canterbury Blues for UEL

UEL men’s basketball thirds narrowly lost out to their title rivals Canterbury Christ Church in a hard-fought contest at the Sports Dock. Canterbury went into...

London Lions Escape First Quarter Takeover

The London Lions fell short to the Newcastle Eagles 80-87 in the first leg of the semi-final in the BBL Cup on Sunday afternoon...

New Cub Adds Fire to Lions Victory

Rashad Hassan caught fire on Friday night against Manchester Giants finishing the evening with 31 points edging the London Lions to another home win...

UEL Ease To Sussex Success

UEL's Tanika Rubin was outstanding for the home side as they thumped their opponents, 82-32; however it wasn’t plain sailing right from the start...

Lions Seeking Cup Redemption Against Newcastle

It was a weekend of highs and lows that saw the Lions take on the Leicester Riders, who remain undefeated in the championship league....

Two-time Champs Press For Another Title

It has been a brilliant start for UEL 1st team this season as they are currently sitting in third place in the BUCS Premier...

Fight Puts Paid To UEL And Brunel Clash

A dramatic incident on court led to a 15-point advantage for UEL over Brunel being lost, as the BUCS Premier South match at the...

Lions Ready to Challenge Riders

After an impressive road win in Plymouth, where the Lions dismantled the Raiders 84-64 in their own back yard, the London side will be...

Lions Bounce Back With Scorching Win

After a tough loss away to the Sheffield Sharks on Friday, who handed the Lions their first taste of defeat this season, coach Nigel...

UEL Face Oxford Test After Dismantling UWE

Despite losing their first match of the season away to Southampton Solent, defending champions UEL come into the match against Oxford with momentum after...

Lions Extend Winning Streak in Rampant Win

The London Lions hosted the Leeds Force in what was expected to be a tough game for the visitors who are yet to win...

Lions Aim For Six Of The Best

After another emphatic league win against the Manchester Giants on Sunday, the London Lions will look to continue their incredible start to the BBL...

BBL And WBBL Finals On The Red Button 

Sead Dizdarevic reports on the news that the BBL and WBBL playoff finals will be shown on the BBC via the red button.  Following the success...

A Bright For British Basketball 

Sead Dizdarevic reports on the growing popularity of the British Basketball League (BBL).  Basketball’s popularity has grown massively in the UK, and is now widely...
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Barking’s Must Win Game

Connor Mackay previews the Barking Abbey Crusaders upcoming WBBL playoff game against the Sevenoaks Suns... The Barking Abbey Crusaders take on Sevenoaks Suns in the...

Playoff Bound Lions Secure 6th Place

Sead Dizdarevic reports on the Lions last game of the season against newly crowned champions Leicester Riders. London Lions won their final game of the...

Eagles Soar Above The Lions

Sead Dizdarevic reports on a last-gasp defeat for London Lions. The Esh Group Eagles Newcastle rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat the London Lions...

Lions Roar To Victory Over Wolves

Sead Dizdarevic reports on a victorious evening at the CopperBox... London Lions keep their top six finish hopes alive after a much needed 101-89 victory of...

Making A Dream A Reality

Connor Mackay met up with London Lions star Kai Williams to talk about his journey from Canada to the BBL. Kai Williams, one half of...

Titans To Face The Thunder

Tensions rise, as a top-of-the-table battle is approaching in local wheelchair basketball. Teri Dormer reports. London Titans will travel down to Forest Hill Secondary School...

London Lions’ Easter treat

Sead Dizdarevic reports on Lions' coaching over the Easter holiday. The Lions are offering basketball enthusiasts between the ages of 7-18 the chance to play...

London Titans’ European Battle

UEL students hunt for European glory with the London Wheelchair basketball team as Kieran Baldwin reports... University of East London students, Jacob Robinson and Harry...

Basketball Clinic for the Kids

Connor Mackay reports on the London Lions stars giving the youth a basketball master class. The London Lions are happy to promote basketball in the...

Lions’ Pride

Connor Mackay reports on a night of redemption for the Lions at the CopperBox... The London Lions banished the horrors of their last game to...

London Lions Get Sorched by Surrey’s Fourth Quarter Comeback

Connor Mackay reports on a victory that turned the Lions into pussycats... Surrey Scorchers rallied to victory with a fourth quarter master class against the...

Titans Triumph Over The Cobras

Kieran Baldwin reports on a thrilling basketball game at the CopperBox... London Titans defeated Leicester Cobras 57-33 at the Copperbox arena in what proved to...

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