Bite or Fly? The visit of Bristol previewed…

18 Oct 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield enter game four of their six game home run by welcoming Bristol Flyers to the EIS this Friday. The Flyers have been a BBL success story since entering the league in 2014, improving year upon year, with the feeling that this is Coach Andreas Kapoulas best roster yet. The Sharks will…

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R.I.P. Kevin Cadle – A British Basketball Legend

16 Oct 2017

The British Basketball community is shocked and saddened to hear of the sudden and unexpected passing of a BBL legend in Kevin Cadle. The hugely respected and revered American coached almost 500 BBL games during his career and finished with a staggering overall record of 397 wins and 97 losses (2 ties). His 80% win…

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Irresistable Sharks prove too much for Raiders

14 Oct 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield took a 3-1 season record with a narrow 83-78 win over Plymouth in the third game of a six game home stretch. The Sharks were irresistible in a 29-11 opening quarter but found the Devonians much tougher for the rest of the contest and had to use all of their nouse…

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The Third Weekend Previewed…Plymouth visit The Tank

11 Oct 2017

Weekend number three of the new BBL season approaches for the DBL Sharks Sheffield with a relatively unknown quantity on the horizon. Plymouth Raiders are the third visitors to the EIS in a six week stretch with a new Coach and a much-changed roster. The Sharks will be looking to build on consecutive wins and…

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BBL Cup Final tickets available now!

11 Oct 2017

Support the DBL Sharks on our way to the Basketball Cup Finals Sunday 28th January 2018 at the Birmingham Arena (formerly Barclaycard Arena) The 2018 British Basketball Cup Finals will once again witness the best male and female ballers in the UK showcasing their skills at Arena Birmingham. Sunday 28 January 2018 will see the Basketball…

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Sheffield 1 Leeds 0 – Sharks take Game 1 of the Derby series.

07 Oct 2017

  It was 1-0 in the Yorkshire series and 2-1 for the season as the DBL Sharks Sheffield took down White Rose rivals Leeds Force by 98-71 in this second week encounter. The Sharks, while looking far from the finished article, returned three MVPs in Zach Gachette, Tony Wroblicky and Mackey McKnight and continued to…

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Who will be riding high? The Yorkshire Derby Preview.

04 Oct 2017

It is becoming one of the most eagerly anticipated fixtures in the BBL calendar. We are only in week two of the season but the first of the Yorkshire derbies takes place this Friday when Leeds Force are the visitors to the EIS to take on the DBL Sharks Sheffield. It was an unhappy opening…

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Bravehearts! Sharks come back from Glasgow with the win.

02 Oct 2017

Sharks bounce back from opening defeat to win in Glasgow. BBL Championship Glasgow Rocks 76-86 DBL Sharks Sheffield (28-27, 41-51, 65-66) DBL Sharks Sheffield recorded their first win of the season after beating Glasgow Rocks in front of a large crowd at the Emirates Arena. Atiba Lyons’ side bounced back from a home loss to…

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Sharks edged out by Surrey in Season Opener

30 Sep 2017

There was a disappointing and bruising 78-81 defeat for the DBL Sharks Sheffield in their opening game of the BBL season on home territory against Surrey Scorchers. There was nothing between the two sides all the way up to half time, where they went in tied at 42. A 6-0 tear in the middle of…

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Fear The Fin! The Opening Weekend Previewed…

27 Sep 2017

After the razzmatazz of the inaugural All-Stars Championship at the O2, it’s time to get down to business for the DBL Sharks Sheffield as the BBL Championship begins in earnest. Opening night on Friday sees Surrey Scorchers arrive at the EIS, keen to build on a reasonable finish to last season. The traditional double-header opening…

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Sharks edged out by Surrey in Season Opener

30 Sep 2017

There was a disappointing and bruising 78-81 defeat for the DBL Sharks Sheffield in their opening game of the BBL season on home territory against Surrey Scorchers. There was nothing between the two sides all the way up to half time, where they went in tied at 42. A 6-0 tear in the middle of…

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Fear The Fin! The Opening Weekend Previewed…

27 Sep 2017

After the razzmatazz of the inaugural All-Stars Championship at the O2, it’s time to get down to business for the DBL Sharks Sheffield as the BBL Championship begins in earnest. Opening night on Friday sees Surrey Scorchers arrive at the EIS, keen to build on a reasonable finish to last season. The traditional double-header opening…

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10 Years and counting! Coach Lyons on the New Season.

22 Sep 2017

Sharks Coach Atiba Lyons celebrates ten years at the helm of Yorkshire’s premier basketball team this season. As we round off our build-up to the new campaign, find out what he thinks of his new recruits, the teams he’ll be facing and the way he has been practicing his dash to the Power Play button…

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O2 Baby! The Season Opener with Chris, Mackey & Eddy

21 Sep 2017

We’re nearly there! The 2017-2018 BBL season begins in earnest with the All-Stars Championship at the O2 Arena this Sunday 24th September. We caught up with Chris Alexander, Mackey McKnight and Eddy Brownell during pre-season to hear their thoughts on their new club, the upcoming tournament in London and facing up to your brother in…

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Sharks launch Hurricane T-Shirt Fundraiser

21 Sep 2017

Hurricane Harvey and Irma have left devastation and innocent victims in Texas and Florida. With Coach Atiba Lyons family being from Florida and current/former players such as Mackey McKnight, BJ Holmes, and Tafari Toney living in Houston we thought we would chip in and do our share. We are hosting our official Hurricane T-Shirt Fundraiser…

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The New Season with Mike Tuck

20 Sep 2017

The 2017-2018 basketball season is almost upon us! The DBL Sharks round off pre-season this Friday 22nd September with a road trip to Worcester Wolves, followed by the season-opening All Stars event at the O2 Arena in London on Sunday. New to the game? Who better to explain what BBL and Sharks basketball is all…

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Dirk Williams brings his talents to Sheffield

15 Sep 2017

The DBL Sharks are proud to announce their final American import signing in way of 6’5 shooting guard/small forward Dirk Williams. Williams hails from Birmingham, Alabama and played his last two years in his hometown for University of Alabama at Birmingham. UAB play in the highly-touted Conference USA, which regular produce NBA and Euro league…

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Colin Sings for the last time at the Sharks

06 Sep 2017

  It is with mixed emotions that the DBL Sharks announce the departure of forward Colin Sing. Sing was all set to begin his 7th season at the Sheffield side when an unexpected opportunity arose for a teaching position in Dubai, an offer that Sing could not afford to refuse. Following a discussion with General Manager…

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730pm Fri 13 Oct 2017

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