Archive for December 2016

2016 ends in victory. Sharks go unbeaten in December.

Fourth-placed DBL Sharks Sheffield hold on to score a crucial road win at fifth-placed London Lions. BBL Championship London Lions 76 (25,41,57) (Niktash 19, Hassan 18, Taylor 17) DBL Sharks Sheffield 77 (15,39,64) (Riley 23, Rembert 17, Tuck 11) DBL Sharks Sheffield held on late in the game to overcome London Lions 77-76 at the…

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Sharks end the year in the Capital: Round 15 Previewed

The DBL Sharks Sheffield see out the old year this Friday in the capital as they venture south to take on the London Lions. The Sharks go into the game on a four match winning streak and with renewed optimism going into 2017 having assembled what looks to be a roster that can challenge for…

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Hark now hear the Sheffield Sing! Colin shoots down the Nix.

Sharks break Phoenix hearts right at the death BBL Championship DBL Sharks Sheffield 82 (22,42,61) (Riley 17,Thornton 15,Rembert 12) Cheshire Phoenix 79 (19,39,55) (Anderson 14,Brown Jnr 14,Wilcher 13, Briggs 13) A last-gasp triple from Colin Sing handed DBL Sharks Sheffield a dramatic 82-79 home success against struggling Cheshire Phoenix. Without a permanent head coach in…

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Christmas Cheer? Next Up It’s Cheshire: Round 14 previewed

It’s a swift return to action for the DBL Sharks Sheffield as they welcome Cheshire Phoenix to the EIS for a pre-Christmas encounter this Wednesday 21st December. The Sharks go into the game on the back of a scintillating 83-44 televised Yorkshire derby win over Leeds Force and will be looking to extend their winning…

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Sharks make Leeds feel the force in front of the cameras

The whole of Yorkshire came to party at the English Institute of Sport as DBL Sharks Sheffield convincingly defeated Leeds Force by 83-44 in front of the BBC cameras. A relatively tight game ensued for twenty minutes before the Sharks shot the lights out in the third period and cantered to an easy win in…

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Round 13: White Rose Derby on the BBC

Lights, camera, action! The DBL Sharks Sheffield return to action this Friday night with a televised Yorkshire derby clash against Leeds Force. The BBC cameras roll up at the EIS for the third of this season’s broadcast games with the Force currently holding a 1-0 lead in the best of three series. The Sharks, with…

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Sharks go Big with Kellen Thornton

After a myriad of injuries the DBL Sharks have decided to add some depth in the front court with the introduction of forward Kellen Thornton. Thornton, who stands at 6’8”, had a strong career during college particularly in his final year at Tennessee State averaging 16 ppg and 8 reb. Drafted in the second round…

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All BBL games now available via LiveBasketball.TV.

Basketball fans can now watch every BBL game live online via the new official British Basketball League streaming provider, LiveBasketball.TV. Games will be shown LIVE from Friday 02 December 2016. A LiveBasketball.TV membership costs £8.99 a month and grants fans access to every British Basketball League game, every major FIBA Championship such as Eurobasket 2017…

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