Valiant effort from the Sharks but Riders take the win

The DBL Sharks Sheffield went down by 80-71 on the road at Leicester Riders but it still wasn’t enough to confirm Riders BBL title due to win for Newcastle at home to Glasgow by 103-86. The Sharks were vastly improved from their aberration in front of the cameras against Glasgow and it is now a…

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Another weekend in front of the cameras! Round 29 previewed…

The DBL Sharks Sheffield tackle another double-header weekend as the race for Playoff places well and truly hots-up. Just five games remain in regular season and will prove key in sorting out the post-season seedings. Friday night sees a visit to Champions-elect Leicester, now well out of reach of second placed Newcastle and surely only…

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Exclusive pre-sale for the British Basketball All-Stars Championship

The British Basketball All-Stars Championship has launched! This exciting new event will take place at The O2, London on Sunday, September 24 and British Basketball League followers have an exclusive opportunity to book their tickets before they go on general sale! Showcasing the best of British basketball talent on a grand stage at The O2…

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Sharks rolled by Rocks in front of cameras

It was a disappointing night for the DBL Sharks Sheffield as they were comprehensively beaten by the Glasgow Rocks 84-55 in front of the BBC TV cameras. The Sharks never recovered from a 15-2 start by the Rocks and the game was dead as a contest by the final ten minutes as 42-62 became 55-84…

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#SheffieldHoopsOnTheBBC. Round 28 previewed…

A unique showcase of Sheffield basketball awaits fans of the DBL Sharks Sheffield this coming Friday. Not only do the SharkNation get to witness an intriguing third versus fourth place clash between the home side and Glasgow Rocks, the game is preceded by the region’s premier women’s team, the City of Sheffield Hatters taking on…

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Matchroom Sport launch new British Basketball All-Stars Championship at The 02

Barry Hearn’s Matchroom Sport, in partnership with the British Basketball League, have announced the British Basketball All-Stars Championship to take place at The O2, London on Sunday, September 24, live on Sky Sports. Hearn enters the fray in basketball introducing a new, entertaining take on the fast-paced game with a record-breaking £100,000 prize fund. Five…

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Sharks climb table after final period blitz

Sharks come alive in last quarter to slow down Scorchers BBL Championship Surrey Scorchers 78 (22,50,67) (McCray 25, Rollins 14, Ogedengbe/Taylor 13) DBL Sharks Sheffield 86 (15,39,56) (Riley 22, Rembert 17, Guercy 13) DBL Sharks Sheffield overturned an 11-point deficit heading into the fourth as they defeated Surrey Scorchers 78-86 on the road. The visitors…

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All Star Sharks head to Surrey. Round 27 previewed…

After a successful weekend that saw four players honoured in the BBL All Star team of the week, the DBL Sharks Sheffield need to refocus ahead of a tricky Mothering Sunday trip to Surrey Scorchers. The Scorchers are coming up on the rails and have edged their way into the eighth and final playoff space.…

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This One’s for you Skipper! Sharks topple Eagles!

Well it may have taken three years and twenty days but when the DBL Sharks Sheffield beat BBL giants Newcastle Eagles boy do they make it a game to remember! A 21-0 run that began with 11 seconds of the third quarter to play and lasted seven minutes into the fourth was key to a…

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High flying Eagles drop by the Tank – Round 26 previewed

The DBL Sharks Sheffield welcome the highly-decorated Newcastle Eagles to the EIS this Friday as the tough fixtures continue to roll in thick and fast. The Eagles are currently second in the BBL table having played a game more than leaders Leicester and holding a 19-5 record. Like the Sharks, the Eagles fell to a…

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